Roman Agora
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The Tower of the Winds
Sitting away from the Acropolis are the ruins of the ancient Roman Agora (marketplace). Back then, the Romans built this tower to stand as a timepiece for the conquered Athens. It features a combination of sundials, a water clock and a wind vane as instruments to tell time way back then. I just loved how this shot turned out and still show it as a favorite of this trip.
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The ruins of the "Wheat Bazaar"
In the Roman Agora by the Tower of the Winds stands this ancient marketplace that isn't much more than a lovely piece of history worth grabbing a photo of as you pass by.
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Athens 105 55, Greece
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