Tag: Delos

Historical island of Delos to become an Open Museum 3

Historical island of Delos to become an Open Museum

Greece’s Ministry of Culture announced this week that it was planning to transform the historical island of Delos in the Cyclades into an open museum. The Ministry said it was moving ahead with restoration and…

German woman returns stolen Ancient Greek mosaics 5

German woman returns stolen Ancient Greek mosaics

Fragments of floor mosaics removed from archaeological sites in the 1960s from the sacred island of Delos and another from the Library of Hadrian in Athens were returned to Greece on October…

Billy Cotsis

The Other Side of Mykonos

You would be hard pressed to find a better tour guide of Greece than Billy Cotsis. He doesn’t just know Greece, having travelled there countless times and visited over 65 of its…

Architect Heim reveals plan for new museum in Delos 8

Architect Heim reveals plan for new museum in Delos

Distinguished architect Jean-Pierre Heim has shared his vision and plans for a new archaeological museum on the Greek island of Delos, with Culture Minister Aristides Baltas earlier this week, at a meeting…