Ancient Greece

A Gift of Friends: The Visual Legacy of Pavlos Samios

On June 19, an exhibition entitled Donum Amicorom ("Gift of Friends") opened at the Byzantine and Christian Museum in Athens…

June 23, 2024

King Xerxes was not the man we saw in '300' and was more bone-chilling in real life

King Xerxes was not the man we saw in the movie '300'. He was more bone-chilling in real life. A…

June 20, 2024

German Researchers Discover Earliest Greek Record of Jesus Christ’s Childhood in Hamburg Library

German researchers recently uncovered a significant manuscript at the Hamburg Carl Von Ossietzky State and University Library, originally overlooked as…

June 19, 2024

Why Ancient Greek Philosophers are the greatest thinkers to have graced this earth

Ancient Greek philosophy opened the doors to a particular way of thinking that provided the roots for the Western intellectual…

June 18, 2024

Greece: Where Hospitality Reigns Supreme - Unveiling the Essence of Philoxenia

Greece, the birthplace of democracy and philosophy, boasts another cultural treasure: philoxenia. This word, meaning "friend to the stranger," embodies…

June 17, 2024

The Greek myth of Demeter's revenge

Dig into the Greek myth of Mestra and her father, King Erysichthon, who angered the gods and was cursed with…

June 16, 2024

Coldplay Shoots New Music Video at the Ancient Odeon Herodion Atticus in Greece

Coldplay’s new music video was filmed earlier this week at the ancient Odeon of Herodes Atticus theatre, located on the…

June 14, 2024

Cat-tastic Greece: Prepare for a Purr-fect Adventure!

Aegeans are considered one of the oldest domesticated cat breeds, cats having been introduced to the islands during the Bronze…

June 12, 2024

What Was It Like to Live in Ancient Greece?

Greece's culture and events were so influential that they had a significant effect on modern-day people worldwide. The ancient Greeks…

June 9, 2024

Athens Travel Guide a Comprehensive Guide to the Top 30 Experiences

Embarking on a journey through Athens promises an array of captivating experiences, each catering to diverse interests. Whether you are…

June 9, 2024
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