Orraon: Best Preserved Settlement of Ancient Greece
In Greece, the best preserved ancient homes from the Classical and Hellenistic periods can be found in the ancient city of Orraon or Horreum in Epirus. There are four well-preserved buildings of the late Classical period, namely three private houses...
Early Byzantine-Era Settlement Unearthed Near Greece's Kythnos Island
Significant finds that include an extensive early Christian church and early Byzantine buildings, as well as monumental structures from a much-older ancient sanctuary, have been unearthed by archaeologists on the rocky islet called Vryokastraki, opposite the ancient city of...
Archaeologists Excavate 11,000-Year-Old Settlement in Cyprus
More than 20 round buildings were excavated in recent archaeological digs that are believed to be the ruins of Cyprus' earliest known village that is said to date back to the 9th century BC. The excavations were headed by...