St Pauls Bay, Lindos

Saints, Goddesses and Grace – the Allure of Lindos

A curious ambiguity struck me as I pondered that the bay below me honored a Christian saint while the cliffs high above memorialized a mythological Athenian goddess. Yet the greater paradox here became the revelation of a local culture steeped in grace and pliancy – antiquity and modernity that somehow unites the two. The ancient Greek…