Mycenae - Mycenae is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 kilometres (56 miles) southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese. From the hill on which the palace was located, one can see across the Argolid to the Saronic Gulf.
Mycenae. The emergency ancient cistern or well of water meant to keep the palace alive in the case of a Trojan war, counter siege. Instead the regional economy collapsed bringing famine and destruction, a vast period of disruptive decline and immigration to other lands. (ie. notable "Sea People's" in Egyptian court records).
Interior of the Treasury of Atreus (Agamemnon's Tomb) an impressive "tholos" beehive shaped tomb on the Panagitsa Hill at Mycenae an UNESCO World Heritage Archaeological Site, in the north-eastern Peloponnese