Ancient Greece Maps

Michael Lahanas

Landkarten vom antiken Griechenland

As geographers, Sosius, crowd into the edges of their maps parts of the world which they do not know about, adding notes in the margin to the effect, that beyond this lies nothing but sandy deserts full of wild beasts, unapproachable bogs, Scythian ice, or a frozen sea...Plutarch
34 Temple of Ares
35 Altar of the 12 Gods
Altar (b├┤mos) in the center of the agora dedicated to the twelve great gods of Greece. It was the point from which distances were reckoned
36 Poikile Stoa
Greek for "Painted Porch". This is the porch were the Greek philosopher

Ancient Greece

Medieval Greece / Byzantine Empire

Modern Greece