Regions of Ancient Greece

The Historical Atlas by William R. Shepherd, 1923. University of Texas Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection/Wikimedia Commons/Public Domain

During the era of Ancient Greece, the boundaries of Greece also included parts of Turkey, Italy, and Sicily.

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On the preceding map, the area around Ephesus, which is across the Aegean Sea from Athens, was in an area that is currently part of Turkey, That is the area in which the Battle of Troy took place. That is the area to which Odysseus sailed in the Iliad.

Greece map

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Barrow, Mandy. “Greece Today.” Ancient Greece, 3 Sept. 2022,

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“Corinth.” Bible Hub, Accessed 3 Sept. 2022.

Macedonia Map Ancient Greece