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The Mystery Over the Ancient Greek Masterpieces Recovered Off Italy

The mystery over two magnificent ancient Greek statues remains almost half a century since the day they were recovered off the coast of the...

In the Covid-Free Italian Town of the ‘Last Greeks’ You Can Buy a House...

Cinquefrondi, a village in the southern region of Calabria, Italy, made headlines around the world for its offering of homes for 1 euro ($...

Italian Football Team FC Crotone Is Uniquely Proud of Its Greek Origins

One would normally expect the enthusiastic supporters of an Italian football club to be proud of their team and their country and not a...

Calabrian Greek, a Language on the Brink of Extinction

There are two minority Greek languages officially recognized in Italy's south. Greko and Griko -- both spoken by the "Calabrian Greeks" -- are both...

The Last of the Calabrian Greeks

  By: John Kazaklis, http://istoria.life Italian as we know it today was not always spoken throughout Italy. The Italian language did not become the staple language...

The Story of Greeks in Italy

Greeks have been migrating to what is now the nation of Italy for many centuries, beginning before even the creation of the Roman Empire....

Greek Mosaic Comes to Light in Calabria

In Calabria, southern Italy, archaeology students while excavating came across the largest Greek mosaic, dating between 320 and 150 B.C. that depicts dragons and...

Riace Bronzes Await to Be Housed in Magna Græcia

The two most famous ancient Greek statues of Southern Italy – the Riace bronzes- have been outside the museum in which they should be...

No Greek Teachers for Schools in Calabria, Italy

Young studens of Calabria will not be taught the Greek language this year because, due to financial crisis, Italian Ministry of Education has cut...