Delphi To Get $800,000 Makeover

One of Greece's favorite and most treasured archaeological sites, Delphi, will undergo 600,000 euros ($803,000) in restoration work through the Operational Program Thessaly -...

This …. Is …. Spartan … Steel!

Back in 1961, the American nuclear physicist and research associate at the metallurgical laboratory in Chicago, Lyle Borst, visited Sparta influenced by the bravery...

Joy of Sexus: Ancient Greece’s Erotic Life

The ancient Greeks' sexual life as depicted in literary, historical and artistic evidence, has become a major subject of interest over the past decades...

Zeus’ Temple In Olympia Being Fixed

The temple of Zeus in ancient Olympia has been partially reconstructed by the German Archaeological Institute, a project officials there said is aimed at...

Resistance Fighter Aerakis Passes Away

Lefteris Aerakis, also known as Ntarolefteris, has died at 93. He was one of the last living Cretans who  fought in the resistance of...

Ancient Gold Wreath In Thessaloniki Subway

The ongoing dig for the Thessaloniki subway system has uncovered another gold wreath, which was found during the last excavation for what will the...

Pindus National Park, Where Africa Met Greece

According to geological research, the continents of Europe and Africa were once joined at the Vourinos site in northwest Greece, a region that today...

Hippocrates Garden: Unique Philosophical Center on Kos

The cultural center Hippocrates Garden is located in Mastichari on the island of Kos. It is an exact replica of an Ancient Greek philosophical...

New Book on Greek Jews Holocaust

A new narrative on the persecution and the rescue of the Jews in the Third Reich has been released by Kapon Editions. The new...

New Look For Ancient Olympia Sanctuary

Ancient Olympia, the sanctuary of ancient Greece in Elis, global symbol and sacred location of the Games in ancient Greece, will get a face-lifting...

Lysiotis’ Book Shows British Hold On Cyprus

The Journal of D.P 743 - the number assigned to Renos Lysiotis during the British occupation of Cyprus when he was held prisoner, is...

What do Santa Claus, St. Nicholas and Poseidon Have in Common?

Children around the world wait all year long for the time to come, when Santa Claus will bring them gifts during the late evening and...

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