Top historic sites in Syracuse – Temples, springs, piazzas and the archeological park

Top historic sites in Syracuse – Temples, springs, piazzas and the archeological park

The city of Syracuse is located in the southeastern region of Sicily, lying along the coast of the Ionian Sea. The town was founded by the Corinthians on the ruins of a previous Greek settlement in the year of 734 BC. For this reason Syracuse has an ancient Greek past which blends a little bit of history of Europe and the Mediterranean with mythology. Today it stands as a modern city but it is still surrounded by archeological sites, temples, castles and amphitheaters which are visited by man... [ read more ]