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Olympia




Olympia was the place where every 4 years the ancient Olympic games were held. It was also a sanctuary with numerous temples. Now it is the place from where the Olympic flame is carried to the place where the modern games are to be held

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Archway

Archway to the stadion
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Close

Close up of the gymnasion
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Leonidaion'

Leonidaion
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Kronion

Kronion thermae
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Gymnasion'

Gymnasion
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Leonidaion

Leonidaion waterfeature
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Leonidaion

Leonidaion waterfeature
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House

House of Nero Octagon
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Remains

Remains of the house of Nero
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Metroon'

Metroon
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Nero's

Nero's house
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Philippeion'

Philippeion
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Palaistra'

Palaistra
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Philippeion'

Philippeion
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Prytanaeion'

Prytanaeion
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Row

Row of small temples
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Row

Row of small temples
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South

South portico
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South

South portico
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Stadion'

Stadion
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Temple

Temple of Hera
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Temple

Temple of Hera
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Temple

Temple of Zeus
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Temple

Temple of Zeus closeup
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Temple'

Temple
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