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Andromeda's Rock

Andromeda's Rock Review

From Kedumim Square, a number of large boulders can be seen out at sea not far from shore. Greek mythology says one of these (pick your own, everyone does) is where the people of Jaffa tied the virgin Andromeda in sacrifice to a sea monster to appease Poseidon, god of the sea. But Perseus, riding the winged horse Pegasus, soared down from the sky to behead the monster, rescue Andromeda, and promptly marry her.

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  • Address: Jaffa, Tel Aviv
  • Location: Jaffa
Updated: 05-29-2013

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