A Taste Of Greek Mythology: A Rigged Chariot Race And The Birth Of The World’s Greatest Games.

Philippeion at Ancient Olympia

The Temple of Hera was just a short walk away as I stopped to admire the impressive remains of a Macedonian king’s shrine. Across the way was Zeus’s temple, its lone column catching the early morning sun. Inscribed blocks lined the approach to the stadium, a reminder of the very public punishment doled out to …

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