Category: culture


Intact late Minoan tomb found in Crete

Archaeologists in Crete have discovered an intact Minoan-era tomb containing a well-preserved adult skeleton as well as funerary vessels. An initial inspection of the ceramics found in the tomb allowed it to be dated to the late Minoan period, or 1400 to 1200 BC, a statement from the Ministry of Culture said. The tomb was […]

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Greece Considered as Filming Location for UK Movie

British producer Gareth Jones traveled to Greece, last month for a pre-filming visit (recce) to determine whether he will proceed with shooting of “The Giaour” in the country. The visit was organized by the Hellenic Film Commission of the Greek Film Center. “The Giaour”, written and directed by Rika Ohara, is based on Lord Byron’s poem of the […]

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Painting and sculpture exhibition in Ag;ia Marina

Τhe ‘Atelie’ artists workshop presents its inaugural painting and sculpture exhibition focused on works from a selection of Artists who live and work in Crete. The vernissage will be held on August 3rd from 7pm – 11pm in the Olive Oil workshop of Agia Marina in Sivas. (South Crete, en route to Matala) During the […]

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