Friday, 18 March 2011

DISCOVER ATHENS - Acropolis Visit

Newcomers gather

Newcomers looking towards Filopappou

Newcomers listen intently to Mahie

Looking over Athens

Part of the Propylaea

The Erechtheion the most sacred site of the Acropolis where Poseidon and Athena had their contest over who would be the Patron of the city.

Newcomers and guests

One of the earliest examples of recycling

Marble roof tiles from the Parthenon

Looking down onto the Sanctuary of Asclepius

Mahie and Di

Temple of Athena Nike built to commemorate the Athenians victory over the Persians

Looking down on the Ancient Agora

The Acropolis from Mars hill