Greece is celebrating the European Heritage Days 2017 under the theme: cities / Pol(e)is. At Delphi an exposition titled «The city of Delphi, small findings of an unknown life» focus on the social and economical status of the city.
In Greek mythology Hyperboreans were a mythical people and Hyperborea, their land was an unspecified region in the north, beyond Thrace, the land of Boreas, the god of the North Wind.
Polygnotus, one of the most appreciated painter of Greece (5th c. BC.) is known for his frescoes in the Lesche of the Knidians, at Delphi.
Did you know that Greece is one of the few world producers of bauxite and aluminium? It is highly probable that a part or even the entire airplane you boarded in order to fly to Greece is made of Greek aluminium and to be precise aluminium from the Delphi area! The rich mining history of the Delphi area, plus an introduction to the bauxite mining, is offered to visitors of the Vagonetto Mining Park.
Located in Chrisso, just 4km from Delphi, this wonderful folk museum exhibits a collection of costumes dating back to the 18th century originating from both the region of Phokida, Central Greece, and the rest of Greece.
These tasty, bite-sized Baked Cheese Olives are a party favorite! Easy to made, they are crisp on the outside with a briny surprise inside!