Classics 299: Greece

Students stand In a circle at the theater at the Sanctuary of Asclepius at Epidauros.

Farewell Greece!

After a short visit in Isthmias, the class spends one final night in Athens before departing Greece. 

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Students running for Olympic glory!

Our Olympic Glory

The crew visits the birthplace of the Olympic Games in this installment of our traveling journal!

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The view from the Sanctuary of Apollo at Delphi.

Delphi Delight

After a wonderful time in Athens, the group travels to Delphi to explore the Sanctuary of Apollo. 

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The Temple of Poseidon at Sounion.

Greek Gods Galore!

The group studies the classical mythology present at two Ancient Greek sites, the Sanctuary of Artemis and the Temple of Poseidon. 

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The group in front of the Parthenon.

Atop the Acropolis

After a long overnight ferryride, the group arrives in Athens. The bustle of the city brings much excitement and the beauty of the Acropolis makes Athens an immediate favorite for the group. 

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Snow in Crete

Wrapping up our Island Getaway!

Read about our final days on the beautiful island of Crete where we explored archaeological sites and the island! We brought the Iowa snow with us, but we still had a wonderful time despite the winter weather! 

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Skyline of Athens and the Parthenon

Our Chariot Awaits...

Meet your "blog goddesses" who will document and capture everything Greece has to offer during the month of January!

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