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Greeks Celebrate Arrival of Spring with Ancient Tradition of Martis

Spring is (almost) in the air in Greece, and Greeks will soon begin preparations to welcome the new season by celebrating an ancient annual...
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10 Things Most People Get Wrong About Greek Mythology

Ironically, Greek Mythology is itself the subject of many myths. Some of this misinformation stems from action-packed Hollywood movies, while other such myths about...

The Island of Delos: Where Greek Myths, Cults and History Come Alive

When you want to escape to an Greek island which can transport you back to the times of the ancient Greek gods, look no...

Escape to a Luxury Hotel in Mykonos Inspired by the Greek God Apollo and...

Mykonos is one of the most popular Greek islands. However, if you are looking to escape the party scene of the island and experience...
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Greek Gods’ Epic Tales of Love and Jealousy

Zeus, the king of the Olympian Gods, was not only known for being the most prominent deity in the ancient Greek pantheon. He also...

The Greek Myth Behind Winter’s ‘Halcyon Days’

The expression “halcyon days” refers to a period of time, right in the middle of winter, normally at the end of January and usually...

Greek Mythology: The Little-Known Sea Deities Who Stir Up the Seas

Next time you see the waves crashing into a picturesque shoreline, think of the goddesses of the oceans, rivers, lakes, fountains, streams, and underworld...

Commonalities Between Greek and Indian Mythology Uncovered

The well-known Indian writer, columnist, illustrator and speaker Devdutt Pattanaik has recently published the book Olympus: An Indian Retelling of Greek Myths, which ties...

Thank the Ancient Greek Goddess Selene for Tonight’s Supermoon!

November 14 is the date to save if you wish to witness a supermoon, where the full moon is its closest to the Earth...

Lichadonisia: Experience the Mythical Yet Uknown Exotic Greek Islets

There is history and mythology abound throughout Greece, and Lichadonisia is no exception. The enticing and magical tales of the creation of this island complex...

Mycenaean Era Tombs Found in Southern Greece

Tombs dating back to the Mycenaean period 1600-1100 BC were found at the town of Kiveri in the Argolis region, in southern Greece. According to...

Microsoft Releases Greek Mythology Pack For Minecraft

Fans of Minecraft and ancient Greek culture will be pleased to know that Microsoft has released a new Greek Mythology mash-up pack for Minecraft...

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