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An armchair tour of Italy

Agrigento

Sicily abounds with Greek history, and offers many historic ruins that are actually in excellent condition. One of the most famous areas is Agrigento, renowned as the site of the ancient Greek city of Akraga, which was founded in approximately 580 BC. The Temple of Concordia, shown above, is the best preserved of seven such temples in the region.

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