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Ancient Delphi panorama
Greece

To the Greeks and other contemporary civilizations, Delphi was considered the center of the universe. Delphi was famous for her Oracles. They were consulted on matters of state, warfare, and foretelling the future. For more information on Delphi go to:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Delphi

Copyright: Merle layden
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 12000x6000
Subida: 24/12/2012
Actualizado: 17/04/2014
Número de vistas:

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Tags: archaeological; history; landscape; ruins
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