Foca. The song of the sirens.


When Odysseus returned from Troy happened off the coast of Phokaia, where the Sirens lived with their harmonious songs that drew ships into the dangerous rocks and certain death. Fortunately, Ulysses was warned and … Continue reading

The Acropolis of Pergamon

The capital of the Roman province of Asia Minor was a magnificent city. Its buildings showed the greatness of the empire and its thriving culture materialized in the second library of the ancient world, after Alexandria. The city was the … Continue reading