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US and Greece Conduct Joint Military Exercises Near Mount Olympus

A large-scale joint military exercise in the foothills of Mount Olympus took place on Wednesday between the aviation units from the armies of Greece...

The Priceless Ancient Treasures of Dion, Macedonia

In an Eden-like environment at the foot of Mount Olympus, featuring lush green vegetation, towering trees, abundant springs and a navigable river, lies Dion,...

Greek Students Conquer Mount Olympus (Video)

The first ever school to go on the brave mission to conquer the top of Mount Olympus, the mountain of the Gods for the Ancient...

Many Americans Believe Olympus is a Mythical Mountain, says Journalist

Many Americans believe that Mount Oympus -- like Atlantis -- is a mythical location that exists only in Greek mythology, says Greek journalist and director...

Spectacular Landing of Greek Rescue Helicopter on Mount Olympus (video)

A military helicopter landed on a thin stretch of land at an altitude of around 2,700 meters on Mount Olympus, to rescue an injured...

Early Snow on Mount Olympus and Kaimaktsalan (video)

While hot temperatures in Athens and southern Greece have dropped by a few degrees over the past two days, in other areas like Olympus and...

One Dead, Snow on Olympus and Damages as Summer Storms Sweep Over Greece

Stormy summer weather that has been sweeping across Greece since late Sunday night with strong winds and heavy rainfall has left one man dead...

Ancient Greece has something to say about the three-person baby debate

By Helen King*, Open University The science and morality of creating a life with DNA from three different individuals is hot news. The UK parliament has...
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Tour of Greece in 13 days

A different kind of tour, a road trip in Greece, started on May 1. Four friends from Katerini decided to travel across Greece in order to...

Dodekatheists Mark Dionysus’ Day

Despite sub-zero temperatures, bitter cold, a strong wind and snow covering the top of Mount Olympus, Dodekatheists  decided to climb the slopes to celebrate...

Greek Dairy Companies Keep Prices High

While Greeks have had their pay cut, taxes hiked and pensions slashed during a crushing economic crisis, the country's dairy companies, accused by critics...

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