Tag: Macedonia

Alexander the Great was born on this day in 356 BC

Alexander the Great was born on this day in 356 BC

Alexander the Great, otherwise referred to as the “King of Kings” was born on July 20 or 21, 356 B.C. in Pella, Macedonia. He was tutored by philosopher Aristotle until the age…

Skopje begins pushing Greece to call them "Macedonia"

Skopje begins pushing Greece to call them “Macedonia”

Residents of Greece’s northern neighbour are not content with using the name “North Macedonia” and are trying to create a backdoor to force Greece to accept calling them “Macedonia.” Skopje’s unprecedented claim…

Alexander the Great

On this day in 323 BC: The Death of Alexander the Great

On June 10, 323 BC in the late evening, after battling an unknown illness for nearly two weeks, Alexander the Great (Megas Alexandros), otherwise referred to as the “King of Kings”, quietly…

Do you know who the greatest 100 Greeks from Skopje are? 18

Do you know who the greatest 100 Greeks from Skopje are?

The current situation and the exact population of the Greek Community of Skopje is not known, as government data from the 2002 census did not reflect the reality and the number was…

ONOMIA

Thessaloniki set to welcome first ‘smart hotel’

Thessaloniki, Greece’s second-largest city is set to open the doors to its first smart hotel. Greek hotel company Anatolia Hospitality is behind the new hotel in Thessaloniki: ONOMA, the first to open under the company’s…