Ștefan Petrescu, The Romanian Student Trip to Athens (on August 27 – September 10, 1901)

Ștefan Petrescu - Institute for South-East European Studies, Bucharest
TOME LV 2017
p. 339-357
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Grigore Tocilescu, 1901, travel, Athens, Romania–Greece diplomatic relations

Grigore Tocilescu, professor of Ancient History of University of Bucharest, organized a student trip to Greece in 1901. This travel took place in the context of re-established Greek-Romanian diplomatic relations. Around 300 people – students, professors, doctors, journalists, lawyers – visited the most important archaeological sites and museums in Athens and Greece, including Acropolis and Olympia. The Greek and Romanian press covered the student visit to Athens.