These Spartans were on time

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During the 34th “Authentic” Athens Marathon a group of runners, dressed a bit like the Spartans of the movie “300,” (but with modern running shoes and socks) made heads turn. The Polish runners belong to a group called “Spartans for … Continue reading


Photo of the week: Marathon lake

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A flock of aquatic birds in the lake of Marathon, a few kilometres outside Athens, herald the arrival of spring. Artificially created, as a result of the building of the dam of Marathon, in 1929, the lake serves both as a … Continue reading