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Delphi Theatre Pano
Greece

The main subject is the theatre at Delphi.  There is also a good view down the valley, and the mountains surrounding the site.  The theatre is near the Sancturary of Apollo, where the ancients came to consult the oracles as to their success of current or anticipated decisions and actions.  

Copyright: Merle Layden
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12000x6000
Hochgeladen: 30/07/2012
Aktualisiert: 17/04/2014
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Tags: monuments; ruins; archaeology; history
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