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We saw the majesty of ancient Delphi, including the Temple
of Apollo, where the oracle once prophesied.
This ancient sanctuary is beautifully set in a landscape fit for a god,
at the foot of a mountain with a vista over olive groves to the Bay of Itea.
We then visited the Delphi Archaeological Museum.
We had lunch at …
We’re on the road again.
A very comfortable bus. We’re
driving through the huge mountain range through central Greece.
We stopped at a workshop where they make icons for the Greek
Orthodox Church. They first make the
canvas they paint on by using very fine cotton cloth and coat it with paste,
plaster and …
... temples to him here. Additionally, Apollo's prophetesses were stationed at Delphi, bestowing great wisdom and fortune telling for Greeks under the premise of the "Oracle at Delphi". Delphi, as a result of this mythological pull, became a center of knowledge, as people from major cities, even Asian and African foreigners, gathered at Delphi and exchanged information while waiting to see the Oracle.
... navemoussaka, stuffed peppers, gyros/souvlaki and more Greek salad. The whole gyros/Souva can be confusing but we've come to the conclusion that gyros is shaved meat where as Souva is off a shish kebab, big or small. You can get either on a plate or of course in pita. Yet to drink enough Alfas (the best of the Greek beers with mythos second and fix in 3rd) or litres of wine ( that's right you order house wine by the litre for about 6euro ) to warrant a gyros in pita ...
... in persuading them into cutting her several olive branches which we later learned would be used to crown the victors from the race. We arrived at the ancient Olympic site just after 8am, well ahead of the tour buses. We made our processional to the entrance of the Olympic stadium and each of us took the honor of entering the stadium through the original tunnel. With Yiayia Stella as the judge, and photographer, the five of us lined ...