meltemi - a must when visiting donoussa

Donoussa : A city referred to by Homer as a participant on the Trojan Expedition.

Location: Located 17 miles away from Amorgos and 10 miles from Naxos.

Ancient Buildings: The 1968 excavations at Vathy Limenari uncovereda hamlet, dating back to the Middile Geometric period of the Cyclades.

The buildings uncovered at this archaeological "dig"

were built on older structures

dating back to the Cycladic Era.

The ceramic artifacts found on this cite are similar to those found in Rhodes, Eastern

Ionia and Asia Minor.


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