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Greek Metropolitan Arrested for Defying Coronavirus Liturgy Ban

Greek police on Saturday took to custody Kythera Metropolitan Seraphim for performing a divine liturgy in church despite the government ban as a measure...

Exquisite Gold Jewelry Recovered from Lord Elgin’s Shipwreck Off Greece’s Kythera Island

The Greek Ministry of Culture announced on Tuesday that marine archaeologists have discovered exquisite gold jewelry, cooking pots and other valuable ancient objects in...

Kythera: The Enchanting Greek Island Where History Meets Beauty

Kythera is a lesser known Greek island, overshadowed in fame by Antikythera and the amazing Antikythera Mechanism. What is great about Kythera is that...

Six Magnificent Greek Windmill Hotels Overlooking the Aegean

How magical would it be if you could wake up one morning and see the wings of an old windmill turning lazily outside your...

New Findings from 1802 Shipwreck Which Carried Acropolis Antiquities

New findings came to light following research conducted on the remains of the British ship "Mentor," that sunk off of Kythera island in 1802...

The Miraculous Holy Icon of Panagia Myrtidiotissa

On September 24, 40 days after the Dormition of Virgin Mary, the Greek Orthodox Church celebrates Panagia Myrtidiotissa, the holy icon of Our Lady...

Items Recovered from Wreck of Elgin’s Ship off Kythira

Chess pawns, combs and a toothbrush are some of the new findings brought to light by the underwater excavation of the wreck of the...

Sixty-Eight Migrants Found on Kythera Coast

Sixty-eight migrants were found on Saturday on a rocky shore of one of the Dragonares islets, south of the Diakofti port of Kythera island,...

The Archaeological Museum of Kythera Opens its Doors in May

The Archeological Museum of Kythera will open its doors on May 7, revealing its complete renovation and contemporary exhibition after a long period of...

14 Secrets You Need to Discover on the Greek Islands

Greece is a country full of surprises and secret delights around every corner. Each Greek island has its own unique beauty, with small picturesque...

From Kythera to Crete on a Raft

"First Mariners" may not be the first navigators but they are a quite adventurous group determined to recreate man's first sailing trips by raft. They built a raft...

Fire Breaks Out in Kythera

A fire broke out in the region of Agia Elesa on the island of Kythera and is burning hollies and shrubs. The fire expanded quickly...

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