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Troezen

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Troezen [r]: In Greek mythology, it was a place in Ancient Greece where a princess named Aethra had sexual intercourse with both Aegeus and Poseidon during one night and became pregnant with the then-future hero Theseus. It is the setting of the tragedy Hippolytus written by Euripides which is about the son of Theseus and a story of romantic love and tragedy. [e]

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