Assos- Temple of Athena

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Temple of Athena(andesite stone).After leaving the Platonic Academy in Athens, Aristotle (joined by Xenocrates) went to Assos, where he was welcomed by King Hermias, and opened an Academy in this city. Aristotle also married Pythias, the adopted daughter of Hermias.Assos was also visited by St. Paul.Today, Assos is an Aegean-coast seaside retreat amid ancient ruins.

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Suzen N on September 6, 2012

Thank you Christos,welcome to my gallery. Good evening,Suzen

Michele Miccoli on September 13, 2012

Magnificent shot Suzen, ancient civilizations are my greatest interest!

I hope you'll join the group with the picture of Hisarya, and invite you to visit my gallery too!

LIKE 20

Warm regards, Michele_

Suzen N on September 13, 2012

Thank you,Michele,for all your kind words and likes,Ancient Civilizations are my very big interest too.It is like hobby,I'm not historian,or photographer,but I like aura of this places.About Roman Empire-I never visit Roma.But I have a lot of photos from East Roma Empire(later Byzance) if you don't mind.

Best wishes,Suzen

köfteci enişte on November 4, 2012

Çok güzel bir bakış açısı.Güzel fotograf.

Tuzla'dan selamlar,Bayram

Suzen N on November 4, 2012

Çok teşekürler ,dostum Bayram!

Balchik ten Tuzla ya selamlar!

australien67h on November 10, 2012

EXCELLENT

BEAUTIFUL COMPOSITION

LIKE

Suzen N on November 10, 2012

Thank you very much

australien67h

for your visits, kind comments and like votes.

Greetings,Suzen

ssiatravani on November 13, 2012

Hello Suzen!

Stunning composition!

LIKE + FAVORITE

Best wishes from Greece. Sofia.

Suzen N on November 14, 2012

Thank you ,

ssiatravani

for your visit, kind comments, like and even favorite votes.This picture is one of my favorites too..))

Greetings from Bulgaria,Suzen

inboil on May 14, 2013

this is a very good one:) like

Giannino Lux on July 23, 2013

magnificent ancient temple - L I K E - The best wishes from Rome - Gianni

Suzen N on July 23, 2013

Thank you for kind visit and like ,my friends inboil and Gianni!!

Greetings and best wishes! Suzen

Ste F on July 23, 2013

Bine încadrat. O imagine bună pentru un templu. Felicitări. Cu stimă, Ştefan din România.

Suzen N on July 23, 2013

Thank you,my friend ,Stefan,welcome to my gallery!

Greetings,Suzen,Bulgaria

srinivastunikoju © on August 11, 2013

BEAUTIFUL image , looks great , LIKE ♫♪♫♪♫♪ **♫♪♫♪♫♪...♫♪♫♪♫♪......♫♪♫♪♫♪....♫♪♫♪♫♪ from srinivastunikoju Hyderabad INDIA:)

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