28th October

28th October: A Day of History and Hope on Mount Olympus

28th October: A Day of History and Hope on Mount Olympus

28th October , ,

On the 28th of October, Greece celebrates Oxi Day, a national holiday that commemorates the country’s refusal to surrender to the Axis Powers during World War II.

Pierian Mountains

The Pierian Mountains

The Pierian Mountains

Pierian Mountains ,

The Pierian Mountains, a continuation of the ridge of Mount Olympus, is a natural border between the prefectures of Kozani, Imathia and Pieria. The highest peak of the mountain range is Flamburo with an altitude of 2,188 metres. They are covered by one of the most accessible forests in the country, which can be accessed

Ancient Pydna

Pydna: A city throughout ancient history

Pydna: A city throughout ancient history

Ancient Pydna ,

The ancient city of Pydna is located 15 klm from the city of Katerini. It is said that its first name was Kydna, although we have no information about its foundation. It is worth noting that Macedonia became a possession after the Persian wars and specifically carved a course with the reign of Alexander I,