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Breathtaking Ruins Of Mystras Mark Center of Byzantine Power in Greece

Mystras, known as the "wonder of the Morea," which lies in the southeastern Peloponnesian Peninsula, was once the center of Byzantine power in southern...

Magnitude 4.1 Earthquake Shakes Greece’s Peloponnesian Peninsula

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 on the Richter scale hit southeast of the Peloponnesian town of Dimitsana on Holy Thursday at 14:18...

Three Dead and One Seriously Injured Found in Greece’s Agios Lucas Gorge

Three people were found dead and another individual was seriously injured early on Sunday local time in the gorge of Agios Lucas (Saint Lucas)...

Forest Fire in Northwest Peloponnese Under Control

The wildfire which erupted in the Strofilia forest in northwest Peloponnese on Tuesday is said to be under control, after dozens of firefighters and fire-fighting aircraft...

Strong Winds Continue to Cause Disruptions in Southern Greece (video)

The very strong winds that have swept across Greece since Thursday, caused disruptions in the city of Nafplio on Saturday. According to the port authorities...

New Map Shows Earthquake-Prone Areas in Greece

The "Global Earthquake Model", a new online resource created by the Global Science Forum of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), was...
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Spectacular New Drone Video of Ancient Greek Town

The Byzantine and Venetian fortress town of Monemvasia in the southern Peloponnese has been captured in all its glory in a recent drone video...

Kalavryta Ski Resort to Receive €20 Million Investment

The ski resort of Kalavryta will receive new investment that could reach €20 million ($23 million), according to George Lazouras, the Mayor of the region,...

Ancient City of Tenea Unearthed in Greece

The Greek Ministry of Culture announced that archaeologists discovered residential areas at a site identified as the ancient city of Tenea in Peloponnese. It is...

Top Greek Travel Destinations Russians Visited in Greece in 2018

According to data derived from Russia's Vestnik ATOP Association of Tour Operators, which works closely with Greece’s Tourism Organization in Moscow, Russian tourists who...

Planning a November Vacation in Greece? Kyparissia is Stunning in Autumn

Kyparissia is a beautiful seaside town located on the western coast of the Peloponnese that is off of the usual tourist path. The town...

A Tale of Greece’s Perseverance: The Corinth Canal (Video)

Something that is considered one of the great engineering accomplishments of Greece is the Corinth Canal. The construction of the canal not only changed the...

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