Roman Forum

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Roman Period (86 BC-267 with the Roman Forum was built just east of the Roman (86 BC by Octavian in August and with money his uncle Julius Caesar, the new commercial center of Athens, the Roman market. Thus, the market is purely political and cultural center. The brilliance of this market and general of Athens, will last until 267 AD when the invading Heruli completely destroying the entire city. Monuments Market flattened all apart from the Temple of Hephaestus, which happens, surprisingly, little damage.

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Comments (398)

Zygmunt Borowski on December 26, 2014

Nice photo of ancient detail - like

Friendly greetings and I wish all the best in New 2015 Year - Zygmunt

Nicola Manini on January 1, 2015

Very nice! L349 I suggested a slightly more accurate location.

Best wishes for 2015!

Ciao, Nick

elakramine on January 19, 2015

LIKE: 350 , very nice picture !!! !

Friendly greetings, elakramine

Jaroslav Kuhtreiber on February 9, 2015

Výborné zachytenie L+F. Zdravým Jaro

Buts Yuri on February 17, 2015

Interesting photo! LIKE ! Best wishes, Buts_YV

Antonio Aroca on February 21, 2015

Buen disparo y estupenda información, L352+F37. Un cordial saludo.

Far lang on March 25

Beautiful Image. FAV+LIKE. Greetings, Heinz.

FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!! L 353 + F 38 + Fav photographer. Nice weekend, Paolo

Augustinas Plikis on March 30

Amazing old architecture!Like!

Ijaz Ahmad Mughal on March 30

Marvelous shot, great composition .LIKE & FAVORITE :))) .Best greetings from Ijaz Ahmad

Marc Lat on April 8

Wonderful scenery, Great composition!
Friendly greetings, Marc

Augustinas Plikis on April 10

Beautiful view!

Remarkable shot!

Well done, L&F

Best wishes from north of Iran. on May 8

Νίκος: a lo largo de la historia unas culturas se superponen a otras. Buena toma de estas ruinas romanas.

LIKE 357 + FAV. 41.

Saludos de Eliseo.

Augustinas Plikis on May 21

Perfect view!

42/358,Beautiful view,best regards,TEDDY

Jonas12611 on July 4

Thank You for visiting my collection.
Like #360 for perfect composition documentary photo. Friendly greetings, Jonas.

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Photo taken in Athens, Greece

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  • Uploaded on November 28, 2010
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    by Νίκος Γεωργακόπουλος
    • Camera: Canon EOS 450D
    • Taken on 2010/11/27 17:28:32
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/640)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/8.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash