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Macedonia News : Heavy Snow in Macedonia (Northern Greece)

Macedonia News : Heavy Snow in Macedonia (Northern Greece)

Macedonia News - Just before Christmas, some 500 motorists witnessed extreme snowstorm on the Egnatia Odos highway in Kozani, Macedonia (Northern Greece). The intense snowstorm started overnight on Thursday and into the early hours of Friday. As emergency rescue teams battled snowstorms and ice that caused an articulated truck to veer out of control and tip over, blocking the busy thoroughfare. The motorists and […]

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Macedonia – Beautiful Landscapes of Greece Part 1

Macedonia - Beautiful Landscapes of Greece Part 1

Macedonia ; (Greek: Μακεδονία) is a geographical and historical region of Greece in Southern Europe. Macedonia is the largest and second most populous Greek region. The region and that of Thrace (sometimes Epirus and Thessaly) are often together referred to informally as Northern Greece. It incorporates almost exclusively the territories of ancient Macedonia, a kingdom ruled by the Argeads whose most […]

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Edessa in Macedonia (Northern Greece) – A naturally cool haven

Edessa in Macedonia (Northern Greece) - A naturally cool haven

Edessa in Macedonia (Northern Greece) : Mini-Amsterdam, criss-crossed by canals and aqueducts, can be dubbed a ‘water city’ By Haris Argyropoulos   According to the celebrated late novelist Menelaos Lountemis, Edessa, the main town in the border region of Pella, Macedonia, was “a stepping stone for God to the heavens.” Best known for its waterfalls, including Greece’s highest at 70 […]

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Macedonian Folk Songs : Ti Ithela ke Se Agapousa

Macedonian Folk Songs : Ti Ithela ke Se Agapousa

Florina in Macedonia (Northern Greece) Macedonian Folk Songs heard in the folk festivals in Macedonia (Northern Greece) Title: ” Ti Ithela ke Se Agapousa (Greek: Τι ήθελα και σ’ αγαπούσα) “What did I want and I loved you, and I didn’t behave? I got dizzyness in the head, and knives in the heart…” Performer: Xanthipi Karathanassi From the YouTube Channel of gordios79

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Robin Lane Fox : ” Macedonia is a Greek-Speaking kingdom in Northern Greece “

Robin Lane Fox : ” Macedonia is a Greek-Speaking kingdom in Northern Greece “

One of the most eminent scholars in ancient Macedonian History, Professor Robin Lane Fox, states the historical truth and stands against the crime that is happening against Greek history by blasting FYROM’s Propaganda. Professor Fox stated: “There is a message that is historical and still politically has to be said…. Macedonia is a Greek-Speaking kingdom in Northern Greece, populated by people using Greek names, Greek months […]

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Antiquities seized in Macedonia (Northern Greece)

Antiquities seized in Macedonia (Northern Greece)

The Greek Press reported more details regarding the recent story of the Antiquities seized by the Greek police in Macedonia (Northern Greece) The antiquities included “four helmets, golden masks, golden rings, sword fragments and other objects”. The finds are reported as being similar to those found in the sixth century BCE cemetery at Sindos. In the anti-smuggling operation two Greek […]

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Macedonian Wine country from Macedonia (Northern Greece)

Macedonian Wine country from Macedonia (Northern Greece)

Macedonian Wine from Macedonia (Northern Greece) : Kir-Yianni Vineyard workers pick grapes at the 125-acre Kir-Yianni Estate, perched high on the slopes of Mount Vermio in northern Greece’s Macedonian wine country. The elderly Greek woman behind the counter of the mom ‘n’ pop grocery store stared at me in silence. “Chateau Pegasus?” I asked. Nothing. “Peg-a-sus,” I enunciated, while cartoonishly pretending […]

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Macedonian Wines from Greece - Tsantali

WINE IN MACEDONIA TSANTALI - http://www.tsantali.gr/ - Tsantali has set up three wineries in Northern Greece located at:Agios Pavlos in Halkidiki, Naoussa in Macedonia and Rapsani in Thessalia, on the foothills of Mount Olympos. Tsantali wineries equipped with state of the art technology produce wines that reflect not only the growers devotion to the land and commitment to quality but […]

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Michael Meier Bruegger in his ‘Indoeuropean Linguistics’ about the ancient Macedonian dialect

Michael Meier Bruegger in his ‘Indoeuropean Linguistics’ about the ancient Macedonian dialect

The Macedonian of the ancient kingdom of Northern Greece is probably nothing other than a Northern Greek dialect of Doric. By Kostas68

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Ancient burial site discovered in northern Greece

AP – Remains of two large ancient silver vessels found in Aigai, northern Greece, are seen in this undated … By NICHOLAS PAPHITIS, Associated Press Writer Nicholas Paphitis, Associated Press Writer – Fri Aug 28, 2:34 pm ET ATHENS, Greece – Archaeologists said Friday they have unearthed a lavish burial site at the seat of the ancient Macedonian kings in northern Greece, heightening a 2,300-year-old mystery of […]

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