Pompeii and the Greeks

An exhibition testifying to the many cultures that have left their mark on the ancient city of Pompeii from its foundation to its destruction...

New Discoveries at Poseidonia Tell Us More About the Ancient City’s Greek Founders

The city originally called Poseidonia was established by Greek colonists some twenty-five hundred years ago, and was one of the most important sanctuaries in...

Impressive Exhibition ‘Pompeii and the Greeks’ Opens in Italy

The large exhibition "Pompei ei Greci" (Pompeii and the Greeks) opens its doors on April 12, 2017 exposing the magnificence of Ancient Greece beyond...

Greek photographer Vogiatzis shows abandoned Chios villages

The photographs of Greek artist Stratis Vogiatzis will be shown for the first time in Milan by the Hellenic Cultural Foundation and innovative Greek...

Italy Rescues 1,000 Migrants Foundering in Mediterranean

Italy's coast guard said Friday that it had rescued about 1,000 migrants from leaky boats in the Mediterranean; one person was found dead. Officials said...

Explore the Stunning and Pristinely Preserved Ancient Greek Ruins of Sicily!

One of the best places on the planet to see pristinely preserved ancient Greek ruins is Sicily. The island is dotted with Greek ruins...

Market Data Shows Italians are Crazy About Greek Yogurt

  The traditional Greek-style yogurt has made a splash in many European markets, according to official data which states that yogurt is Greece's eighth biggest...

6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Central Italy

Italy was rocked by a 6.6 magnitude earthquake whose epicenter was 68 km south-west of Perugia, close to the town of Norcia, at 7:40...

Meet Lady Hamilton, the Woman Who Brought Ancient Greek Fashion to 18th-Century Europe

Lady Hamilton, a woman known in Europe for her astonishing beauty and political influence, was also the woman who spread Ancient Greek-inspired fashion across...

Happy 18th! MEPs Give Young Europeans Interrail Passes for Their Birthdays

MEPs are pondering ways to bring European youth closer together so that they can celebrate their continent's diversity and feel a "sense of belonging."...