Greece has been famous for many years not only due to art, architecture and philosophy, but also due to talented scientists. But why did the residents of Athens manage to make such a big push in development? How did the process of transforming the primal into antique civilization pass? The premise of the development of […]
The fall of Constantinople, which happened on may 29, 1453, was the last phase of the Byzantine-Ottoman Wars (1265-1453) and the darkest page in the history of Greece and the orthodox church. The day of may 29, 1453 is undoubtedly a turning point in the history of humanity. It means the end of the old […]
<< Anyone in this island feels a mysterious power, warm, good to be branched into his veins, and grow his soul>> Reference to Greco, Nikos Kazantzakis Crete is the largest island in Greece and for many people the most beautiful. We found and present to you the 20 beaches of the island, to visit in […]
Tsipouro and tsikoudia distillates have long history, starting in ancient times according to Isiodos (7th century BC), Hippocrates and Aristotle (5th and 4th century BC, respectively) and in Egypt during Hellenistic (Alexandrian) years. Their distillation process was further developed during Byzantine years by Greek monks on Mount Athos, Constantinople, and Smyrna. Qualified by geographical indication […]
50 Christmas and new years eve, holiday songs, from Greece and Cyprus. MyGreekHeart wishes you Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year !