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Fun Facts about Athens Greece
Fun Facts about Athens Greece
5 Fun Facts About Athens Athens is one of the cities with the longest history in the world. Many important people wandered its streets through out time. It is really worth a visit, and to make it more fun here are some interesting facts about it. 1. One of the oldest cities in the World : its origins…
Interesting Information about Greece
Interesting Information about Greece
There are many things to learn about Greek food and Greek cuisine that sets it apart from other countries. The history of Greece has had a great impact on traditional Greek meals, from rich affluent times to poor frugal times when beans and legumes were relied on for substance. Certain foods, such as…
About Santorini Greece
About Santorini Greece
Santorini is famous for its cliff-side homes which are painted blazing white with deep blue roofs. They are symbolic of Greece. If you are looking for a romantic getaway, this is the place. Don’t miss watching the sunset at Oia, visiting the many historical sites, or exploring the vineyards. I found…
Poems about Ancient Greece
Poems about Ancient Greece
Read Homer Online - Ebooks Marble terminal bust of Homer. Roman copy of a lost Hellenistic original of the 2nd c. BC. From Baiae, Italy. The so-called Hellenistic blind-type can be paralleled with figures of the Pergamon Altar, and the original of the type was perhaps created for the great library at…
Interesting Facts about Ancient Greece
Interesting Facts about Ancient Greece
Ancient Greek Gods Welcome to our Greek Gods and Goddesses page here on History for Kids. We have some fun facts and pictures for you to color. You will learn some interesting facts about each God as you read down the page. Take your time there is a lot of information on this page, check out the quick…
Facts about Olympia Greece
Facts about Olympia Greece
General Information Olympia is the birthplace of the Olympic Games and Zeus sacred place, Olympia has cultivated ideals since ancient times. It was never just the games, but also the honour, the peace, the struggle and the body - all in one. Visiting the archaeological site and museum, you will walk…
Important Facts about Greece
Important Facts about Greece
Greece once the home of Plato, Aristotle, and Alexander the Great is suffering from huge financial crisis. People of the country have hit the street against the ongoing crisis. Banks have been closed and a cap on daily withdrawal from ATMs have also been put into place. A Greek can withdraw only 60 euros…
Information about Athens Greece
Information about Athens Greece
History of Athens Birthplace of democracy Athens was built in the plains of Attika between the Parnitha, Penteli and Hymettos mountains and close to the Saronic Gulf. For ages its important geographic location and its mild climate were de main reasons why people chose to live here. During her very long…
Bus about Greece
Bus about Greece
AP Trikala s new driverless buses navigate through the city in designated bus lanes. A mountain town in northern Greece is taking a page from Silicon Valley s book: Trikala has a new driverless bus buzzing around its downtown. It may only go a cool 12 mph—about as quickly as a golf cart—but the test…
History about Ancient Greece
History about Ancient Greece
The Mycenaeans & Their Gods The Mycenaean Civilization (approximately 1900-1100 BCE) is commonly acknowledged as the beginning of Greek culture, even though we know almost nothing about the Mycenaeans save what can be determined through archaeological finds and through Homer’s account of their…
Information about Greece
Information about Greece
Greece & the Greek Islands are known for 3 things: ancient civilization, amazing landscapes and high developed tourism. Really beloved by people, Greece is so rich in culture and beauty that it never seems to be completely explored, no matter how many times you visit it. After all, this is one…
Random Facts about Greece
Random Facts about Greece
ACG & Athens The history of The American College of Greece is deeply connected with the history of Greece in the 20th and 21st centuries. As a city bathed in history and poised beneath the shadow of the majestic Acropolis, Athens is like no other city in the world, affording ACG students the…
Cool Facts about Greece
Cool Facts about Greece
I wanted to include some facts on Greece I hope you will find interesting, how the Greek life is different to ours, the role that traditions and customs play in everyday life. So much talk about Greek food and cooking it, I always start getting nostalgic for Greece and reminisce about the country. There…
Info about Greece
Info about Greece
Here you ll find useful information for preparing your trip to Greece. We give you practical tips on documentation, safety, healthcare, what clothes to pack, currency, tourist cards, public holidays… so you re all set when you arrive. You ll find the whole list below. Enjoy! Capital of Greece : Athens…
About Greece
About Greece
Bill Below, OECD Directorate for Public Governance and Territorial Development to be published on Monday, offers a dashboard of key indicators to help analyze international comparisons of public sector performance. Given the timing of the release, it seems appropriate to focus this powerful tool on Greece…