An unknown Spartan captain at Thermopylae, surveys the field warily. He is outfitted in a bronze cuirass, with a transverse crest upon his Corinthian helm, and the sacred dokana upon his aspis. art by Igor Dziz
Leonidas statue in Sparta. Sparta was a prominent city-state in Ancient Greece. Given its military pre-eminence, Sparta was recognized as the overall leader of the combined Greek forces during the Greco-Persian Wars. Between 431 and 404 B., Sparta was t
Greece, Athens - Bucket List Ancient Oracle of Delphi, Greece. Simply unbelievable with breathtaking views of olive trees.the ancient Greeks claimed that Delphi was the navel of the earth; we sure felt it!