Bactria: The Ancient Greek State in Afghanistan (video)

Gold Coins with an image of King Eucratides As students of history are well aware, Alexander the Great and his army began a massive military campaign...

Meet the Greek who Introduced Real Souvlaki to Colombians

An unconventional find and delightful Mediterranean surprise awaits you in Bogotá, Colombia, and it is all thanks to a Giorgos Sitaras, a Greek who...

Tribe of Alexander the Great Descendants in Pakistan in Danger of Extinction

The people of the Kalash tribe, who live in the Chitral district of Pakistan, believe they are descendants of Alexander the Great's troops who settled...

Prince Charles Meets Patriarch of Alexandria in Ghana

Britain's Prince Charles met with Theodoros II, the Eastern Orthodox Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa last Friday evening as part of his visit...

Cuba Hosts Greek Cinema Festival

El Greco  A Greek cinema festival is to take place in Havana, and is being organized by Greece's Ambassador to Cuba Stella Bezirtzoglou, according to...

350 Greek Artifacts On Exhibit in China’s Forbidden City

Beijing's Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, is currently showing an exhibit of 350 Ancient Greek artifacts. The exhibit will be open...

Ancient Greek Earring Unveiled in Jerusalem

An ancient Greek gold earring found last year in Jerusalem has been revealed by the Israeli authorities. The jewellery, around 2,000 years old and fashioned...

Mask with Ancient Greek-Style Elements Discovered in Egypt

A silver face mask gilded with gold, a mummification workshop, mummies and sarcophagi have been discovered at a tomb complex in Saqqara, Egypt, an...

Majestic Hellas House Opens its Doors in Shanghai (photos)

Greece has a new outpost in the Far East as Hellas House -- an impressive social, cultural and business hub in Shanghai -- throws...

Ancient Greek Inscription Uncovered in Egypt

  A second-century temple in Egypt has been found by archaeologists who say Greek inscriptions form part of the remarkable discovery. Egypt's Antiquities Ministry says the...