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Children are Curious to Know: Who Were the Spartans?

Curious Kids, a website that posts inquiries made by the most curious of minds -- those of children -- recently found themselves answering a...

Greek Diaspora Joins Forces To Save One of Greece’s Oldest Public Buildings

A group of Greek citizens and Greek-Americans who are experts in the field of archives and genealogy have joined forces in order to help...

Greek Municipalities Sue Over Privatization of Archaeological Sites

Five Greek municipalities and the Hellenic Archaeologists Association have appealed to the Greek Council of State, the country's highest administrative court, calling for the...

Ancient Greece: Growing up in Athens and Sparta

Despite the fact that they shared the same heritage and language, ancient Spartans and ancient Athenians were very different, and the two city-states were not...

Japanese Man Wins the Athens – Sparta Run Amidst Rainfall (video)

Japan's Yoshihiko Ishikawa was the winner of the 36th Spartathlon race on Saturday, running the  246 km route in 22 hours, 55 minutes and...

Hundreds Take Part in Historic Athens-Sparta Race (video)

400 athletes from around the world began on Friday morning their quest to finish the Spartathlon, one of the most demanding long-distance races on the...

Changing Street Lights the Greek Way (photo)

A photo of a municipal worker in a rubbish bin being lifted up a lamppost by a crane has gone viral. The photo was apparently...

Pilot Dead after Greek Air Force Plane Crashes North of Sparta

The pilot of a two-seater Greek Air Force aircraft was killed after the plane crashed north of Sparta at 8:50 am on Tuesday during...

Police Seize Stolen Ancient Greek Artifacts (photos)

Greek police have arrested three people in Sparta in connection with a significant find of ancient artifacts along with cash and firearms, it was...

Brazen Attack on Greek Senior Citizen by Juveniles Caught on Video

An 82-year-old senior citizen was injured, after she was attacked and robbed by two young Roma boys in her front yard. The attack took place...

First Spartan Race Held in Sparta (video)

The first Spartan Race to be held in Sparta is taking place this weekend (November 4-5) in the legendary place where it got its...

Lithuanian Sorokin wins 35th Spartathlon Ultra-Marathon (video)

Lithuanian runner Aleksandr Sorokin won the 35th edition of Spartathlon, one of the most challenging and historical ultra-marathon races, in Sparta on Saturday. Sorokin, 36,...

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