Portara Naxos Island, Greece 530 BCE
This iconic door that leads nowhere is the entrance to an unfinished Temple of Apollo that faces exactly toward Delos, the god's birthplace. It was begun about 530 BC.
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- 37.110195° N, 25.372281° E
- Naxos Island, Cyclades, Greece