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Olympia was the site of the original ancient olympic games, and it is still where the torch is lit prior to the modern games. Participants were generally nude in the ancient games, and it is unfortunate that the modern games are not more true to the ancient traditions.
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Categories & Keywords
Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory:Europe
Subcategory Detail:Greece
Keywords:Europe, European, Greece, Greek, Olympia, Olympics, Peloponnese, ancient, peninsula