PAESTUM
Marvellous Ancient Greek ruins,
seaside and good food
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Paestum - founded as Poseidonia -
was a major Ancient Greek city on
coast of the Tyrrhenian Sea in Magna
Grecia.
The modern frazione of
Paestum is part of the
comune of Capaccio in
the Province of Salerno,
Campania.
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The ruins of Paestum are
famous for their three
Ancient Greek temples
in the Doric order, which
are in a very good state
of preservation.
Archaeological Park of Paestum
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Temple of Hera
Temple of Nettuno
Temple of Athena
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Paestum became a Roman city in 237
BC. In the central part of the complex
is the Roman Forum.
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The city wall and the Amphitheater are
largely intact.
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The most famous painted tomb from
the Greek period is Il Tuffatore.
📍Museo Archeologico
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And then: enjoy a dive...
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...and the sunset
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Make your
tummy happy
with some
local
caponata +
burrata!
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