Of the objects of everyday life of Ancient Greece that are the most enduring and the most beautiful, pottery stands out. It combines utility with high art, and with the images and the vessels themselves tell wonderful stories, bringing the ancient world closer to understanding. The Most Important Pottery Workshops – Athens and Corinth It
Dear Traveler, The peak month of Greek summer is behind us and as we contemplate the passing of yet another season, we can’t help but feel grateful for living in such a beautiful and diverse country. In our “Celebrating the peak month of Greek summer” issue we elaborate on the unique traditions that highlight the
Dear Traveler, In the warm embrace of August, we feel soothed and relaxed as we make the most of the carefree summer days. The eternal sunshine warms our souls as we absorb the energy surrounding us and pause to recharge our batteries before we are called to return to our everyday routine.
Greece is truly both a geological and an artistic wonder, and those two worlds come together in the wealth of ancient temples and sculpture. Fans of classical architecture and art will have noted that very often the source of the marble that created these wonders is also mentioned - Parian, Tinian, Penteli, Thacian, Naxian. Each