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View of Delphi Theater, Temple of Apollo and valley

How Women Ruled the Ancient World of Greece – Through Pythia, the Oracle at Delphi

You are a Greek general in the 5th century BC pondering whether to start a war with a neighbor to take over their land. You could be a Queen wanting advice on the future of your kingdom, or maybe you are a common villager seeking advice on a sick child. Who do you turn to? …

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Port Vendres – Discover the Fauvism Road

Visit the hometown of the Wild Beast artists, Henri Matisse and André Derain, on the French Expressionists of Collioure shore excursion. How shocking it was at the time. Saturated colors exploded on canvas. Unrealistic, bold strokes and bright colors. A bit abstract. The art critics were not kind. WILD BEASTS (les fauves) he said when …

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