One of the photos selected for this post is of the water cisterns that drew water from the nearby theatre.
Our guide was excellent and we all came away a lot more informed than we did by the end of our fourth form history lessons!
It is hard to imagine a ‘culture’ comprising of up to 30,000 people thriving here since 1400 BC. Harder still to imagine why Mithradates would want to destroy it in 88BC – but that’s another history lesson!
The Delos museum houses many of the original items archaeologists have excavated while others lie in museums in