Which City in Greece?

Name these ancient and modern Greek cities based on their starting letter and a description.
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Last updated: September 22, 2021
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Description
 
City
"Birthplace" of democracy
A
Athens
Winner of the Peloponnesian War
S
Sparta
Second largest in Greece
T
Thessaloniki
Site of the Colossus statue
R
Rhodes
Its "sacred band" of elite warriors
consisted of 150 male couples
T
Thebes
"Greece's Gate to the West"
P
Patras
Namesake of a type of column
C
Corinth
Dominant city whose collapse
started the Greek Dark Ages
M
Mycenae
Host of the Panhellenic Games
O
Olympia
Achilles was born here.
Hippocrates died here
L
Larissa
Description
 
City
Capital of Crete
H
Heraklion
Capital of ancient Crete
K
Knossos
Largest city in Western Crete
C
Chania
Where the oracle of Apollo is found
D
Delphi
Has the namesake of the Ionian
island it is located on
Z
Zakynthos
A type of olive is named after it
K
Kalamata
Capital of Peloponnese Region.
Greek for "Three Cities"
T
Tripoli
"City of a Thousand Colors"
X
Xanthi
Largest city on the Pagasetic Gulf
V
Volos
Last capital of Macedonia and
Alexander the Great's birthplace
P
Pella
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