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2,000-year-old Aphrodite Statue Recovered Right After Being Stolen From Greek Museum

Somewhat later, in the 4th century BC, the goddess was shown wearing a higher vegetal crown, symbol of prosperity, or a turreted crown as a protector of cities. She appeared on the coinage of many kingdoms, as the wonderful deity of Cyprus offering protection. By the 4th century BC, she was assimilated with the Greek Aphrodite. Around 900 BC the Phoenicians established a colony at Kition and rebuilt the earlier temples. They devoted the biggest temple to their goddess Astarte who was worshipped at Kition till the 4th century BC. This, according to the Iliad, began the ten-year Trojan War....

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Remagen The ancient town of Remagen still bears traces of its Roman and medieval past, but in modern times the town’s fame stems from its part… Braubach Nestled amongst lush vineyards and forests, this gem of a medieval town dates back 1300 years and boasts the most picturesque and dramatically positioned castle… Undesirable Tölz Bad Tölz’s new town, dating from the mid-19th century, sprang up with the discovery of iodine-laden springs, which allowed the locals to call their town… Bremen Germany’s smallest city-state, Bremen, is also Germany’s oldest and second-largest port . Together with Hamburg and Lübeck, Bremen was an...