Delphi - Greece 63 images Created 1 Jun 2019
Images in this gallery are from Delphi, which is perhaps the world’s most breathtaking and evocative sanctuary or ruin from the ancient world. Nestled amidst the pine-forested slopes of the sacred peak of Mount Parnassos, the sanctuary of Delphi continues to reach out as the oracle of the god of light Apollo. Believed to be the 'navel' of the world' by the ancient Greeks, Delphi was the largest spiritual centre in the ancient Mediterranean world and attracted pilgrims from all over the Hellenic world to seek the priestess's wise prophecy. and is a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site.