According to myth the battlefield where the Amazons suffered a crushing defeat against Dionysos and his war elephants, was at the foot of Stefana Hill, right across this plateau. In ancient times the place was known as Panaima, bloody field. The soil is still red.

Selected for Google Maps and Google Earth

Sign up to comment. Sign in if you already did it.

Photo details

  • Uploaded on October 2, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by c.s.
    • Camera: KONICA MINOLTA DiMAGE X1
    • Taken on 2005/10/11 15:52:32
    • Exposure: 0.005s (1/200)
    • Focal Length: 7.70mm
    • F/Stop: f/7.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO50
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

Groups