February 28, 2008

Archaeological Site of Ancient Olympia

Olympia is a city that symbolizes peace, brotherhood and truce. It is the birthplace of the Olympic Games and is dedicated to Zeus, the father of the Gods. Ancient Olympia offers a myriad of treasures that appeal to all who are interested in the way of life of ancient times and more particularly, ancient Greece. The archaeological site consists of the Altis, the sanctuary of Zeus surrounded by notable buildings and structures, monuments and statues. If you are visiting Greece, you must not miss the beauty and history of Ancient Olympia.

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