World’s Wrestlers Gather In Olympia

With the International Olympic Committee (IOC) ready to drop wrestling starting with the 2020 Games, many of the world's top young wrestlers are hoping...

Rhinos and Giraffes In Drama: 9 Million B.C.

Rhinos, giraffes, gazelles, ponies and antelopes were living in the plain of Drama nine million years ago, as was revealed by the fossils found...

Marble Female Heads In Kerameikos Well

Two marble female heads, dating from the 3rd Century AD, were discovered during the works of the German Archaeological Institute at Kerameikos. The findings...

National Opera Rehearsal On Areopagitou Walkway

Tourists and city residents who found themselves at the pedestrian walkway of Dionysiou Areopagitou street in Athens on the afternoon of July 18, were...

Greece’s Long Tradition in Wines

Wine history in Greece dates back to the ancient times, though it is not difficult to find winemakers that keep the ancient traditions of...

Kalamata International Dance Festival Opens Its Doors

The art of dance is being honored this year in the Kalamata International Dance Festival, which continues its action for the 19th year in...

Jeremy Irons Comes to Athens

Τhe famous British actor, Jeremy Irons, is going to visit Athens once again to attend the promotion of the film, Night Train to Lisbon. The...

AHEPA Boosts Archdiocese With $20,000

AHEPA Supreme President of the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association, John Grossomanides, along with several representatives of AHEPA had the opportunity to learn about...

Norway’s Ambassador At Olympus Festival

The Ambassador of Norway Sjur Larsen attended the opening ceremony of Olympus Festival 2013, as Norway is the country of honor in the cultural...

Museum Visitors Up 13.2% in March

In March 2013, the number of visitors to museums around Greece rose by 13.2 percent in comparison with March 2012. In addition, museums’ revenues...

Ancient City Revealed in Larnaca

A part of the city dated back to the 16th-Century B.C., located close to the international airport of Larnaca, was brought to light by...

Illicit Antiquities Dealers to Face Trial

Fifty three people will face trial at the Criminal Court of Thessaloniki on the charges of participating in the illicit trade of antiquities in...

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