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Photo of the week: parrot on a temple

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What did I see a few days ago, looking up at the familiar temple of Hephestus and Athena (aka Theseion)? Theseus, the famous hero, looking like a pirate, with a large green parrot on his shoulder. And while the hero was locked … Continue reading

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Photo of the week: The columns of Theseion

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Still standing, the columns of Theseion bear the marks of 25 centuries of geological and historic events. Shaken out of their alignment by earthquakes and pockmarked with bullet holes from the civil war of the late forties, they still support … Continue reading