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Βασιλεύς Πειρίθους / King Pirithous

Αναπαράσταση βασισμένη σε ερυθρόμορφο αμφορέα του 480 π.Χ. κατά την οποία ο ήρωας απεικονίζεται στα δεξιά της σκηνής. Στην ελληνική μυθολογία, ο Πειρίθους ήταν ο βασιλιάς των Λαπιθών της Θεσσαλίας και  σύζυγός στις Ιπποδάμειας, καθώς και στενός φίλος του Θησέα.Μάλιστα αμφότεροι συμμετείχαν μαζί με άλλους διάσημους ήρωες στο περίφημο κυνήγι του Καλυδώνιου Κάπρου.


New on 500px : Liquid noir by elpen44

A classic place for most landscapers in Greece. The famous Palaiokaria double waterfall with the stone bridge dated back to the 16th century.
Every time I visit Kalampaka – Meteora I never lose a chance to take some shots on this site just 50 kilometers away from Meteora. 7 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

Reading "Bad Moon Rising"

The first and most apparent thing to notice about issue #34 is that Shawn McManus is not doing the art; Colleen Doran is filling in (we last saw her work on… 932 more words


Aglaonice – 2nd or 1st Century BCE – Thessaly, Greece

Known as the ‘Witch of Thessaly’ Aglaonice was considered a sorceress for her ability to predict the movements of the moon.

In fact, Aglaonice (sometimes… 309 more words

Women's History

Book Review: The Philosopher Kings by Jo Walton

I’m not sure that most people would agree with me that The Philosopher Kings is a fun read, but I enjoyed it at least as well as I did its predecessor,  866 more words