The Argo (ship of the Argonauts)

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Video 1 - Video 2- Video 3 The Argo in Greek mythology was the ship on which they boarded in Iolkos Argonauts to Colchis to go in and get the Golden Fleece. It took its name from the manufacturer of Argos, son of Phrixus and Chalkiopis. The Argo is described as the fastest and most robust boat of its time. It was also extremely light, to enable the transfer ashore by the crew. After the campaign the Argonauts spent their ship in the temple of Poseidon on the Isthmus. According to legend, the Argo is associated with the end of Jason. The Argo was later transferred to the sky and transformed the namesake constellation.

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Thanasis Germanos on February 7, 2012

The Argo in Greek mythology was the ship on which they boarded in Iolkos Argonauts to Colchis to go in and get the Golden Fleece. It took its name from the manufacturer of Argos, son of Phrixus and Chalkiopis. The Argo is described as the fastest and most robust boat of its time. It was also extremely light, to enable the transfer ashore by the crew. After the campaign the Argonauts spent their ship in the temple of Poseidon on the Isthmus. According to legend, the Argo is associated with the end of Jason. The Argo was later transferred to the sky and transformed the namesake constellation.

Sofia Siatravani on February 7, 2012

Kαλησπέρα Θανάση!

Ευχαριστώ για την επίσκεψη!

Θαυμάσια φωτογραφία και χρήσιμες πληροφορίες για την Αργώ που είναι σημαντικό κομμάτι της ιστορίας του Βόλου!

Αρέσει 1

Χαιρετισμούς, Σοφία.

Thanasis Germanos on February 7, 2012

Ευχαριστώ Σοφία για την δική σου επίσκεψη και το σχόλιο σου. Θανάσης

Sławek K. on February 7, 2012

Amazing picture,beautiful! Like! Best regards from Ukraine.

bucefal on February 7, 2012

Wonderful ancient ship. LIKE

Many thanks for your visits & comments.

Friendly greetings from Ukraine.

Roman.

Charlotte Boutros De… on February 8, 2012

Hello

Wonderful shot!, LIKE.

Warm Wishes from Lebanon.

CHARLOTTE

Slavа on February 8, 2012

Great view Thanasis Germanos , liked, best wishes, Slava

Bassam Jayousi on February 8, 2012

Beautiful photo. L+F

Greetings, Bassam

*natalia* on February 8, 2012

from something old! beautiful photo! greetings!

Frederic Baiges on February 8, 2012

M'encata la foto i sobre tot el comentari. L+F

Salutacions.

patano on February 8, 2012

I like this shot,

good subject and nice view !

Congratulations, you earned my

like!

Warm greetings from Paolo.

Have a nice day !

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Janusz Kulik on February 8, 2012

Witam!!..Bardzo piękne zdjęcie!!!LIKE.Pozdrawiam serdecznie ,Janusz

Fernanda Murillo on February 8, 2012

Excelente tiro, maravillosa composicion!! Besos!! Fer..

ZEUS74 on February 8, 2012

Very good photo, I like the composition,

like

I wish you a happy day

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mar - al on February 8, 2012

Piękne miejsce, świetne zdjęcie

LIKE

Pozdrawiam, Marek


asanloj on February 8, 2012

Very nice composition & great light -LIKE 2

Κοσμάς Καραχλές on February 8, 2012

Θαυμάσια εικόνα Θανάση και αρέσει Κοσμάς

JOSE on February 8, 2012

Beautiful and interesting photo!! beautiful light! LIKE. Greetings, Jose!

Marcel Mlinarić - CR… on February 8, 2012

Wonderful replica of this old ship! LIKE!

Titania Staeheli on February 8, 2012

Read the stories to my grand children...their eyes wide as the stories unfolded. Great picture. Trin♥

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