Posts Tagged by Calypso
|June 29, 2017||Filled under Featured, Travel||
These islands have been inhabited for millennia. In 5200 BCE they were organized in villages and by 3600 BCE, they already had megalith temples, that is 1000 years before the Egyptian pyramids were built. And 2000 years before the Mycenae Palace of Agamemnon.
It seems to me that its history has been put at the service of war. It has been coveted, influenced and dominated by the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, Greeks, Romans, Spanish, Normans, Knights of St John’s, French and British. Read more…