Archaeologists have discovered new findings in the Temple of Artemis, which is located east of Amarynthos in Evia, central Greece.
Nikos Kazantzakis is for many the best Greek writer of the 20th century and his books have been translated more than any of his contemporaries.
Philistines were very likely of Greek origin, as a new DNA study traces the origins of the ancient villains in the Eastern Mediterranean
Recent research shows that ancient Greeks had used a primitive type of lifting machine to move heavy stones before they began using cranes 2,500 years ago, according to the website Gizmodo.
An ancient oak tree in northern Greece is believed to be among the oldest surviving tree of its kind in Europe.
Tina Livanos was known across the world for her marriages to two of Greece's most powerful figures, Onassis and Niarchos.
There is a Greek village in Mani, Peloponnese, called Neochori, where its residents boast they are true descendants of ancient Sparta.
There is a group of ancient homes in Greece called "drakospita," or dragon houses, even though they have nothing to do with dragons.