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Holy Image Holy Space: Windows to Heaven - Icons and Frescoes from Greece

Watch on YouTube Medieval and Byzantine art curator Gary Vikan explores icons as objects of religious worship and artistic achievement, providing background on their history, significance and symbolism using 80 sacred images. Runtime: 30 min.

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Greek Mythology: A Traveler's Guide

on Amazon A hands-on traveler's guide to the enthralling tales of Greek mythology, organized around the cities and landscapes where the events are se...

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Greece, A Love Story: Women Write About the Greek Experience

on Amazon An elegant collection of essays on the people, culture and landscape of Greece. By Camille Cusumano.

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The Greeks: An Illustrated History

on Amazon This National Geographic photographic history of ancient Greece pays special attention to Greek innovations: great literature and architect...

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Rio Antirio Bridge | Aerial

Striking aerial shots of the impressive bridge spanning the Gulf of Corinth and joining the Peloponnese with mainland Greece. Runtime: 4 min.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Loving Greek Coffee

In Greece, going out for coffee can be a day-long event; here's how the locals do it. By Katherine Whittaker.

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Homer and the origin of the Greek alphabet

on Amazon This scholarly work offers a sweeping review of the Greek language’s origins and all that came before, focusing specifically on the cause...

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The Greek expression "Opa"

A few definitions — some thoughtful, some entertaining — for a hear-it-everywhere expression that gets to the spirit of the Greek people.

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