if you really want to see something interesting, try this:
You need Google Earth. It is free to download here: http://www.google.com/earth/download/ge/
After you get GE, you can download this special file: Odyssey Trip, (it is a .kmz file, which works with GE)
You can run the file with Google Earth and see the exact route of Ulysses, with LOTS of modern extras.
CAN YOU FIND…
The modern country where the Ciconians attacked?
A modern shipwreck along the route of Ulysses?
The modern country of the Lotus Eaters?
The two land masses separated by a strait where Scylla and Charybdis lived?
The modern Island of Helios’ cattle?
The name of the modern island of Circe?
The island of the Phaecians?
The modern island of Calypso?
The modern country where the entrance to the underworld is?
The name of the island of Aeolus?