Latest News for: Ancient thessaloniki


The Ten Oldest Inhabited Cities in Greece

Greek Reporter 27 Feb 2024
The temple of Hephaestus, as seen from the Ancient Agora, Athens, Greece ... They have survived to this day to narrate the history of Ancient Greece and confirm its influence in Western civilization ... Thessaloniki ... Thessaloniki ancient roman Agora.

Derveni Krater: A Masterpiece of Metalwork in Ancient Greece

Greek Reporter 27 Feb 2024
The Derveni Krater exhibited at the Archeological Museum of Thessaloniki is one of the most elaborate metal vessels from ancient Greece yet discovered ... The Derveni Krater was a funerary urn for ancient Greek aristocrat.

Τhe British Legend of King Arthur Conquering Greece

Greek Reporter 24 Feb 2024
A fifteenth century depiction of King Arthur and his knights sitting at the Round Table. Credit. Public domain ... In 383, his troops proclaimed him emperor ... Ancient Roman agora of Thessaloniki ... The capital of this prefecture was Thessaloniki in Greece ... ....

Thessaloniki Woman Arrested for Possessing Ancient Artifacts and Religious Icons

Greek City Times 18 Feb 2024
Thessaloniki, Greece – A 70-year-old woman in Thessaloniki, Greece, was arrested on Saturday, February 18th, 2024, after authorities uncovered a trove of ancient artifacts and religious icons at her workplace and home ... ....

Thessaloniki police arrest 70-year-old woman with trove of ancient artifacts and religious icons

Ekathimerini 18 Feb 2024
... Greece, after ancient objects and religious icons were found at her workplace and home.

Lithuanian man with tattoos all over his face is wanted by Cypriot police – See photos

Greek City Times 18 Feb 2024
Deivis Vaitkevicius, 40, is wanted for burglary and theft ... This is Deivis Vaitkevicius, who is noted in the announcement as having tattoos on his face ... READ MORE. Thessaloniki Woman Arrested for Possessing Ancient Artifacts and Religious Icons ....

Alexander the Great’s father located in Greek tomb after remains ID’d using X-ray analysis: study

New York Post 17 Feb 2024
Ancient man ... In ancient times, Vergina was Macedonia’s original capital, known as Aegae ... The site of a palace of the ancient kingdom of Macedonia at the archaeological site of Aigai in Vergina, Greece.

Daemonia Nymphe update us on their new album inspired by Ancient Greek music

Greek City Times 12 Feb 2024
Daemonia Nymphe continues recording the new album, which will again be inspired by Ancient Greek music. As the band informed us, they have already passed through London (as usual), Thessaloniki, Athens and Heraklion ... READ MORE ... ....

Thessaloniki Gastronomy: A Melting Pot of Cultures

Ekathimerini 02 Feb 2024
Thessaloniki has clearly always been a more intriguing melting pot of cultures and influences than Athens ... The photo book “Thessaloniki ... This, then, was the identity of the people who lived, cooked and ate in Thessaloniki.

Volos: Greece’s Capital of Tsipouro

Greek Reporter 26 Jan 2024
The coastal city, an important port between Europe and Asia, is the sixth most populous in Greece, is situated almost halfway between Athens and Thessaloniki ... Along with its ancient history, stunning ...

Ancient palace where Alexander The Great was crowned reopens after 16-year renovation

Hindustan Times 06 Jan 2024
... during the reign of Alexander the Great's father, after it fully reopened in ancient Aigai, some 65 kilometers (40 miles) southwest of the port city of Thessaloniki, northern Greece, on Friday, Jan.

Thessaloniki for under £100 a night: It

The Daily Mail 14 Dec 2023
Thessaloniki, Greece's second city, is often overshadowed by Athens but it's 'full of interest', says Tom Chesshyre ... Do not miss the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, which is one of the finest museums of ancient artefacts in Greece.

Feast Day of Agios Dimitrios

Greek City Times 25 Oct 2023
October 26 is the Feast Day of Agios Dimitrios, who was born in Thessaloniki, in 270 AD ... The most ancient icons of Agios Dimitrios may be found in his temple in Thessaloniki where he is the patron saint.

10 of the Best Greek Destinations to Visit in October

Ekathimerini 05 Oct 2023
The White Tower, Thessaloniki [Shutterstock]. Thessaloniki ... Thessaloniki is both ancient and modern, Eastern and Western, youthful and old-fashioned, sparkling and run-down, sleepy and restless, and full of creative energy that spawns new ideas.

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