“POWER TO PREDICT THE FUTURE” - Nestled in the mountain cliffs, the home of the famous oracle is perched dramatically on the edge of a grove leading to the sea, west of an extraordinary ancient site. In antiquity, Delphi was considered the holiest place in Greece and the “Navel” of the Earth.
The Sanctuary of Sounion, with the astonishing temple of Poseidon, is one of the most important sanctuaries in Attica.
“THE SACRED ROCK” - You don't have to look far in Athens to encounter perfection. Towering above all—both physically and spiritually—is the Acropolis, the ancient city of upper Athens. The Greek term "Acropolis" means "High City," and today's traveler, who climbs this table-like hill, is paying tribute to the prime source of Western civilization.
“RICH IN GOLD” - The ancient citadel of Mycenae ruled a large portion of the Mediterranean world from 1500 BC to 1100 BC.
The most famous object from the treasure found here is the so-called "Death Mask of Agamemnon".
(Photo: Lions Gate)