Olympia

A brief visit to the ancient site of Olympia, where the Olympic Games were founded (and held every four years).

We docked for a few hours in the small port village of Katakolon, our first stop in Greece, where a short bus ride took us to the original “Olympic Village”.  This place, Olympia, is the site of the ancient Olympic Games, a purpose-built village used once every four years, where the athletes would gather to train and compete.  Once again, the weather was spectacular and we enjoyed a lovely guided tour around the excavated ruins and accompanying museum.  Read on, and check out the photo gallery.2019-10-14-73524.jpg

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