A beautifully built city, rich in gold – Mycenae, Greece

In the second millenium B.C., Mycenae was a great military stronghold that dominated a large part of the south of Greece. The highlight of the Mycenaean culture was between 1500 and 1200 B.C. and it was at this time that a large part of the acropolis of Mycenae was built. Today, this acropolis is a famous archeological site. The walls that are still standing, show us how great the building skills of the myceneans were and the many golden treasures found at the site tell us about the history of the kingdom where king Agamemnon once reigned, who led the Greek soldiers during the Trojan War.… Read More A beautifully built city, rich in gold – Mycenae, Greece

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