Ancient Paths, Thera, Santorini

A spring day at Thera, Santorini, my footsteps adding to nearly 3000 years of human history. Great and ancient poets, warriors and artists walked the paths I now tread, as did bakers, potters, farmers and the rest of humanity.

Ancient Paths, Thera, Santorini - Sigma Merrill DP3 www.richardjwalls.com
Ancient Paths | Thera, Santorini | Sigma Merrill DP3 | http://www.richardjwalls.com

 Their city, once strong and proud, a fading memorial to their lives, slowly but surely being reclaimed by nature.

I find these ancient places both soothing and humbling. The people of this city, great and not so great, now lie forgotten, a fate I will certainly share …

Photos taken with a Sigma Merrill DP3

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