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Archaeologists Discover Eight Ancient Graves in Western Peloponnese

According to the Greek Ministry of Culture, archaeologists excavating a site in Ilia, a region in the western Peloponnese, recently discovered eight ancient graves...

Drone Captures Bird’s Eye View of the “Black Hole” in Greece’s Rugged Mani Peninsula

Drone footage taken in early November of Greece's rugged Mani peninsula, located in the Peloponnese, revealed a unique feature of the area's beautiful landscape...

Greece’s Oldest Woman Dies at the Age of 115

Greece's oldest woman, Katerina Karnarou, has passed away at the age of 115. Greek Reporter conducted an interview with Karnarou in 2018, when she was...

Much of Greece at Increased Risk of Wildfires on Wednesday

Much of Greece is at a "very high" risk of wildfires on Wednesday, according to an announcement by government officials. Authorities stated that much of...

Harsh Lessons from the Ancient Greek City-State of Sparta

The long and (mostly) illustrious history of the ancient Greek city-state of Sparta defines the word "legendary." Going beyond truth, it has merged with...

Seventy-three Migrants in Damaged Boat Rescued Off Greece’s Western Coast

Greek authorities announced that a damaged boat filled with 73 migrants and two alleged migrant smugglers was rescued off the coast of the island...

July 25, 1893: Corinth Canal Inaugurated in Greece

July 25, 1893, marks the day of the inauguration of the Corinth Canal, one of the most important infrastructure works of the modern Greek...

Porto Hydra: Greece’s Majestic Little Venice

Some call it Greece's Miami; others call it a small Venice. But whatever one wants to call it, Porto Hydra is a majestic place,...

Methoni and Koroni, Two Majestic Seaside Castle Towns in Greece

Two Venetian castles, countless pristine sandy beaches, and lush landscapes are only a few of the many attractions of the southwestern tip of the...
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Greece’s Little-Known Desert Captured on Drone Video

An arid piece of land in the north-western Peloponnese has been dubbed the "Greek Desert" for its sand dunes and relative lack of vegetation. Located...

Odontotos: Greece’s Amazing Cog Railway of the Peloponnese

People in many mountainous countries in Europe and beyond are used to cog, or "rack," railways, trains which have been technically altered by the...

Cargo Ship Adrift off Peloponnese as Storm ”Hephaestion” Sweeps Across Southern Greece

A large cargo ship flying the flag of the Marshall Islands has been drifting and completely unable to maneuver off Cape Maleas in the...

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