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So near, yet so far, a trip to the ancient theatre at Epidauros

It was the evening after the August full moon, the 19th of August when my friend and I went to see “The Birds” by Aristophanes being performed in the ancient theatre at Epidauros. I was really looking forward to it … Continue reading

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Corinth Ancient and Modern

Did you know that there is an acropolis in Corinth which was occupied in ancient times as well as more modern ones? Not many tourists can say that they have visited Acrocorinth (Upper Corinth) although the views from it are … Continue reading

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Epidauros, the Ancient Theatre, Peloponnese, Greece

  The theatre at Epidauros is an example of how the ancient architects were masters of acoustics. You can stand right at the top of the rows of theatre seats, and if someone drops a small coin in the centre … Continue reading

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