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Faces of an Emperor

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Nineteen hundred years ago, a young Roman aristocrat, Publius Aelius Hadrianus, became Emperor of the Roman Empire. Heir to Emperor Trajan, he assumed the official name Caesar Traianus Hadrianus Augustus and remained in power for the next 21 years, from … Continue reading

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25+ centuries of history in one sweep of the eye

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Where can you find all the history of a city in a 180o panorama? Where can you see buildings spanning more than 25 centuries all within view of each other? Where can you find all that in the middle of … Continue reading

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A guided tour of Plaka

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Plaka is the name of the historic district, in the centre of Athens. Inhabited continuously since prehistoric times it contains countless monuments, spanning more than three millenia of history. Every time I have a guided tour in Plaka, I face … Continue reading