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  1. Ancient Greece: Ancient Greek Heroines - The Athletic Atalanta

    Atalanta, one of various female hunters in Greek mythology, could out-run, out-hunt and out-wrestle ...
  2. World Travel: Greece - Winter In Greece

    Winter in Greece has something for everyone and everything for some!

    It is natural to ...
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  3. Ancient Greece: Bees in Greek Mythology

    Greek mythology provides a surprising variety of references to bees. This article looks at the mythical ...
  4. Ancient Greece: Aphrodite - Ancient Grecce's Embodiment of Beauty

    Aphrodite was worshiped in Ancient Greece as the goddess of beauty, love, sexuality, pleasure and the ...
  5. Ancient Greece: The Ancient Greek Olympics

    The first ancient Greek Olympics at Olympia were sacred to Greek religion. Later, they evolved into ...
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  6. Ancient Greece: Ares, the Greek God of War

    Maybe because he was the god of war and battle, war booty and anger, fear and violence, Ares was disliked ...
  7. Ancient Greece: The Ancient Greek Oracle of Apollo and Gaia at Delphi

    The Oracle of Delphi was dedicated to the earth goddess Gaia before the sacred site was rededicated ...
  8. Ancient Greece: Weapons and Ancient Dress of the Women Warriors

    The ancient weaponry and varied warrior clothing of the fierce Amazons reflect these women warriors' ...
  9. Ancient Greece: Women Warriors in Greek Mythology

    Fierce, single-breasted warriors and expert horse riders, known to kill their male offspring, Amazons ...
  10. World Travel: Greek Travel Guide Part 2

    Mykonos

    Mykonos is undoubtedly an attractive place in Greece. It has the famous architectural ...
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  11. World Travel: Greek Travel Guide Part 1

    Athens

    The city of Athens deserves to be called the capital of Greece. First time travellers ...
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  12. Ancient Greece: Spartan Women - Helen of Troy, Queen of Sparta

    Helen of Troy, often regarded as the most beautiful woman in the world, famously sparked the Trojan ...
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  13. Ancient Greece: Ancient Greek Olympic Games Revival - Birth of First Modern Olympics

    Their revival conceived in an 1833 poem, it took more than sixty years for the Olympic Games to become ...
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  14. Greek Recipes: Greek Salad and Parmesan Chicken Pita Recipe

    Prepare an authentic Greek Salad, parmesan chicken strips and a spicy hummus spread. Slather hummus ...
  15. Ancient Greece: Ancient Greek Musical Contests at the Pythian Games, Delphi

    Dedicated to Apollo, the Pythian Games at Delphi celebrated Ancient Greek music. Archaeological has ...
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  16. Ancient Greece: The Temple of Athena at Sounion

    Less prominent than the sanctuary of Poseidon, the temple of Athena at Sounion demonstrates the interplay ...
  17. Ancient Greece: Who Were the Centaurs?

    Half man half horse, the Centaur Cheiron was, unlike his violent fellow Centaurs, a wise, benevolent ...
  18. Greek Recipes: Healthy and Delicious Greek Recipes With Spinach

    Greek Spinach Recipes are becoming increasingly popular. Greek Spinach Recipes combine the excellent ...
  19. Ancient Greece: Corinth - A Brief history

    Corinth is an ancient city with a long and varied history; it has experienced periods of great wealth ...
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  20. Hellenic Polytheism: Encountering the Gods

    “Olympians adopt all manner of incognitos for their appearances before Homeric heroes, sometimes cloaking ...
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