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Black Soup, was a standard meal of Spartans Warriors made of boiled pigs’ legs,...

The ancient Spartan melas zomos, or black soup / black broth, was a staple soup made of boiled pigs' legs, blood, salt and vinegar....
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Greece is the Only Country in the World that Receives Double its Population in...

According to the Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises and World Travel and Tourism Council figures more than twenty-two million tourists from around the world...

A Greek Scientist Invented the Pap Smear | Papanicolaou Test.

The Papanicolaou test, widely known as the pap smear, is a test that saves millions of lives and one that all women have to help...

“Legally to Blame” for the Biggest Upset in Football History.

Football is undoubtedly the most popular sport around the world and many great teams have experienced wild upsets throughout their histories. There have been...

Greece won Most Medals Per Capita at a Singles Olympics in History.

Greece is widely known as the motherland of the ancient Olympic Games but also holds a very notable record at the modern Games that...
Greece Has the Most Archaeological Museums

Greece Has the Most Archaeological Museums in the World.

Taking into account the country’s rich history and culture this shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone. The most famous of all is the new...

Greece Is the “Sunniest” Country In Europe | 250 days sunshine.

According to Greece: Enchantment of the World written by Ann Heinrichs, Greece enjoys on average more than 250 days of sunshine—or three thousand sunny...
Greece 101 – USA 95

Greek National Basketball Team Were the Last to Defeat the US “Dream Team”.

The US Basketball team suffered multiple losses at the 2002 FIBA World Championships and the 2004 Olympics where they finished sixth and third, respectively,...
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Greece Was the First Country During WWII to Defeat an Axis Power.

The Greek army, though outnumbered three to one, was able to force the fascist Italians into retreating, with only seventy-seven aircraft, up against Italy’s 463...
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If a Greek “Spits” On You It’s Usually a Good Thing.

It is believed (mostly by older Greeks) that spitting chases the devil and misfortune away. That is why when someone transfers bad news such...
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