Nafplio, Mycenae, and Epidauros - Greece then and now October 6th 2008 The ruins at Mycenae represents the stuff Greek tragedies are made of. As one version of the legend has king Agamemnon returning from the Trojan war, only to be killed in his bathtub by his wife and her lover. She was angry because he may have had their daughter sacrificed. Hows that for drama. These ruins are older than the acropolis in Athens, the original walls were built around 1300bc. If ... read more
Europe » Greece » Pelopennese » Nafplion Greece achieved its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1829. During the second half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, it gradually added neighboring islands and territories, most with Greek-speaking populations. In Worl... ... read more
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We couldn't be described as adventurous, but we did travel around Europe while living in Poland, from late 2007 until 2009.
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