I'm going to Paris this weekend! I'm so very excited! Anyway, my computer nearly died last night (and my camera's dead too :( Curse you Hermes!) so I thought I'd save some photos on here- also so you can see my photos (and photos by friends) too! Okay, consider this the clip show of blog posts.
polygonal walls- Earthquake proof
The Reconstructed columns from Athena's temple below the temple to Apollo
Around Athens (limtd)
View of the Acropolis from the Pnyx
From the Acropolis
Artistic shot of the columns on the Acropolis by Tom
I finally got to ride a donkey!
Valley of the Butterflies. Unforunately, butterfly-less but still pretty
In the Venetian ruins of Old Rhodes
Istanbul-to be added once I get the photos
Shot from Palamadi of the Argive Plain
The Corinth Canal, which seperates Attica from the Peloponnese
The stadium at Epidarus, the healing sanctuary
The most acoustically perfect theater in the Mediterranean. Ain't bad to look at either
Methone- castle in the ocean. The Venetians know how to do it.
Mycenae- Tomb of Agamemnon
On the citadel of Mystra
Fort at Nafplia
Water fortress in Nafplia called, I want to say a Boutari but that might be the name for the pit used to sacrifice to heroes. One or the other.
THIS IS SPARTA
Descent from the Thousand Step staircase in Palamadi
The toppled columns from the Temple of Zeus at Olympia, which held the Statue of Zeus one of the Wonders of the Ancient World.
Shot from the Grand Canal
St. Michael's Square
A shamelessly reconstructed Knossos
The Malata Caves, man-made sarcophagi pits from the Roman period later used as a crash pad for hippies and featured on the cover of TIME
The longest written legal code inscribed on stone
Windmill by Hillary
Beach near Brauron