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Tag: Arcadia

Agia Fotini of Mantinea

Agia Fotini of Mantinea: One of the most mysterious churches in the world  

“My goal was to create a church that creates the illusion of motion. It feels like the Holy Spirit moves around its axis, God himself moves around its axis, as the church has no obvious front and back,” Greek architect Costas Papatheodorou said about his creation – the Orthodox church of Agia Fotini of Mantinea – which has become known as the second most mysterious church in the world.

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600 ISIS members in Greece and dozens in Cyprus: reports

600 members of the brutal ISIS terrorist organization are in Greece and dozens are in Cyprus, according to a respected Greek journalist. Savvas Kalenteridis in a radio interview on the First Show…

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A day on the rocks: Top 5 breathtaking mountain views in Greece

Although famous worldwide for its seas, more than 80% of Greece is mountainous. We present to you the top five destinations for mountain lovers, who want to climb, hike, or just enjoy breathtaking views in Greece.

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Feast Day of Agia Theodora of Vasta

The holy and glorious Virgin-martyr Theodora of Vasta, Arcadia, Megalopolis, of the Peloponnese in Greece, is commemorated by the Greek Orthodox Church on September 11. Agia Theodora lived during the tenth century on the…

Amazing Springtime Destinations in the Peloponnese 5

Amazing Springtime Destinations in the Peloponnese

There is so much to see and do in this beautiful mainland region of Greece – and this is Part 2 of our tribute to the Peloponnese, one of the most ideal…

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Maria Menounos’ Greek Orthodox Wedding ceremony in Greece

Congratulations to Maria Menounos and Keven Undergaro who celebrated their Greek Orthodox Wedding ceremony at Maria’s father’s village of Akovos. The excited bride shared videos and photos to her Instagram page of herself and…

Maria Menounos celebrates pre-wedding dinner at Athens Museum (VIDEO) 15

Maria Menounos celebrates pre-wedding dinner at Athens Museum (VIDEO)

  After travelling for more than twenty-four hours to get to Greece, Maria Menounos’ wedding celebrations have started! The popular television personality looked absolutely gorgeous, rocking a green dress by American designer Veronica…

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Maria Menounos planning traditional Greek wedding in Arcadia

Rumours are circulating that the much loved gorgeous Greek American television host, Maria Menounos will soon have a traditional Greek wedding, including a Greek Orthodox ceremony at her father’s village of Arcadia in the…

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