Lycabettus Athens Greece

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Air-conditioned spaces for the public - Athens Municipal interactive map

Corinth Canal Greece 1974

Extra large image of the 1974 Corinth Canal bridge



The Corinth Canel, July 1974

Note the giant Phoenix and Soldier emblem on the bridge. The original Phoenix emblem for Greece dates to 1822. The Greek colonels who took power in 1967 used the emblem (with a soldier before the Phoenix) extensively during their reign.

Soldier and Phoenix Greece

Greek Junta Phoenix and Soldier emblem upon the bridge

View a contemporary color photograph of the Corinth Canal.

The Acropolis in Athens Greece

The Acropolis - Parthenon and More


The Country Cooking of Greece - Amazon - 384 Pages

The Greeks - National Geographic

National Geographic The Greeks: An Illustrated History - AMAZON


Touring Athens: Rick Steves Pocket Athens - Amazon

Rick Steves Pocket guidebooks truly are a “tour guide in your pocket.” This colorful, compact 220-page book includes Rick's advice for prioritizing your time, whether you're spending 1 or 7 days in a city. Everything a busy traveler needs is easy to access: a neighborhood overview, city walks and tours, sights, handy food and accommodations charts, an appendix packed with information on trip planning and practicalities, and a fold-out city map.




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