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The roots of European Civilization started here in Crete..in Minoic ages...if you visit the Palace of Knossos,you will go back in time when Minoan was a famous king, when Minoans with their ships owned the world!! And if you are lucky..you may see Ariadni,the daughter of king Minoan and…
Knossos is the largest Bronze Age archaeological site on Crete and has been called Europe's oldest city. Settled as early as the Neolithic period, the name Knossos survives from ancient Greek references to the major city of Crete. Home to the Minoan / Mycenaean people of the 7,000 - 11,000…
Minoan culture is from the greatest all over the world . The palace is a great monument into the protection of UNESCO .
The centre of Minoan civilisation and capital of Minoan Crete lay 5km south of Heraklion.
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