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Palazzo di Cnosso Grecia

Knossos palace in Crete. Surrounded by the city of Iraklion and accessible via the local bus, and the reconstructed ruins of the palace Cretan labyrinth are times when King Minos ruled over mainland Greece.

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Yoga Retreat Crete

Knossos,North Entrance with charging bull fresco,Crete by Gedsman.The site was discovered in 1878 by Minos Kalokairinos The excavations began in 1900 A. by the English archaeologist Sir Arthur Evans

Top things to do and see in Heraklion Crete

Top things to do in Heraklion Crete

Knossos (also known as Knossos Palace) is the largest archeological site on Crete. It was the ceremonial and political centre of the Minoan civilization and culture.

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Colonna palazzo di Cnosso, Creta

The Palace at Knossos, Crete - the seat of the ancient Minoan civilisation, named for the mythical King Minos.

Arthur Evans reconstruction of the North Propylaeum, Knossos, Minoan archaeological site, Crete, Greece, Europe

Arthur Evans reconstruction of the Nouth Propylaeum Knossos Minoan archaeological site, Crete

Crete...I enjoy ancient places and thinking about how life was, who might have stood in the same place centuries before.

Knossos Palace - Crete - Home to the ancient Minoan civilisation the Minotaur

Erechtheum - Porch of Caryatids, Athens, Greece

Caryatids (columns in the shape of women) in the Porch of the Maidens, Temple of Erechtheus (Erechtheion), Athenian Acropolis, Greece

The minoan palace, Knossos, Heraklion | Crete, Greece.

The minoan palace, Knossos, Heraklion | Crete, Greece.

Greece Travel Inspiration - Alleys of the small picturesque town of Chania, Crete, Greece

Yoga Retreat Crete

I'd Love To Be In One Of Those Darling Little Spots For Dinner! Narrow Street, Chania, Greece photo via besttravelphotos

The Palace of Knossos on the Island of Crete...centre of the Minoan civilization

*GREECE ~ The Palace of Knossos on the Island of Crete.centre of the Minoan civilization

Arte Minoica (Ilha de Creta entre 2700 e 1450 a.C

Unknown author - Dancers - about 2000 BC - fresco - Knossos --- This painting was found in the throne hall in the east wing of the majestic palace of Knossos, and it is indicative of how divinized and important the female figure is in the Minoan society.