Unfortunately it is fenced off, so you can see site in a bit disappointed way. Apart from that you go through a bit unsecure area, so do not go alone or during night. The rest is history.
I think in 1990;went to Hellas? Went to the Temple of Artemis Orthia which is an important Ancient Site near Modern Sparta. Have of a video of my first-cousin's daughter;Eleni Kontraroudis reading the inscription,which is in Ancient Greek. A timeless place.
This site has been closed for ages and who knows when or if it will ever open again. Just one of the examples why Lakonia as a whole has been left behind in many ways compared with other regions of Greece. This site is very impressive, but who wants to look at it from behind a fence, truly a disgrace!!
My wife and I had been told by others and read that this place can be a bit sketchy, which I can confirm is the case. As we made our way down the path to the site we were approached by beggars, and otherwise noticed it was apparent homeless people lived/hung out in the area. My wife felt uncomfortable so... 更多
It is a great pity that the site of the Agoge is fenced off, closed and appeared so for some time now. There is no information to assist you so you need to read up on it before going there. There is a sign indicating it on the Ton 118 road leading north out of Sparta. It is located in... 更多
A must see.. although difficult to get close it is one of better examples of the ancient ruins. Part of old temple and alter. It is somewhat significant as the initiation ritual of a Spartan boy into manhood was performed here.
This Sanctuary is along with one dedicated to Athena Chalkioikos, one of few remains in the city dated from times... 更多