Great Tours: Greece and Turkey - From Athens to Istanbul

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Great Tours: Greece and Turkey
From Athens to Istanbul

2011

Mycenae. Delphi. Ephesus. Sardis. To know the cities and sites of Greece and Turkey is to know your beginnings. Experience these countries through the eyes of an archaeologist as you walk through temples, shrines, fortresses,...

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John Hale Ph.D.

In This Series

Touring the Cradle of Western Civilization
Episode 1
Touring the Cradle of Western Civilization
Athens: Around the Acropolis and Parthenon
Episode 2
Athens: Around the Acropolis and Parthenon
In the Footsteps of Socrates: Historic Athens
Episode 3
In the Footsteps of Socrates: Historic Athens
Around Attica: Temples and Mysteries
Episode 4
Around Attica: Temples and Mysteries
Seeking the Good Life: Corinth to Epidauros
Episode 5
Seeking the Good Life: Corinth to Epidauros
Mycenae: Where Kings Planned the Trojan War
Episode 6
Mycenae: Where Kings Planned the Trojan War
Around Nafplio: Greek History at a Glance
Episode 7
Around Nafplio: Greek History at a Glance
Ancient Olympia: Gods, Games, and Temples
Episode 8
Ancient Olympia: Gods, Games, and Temples
Quest for Wisdom at Apollo's Oracle: Delphi
Episode 9
Quest for Wisdom at Apollo's Oracle: Delphi
Byzantine Outposts: Monemvasia and Mistra
Episode 10
Byzantine Outposts: Monemvasia and Mistra
Cruising the Islands: Mykonos and Delos
Episode 11
Cruising the Islands: Mykonos and Delos
Aegean Ring of Fire: Milos and Santorini
Episode 12
Aegean Ring of Fire: Milos and Santorini
Exploring Crete: Realm of Ancient Minoans
Episode 13
Exploring Crete: Realm of Ancient Minoans
Lure of the Labyrinth: Palace at Knossos
Episode 14
Lure of the Labyrinth: Palace at Knossos
The Dodecanese: Kos, Patmos, and Rhodes
Episode 15
The Dodecanese: Kos, Patmos, and Rhodes
Welcome to Turkey: The Turquoise Coast
Episode 16
Welcome to Turkey: The Turquoise Coast
Central Turkey: Ankara, Konya, Cappadocia
Episode 17
Central Turkey: Ankara, Konya, Cappadocia
Up the Meander River: Priene to Pamukkale
Episode 18
Up the Meander River: Priene to Pamukkale
A Wonder of the World: Ephesus
Episode 19
A Wonder of the World: Ephesus
Royal Cities of Asia: Pergamon and Sardis
Episode 20
Royal Cities of Asia: Pergamon and Sardis
Troy: Beyond Homer and the Trojan Horse
Episode 21
Troy: Beyond Homer and the Trojan Horse
Istanbul: Capital of the Byzantine Emperors
Episode 22
Istanbul: Capital of the Byzantine Emperors
The Pearl of Constantinople: Hagia Sophia
Episode 23
The Pearl of Constantinople: Hagia Sophia
Ottoman Istanbul: Mosques, Palaces, Bazaars
Episode 24
Ottoman Istanbul: Mosques, Palaces, Bazaars