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Zeus records 10,000 thunderbolts over Greece 1

Zeus records 10,000 thunderbolts over Greece

The National Observatory of Athens said over 10,000 thunderbolts occurred throughout Greece in 12 hours on Sunday, according to their ZEUS monitoring system. According to the Observatory the combination of hot and…

Artemis Sanctuary Evian

Significant discoveries made at Temple of Artemis Amarysia in Evia

  Recent excavation work around the Temple of Artemis Amarysia at Amarynthos on the island of Evia, have revealed significant finds among these seals inscribed with the name “Artemis” as well as three Hellenistic-era foundations with votive…

Greece’s Mount Olympus honoured with a Google Doodle today 9

Greece’s Mount Olympus honoured with a Google Doodle today

Mount Olympus, Greece’s highest and most famous cliff, has been honoured with a Google Doodle today. For years, the mountain remained unexplored until it was first ascended by three climbers on August…

Introducing Greek flavours to Vietnam 10

Introducing Greek flavours to Vietnam

Right in the heart of Vietnam, you will find a family run Greek Restaurant “Zeus Greek Souvlaki- Gyros” which is located in Ho Chi Minh City. It’s positioned amongst eateries that serve…

3000 year old Greek skeleton suggests human sacrifice 11

3000 year old Greek skeleton suggests human sacrifice

Major archaeological discoveries have come to light during excavations at the temple of Zeus at Mount Lykeon, south west of Arcadia, the location where Zeus was born and raised as local tradition…