Greeks Make Formal Request to Louvre: Return Venus de Milo

It has been almost 200 years since the famous Greek statue known to Greeks as Aphrodite of Milos, or Venus de Milo, was discovered...

The Amazing History Behind Euboea’s Twin Towers in Greece [video]

The "Twin Towers" in Mitikas, Euboea are built according to 11th century building standards of Western Europe. The towers are 18 meters tall and...

Student’s Doodle 4 Google For Greece

The painting of a student in Litochoro, a town in Greece, has been featured on the search engine's central page for May 14. Asterios...

‘Socrates Now’: An Interactive Performance That Brings Us Up Against Ourselves

The Greek Theater of New York (EllinikoThεatro) and Visionary Culture present "Socrates Now," an interactive performance that has traveled to 20 countries and has...

America as Seen By Young Greek Photographers [pics]

Fascinated by the U.S. and love photography? Then don’t miss "AMERICA" - a unique group photography show launching at the Athens-based Can Gallery on...

Sexual Peculiarities of the Ancient Greeks

In Ancient Greece we can find anything from sex festivals--to sex toys. Aristotle pondered why people are ashamed to admit that they like having...
Meaning, Symbolisms of Ancient Greek Alphabet letters

Decoding Hidden Meanings of Ancient Greek Alphabet Letters

According to the Greek Alphabet Code, letters of the Ancient Greek Alphabet reach out to our present times modified or “deformed”, compared to their original form,...

Acropolis of Athens Was Built to Withstand Earthquakes, Engineers Say

"This is an incredible construction, using ingenious solutions to insurmountable engineering and construction problems," said Professor of Civil Engineering Department of the Aristotle University of...

‘Ancient Civilizations Forum’ Highlights Greece’s Contributions to Western Civilization and Democracy

Greece’s contribution to western civilization is the introduction of dialog as a foundation of democracy, Culture Minister Lydia Koniordou said on Sunday evening, opening...

Benefits of Spending Easter With Family

The pace of modern life may not leave many families with sufficient time to share meals. With the Greek crisis and current economic problems...

British Museum Requests Art Loan from Greece But Still Awaits Response

The British Museum's decision in December to loan a piece of the infamous Parthenon Marbles to Russia's major museum, Hermitage, in St. Petersburg, has...

Students Create Art Against Modern Slavery

While the incident of exploitation of immigrants in Manolada, Ilia, shocks the Greek public opinion, students of the schools of Attica send their own...

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