Mycenae - Mycenae is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 kilometres miles) southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese. From the hill on which the palace was located, one can see across the Argolid to the Saronic Gulf.
Π Bronze age Etruscan colony Mycenae: Entrance to water cisterns for underground water storage. Mycenae UNESCO World Heritage Archaeological Site, Peloponnese
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Not really stressed on in Ovid's Metamorphoses particularly but Perseus is the founder and played a major role in the founding of Mycenae, which is pictured. SOURCE: Archaeology Department of Dickinson College
One of the most interesting historical sites in Greece is Mycenae, from where an empire legendarily launched a thousand ships to attack Troy. Mycenae is one of the World Heritage Sites in Greece and is a good option for a day trip from Athens.
Interior of the Treasury of Atreus (Agamemnon's Tomb) an impressive "tholos" beehive shaped tomb on the Panagitsa Hill at Mycenae, Greece, an UNESCO World Heritage Archaeological Site, in the north-eastern Peloponnese