Pyrgos Vasilissis (Queens Tower) in Agii Anargiri, Greece

Published: 21/10/2019
Pyrgos Vasilissis (Queens Tower) in Agii Anargiri, Greece
Source: WWW.ATLASOBSCURA.COM

When Queen Amalia arrived in Athens for the first time in 1837, she began exploring the area around the capital city. She enjoyed doing so on horseback and one day, near what is now known as Ano Liosia, she discovered the rich valley of the Cephissus River. Upon seeing a plantation on an old Ottoman feudal farm, Queen Amalia immediately expressed her desire to own the land to her husband King Otto

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