Introduction to Ancient Greece. Part.3 of 3 of ‘Community Curriculum’ videos produced in partnership with the Great North Museum and Newcastle University.
Charybdis: The Gigantic Whirlpool Monster by Mythology & Fiction Explained The enormous whirlpool monster of Greek mythology, Charybdis. We discuss how she featured in Greek mythology and how she was related to Scylla.
15. Phallic Parades We have many parades, some of which are a little racy, but once a year in Athens, they took it to a whole new level. Men and women would march down the streets holding gigantic penises above their heads as a tribute to their god of wine. It was called the Dionysian […]
The Ancient Sites in Mainland Greece, where the history of the Western Civilization began … Main sites in the video: Delphi (0:01), Olympia (1:40), Mycenae (3:10), Tiryns (4:12), Epidaurus (4:44), Acrocorinth (5:24), Corinth (6:25), Athens (7:11). Couple of views from interesting nearby locations that do not belong to the ancient history: Galaxidi (1:36), Nafplio from […]