Sparta: It was a prominent city-state in ancient Greece, situated on the banks of the Eurotas River in Laconia, in south-eastern Peloponnese. It emerged as a political entity around the century BC. It was a militaristic polis ruled by an oligarchy.
Diros Caves: "The Diros cave system is one of the finest in the world, with its magical combination of stone and water, and even though it is now somewhat of a fairground ride the wonder still remains." The Peloponnese: the Bradt Guide
The Theatre at Ancient Sparta, Peloponnese, Greece