Panoramic View of San Stefanos Corfu Greece, North-East coast of Corfu. Villa Mandalena is located at one of the best spots of the area, overlooking Kalami bay. At the background is visible the coast of Albania.
Acropolis means "highest city" in Greek, literally city on the extremity. For purposes of defense, early people naturally chose elevated ground to build a new settlement, frequently a hill with precipitous sides.
Vrahati Beach, Located in Northen Peloponnesus, Greece. Vrahati beach is an urban one with sand and peddles. Cultural activities are often organized and the cleaning of the beach is a major part of the environmental education facilities.
The building of the Temple of Olympian Zeus actually began in the 6th Century by Peisistratos but work was stopped either because of a lack of money or because Pisistratus's son, Hippias, was overthrown in 510 BC.