|We had an optional excursion to Cape Sounion to visit the Temple of Poseidon. A Cliff diving event caused major traffic jam, resulting in us taking 3 hours to return to Athens (a 1.5 hour drive). |
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Temple of Poseidon Cape Sounion
|Cape Sounion is the home of the ancient Greek temple of Poseidon. Poseidon was the Greek God of the sea and was second only in status to Zeus - the supreme Greek God. The temple's columns are Doric in style and are made from white marble.|
|The local Quails.|
|Me at the Temple of Poseidon, Cape Sounion.|