Tag: peloponnese

Olympia museum statues

Ancient Olympia – home of the Olympic Games

Olympia – yes, that Olympia – is situated in a green valley on the North-Eastern side of the Peloponnese, about 30km inland.  Most visitors arrive via a little tangle of country roads that wind through the flat countryside of this part…

Epidaurus theatre

Road trip: the best of Ancient Greece

We love old stones (not you, Mick, calm down).  We love old stones so much that we decided to drive halfway across Greece and back again to take in some of the most famous sites of the ancient world: Athens,…