Olympia:The Birthplace of the Olympic Games

Ancient Greece March 31, 2012 at 2:13 pm 0 comments

Olympia a sanctuary of ancient Greece in Elis, is known for having been the site of the Olympic Games in classical times, comparable in importance to the Pythian Games held in Delphi. Both games were held every Olympiad (i.e. every four years), the Olympic Games dating back possibly further than […]