THE MYTHICAL WANDERINGS OF ODYSSEUS AND AENEAS IN THESPROTIA

The Adriatic and Ionian has formed a crossroads of civilisations since antiquity, in which a diverse network of trade and communication was established, leading from east to west and vice versa. Along with goods, stories, ideas and values were also circulated and exchanged, as recorded in Greek mythology. In the Odyssey and its sequel Telegonia, […]

VONITSA CASTLE: WORK IN PROGRESS

Ephorate of Antiquities of Aitoloakarnania and Lefkada is responsible for the works at Aktio Fortress, Vonitsa and Nafpaktos Castles. The works in all three castles started in the summer of 2020 when the recruitment of the required personnel was completed according to the current legislation. Immediately, hand tools, technological equipment (laptops, printers, digital cameras, etc.) […]

AKTIO FORTRESS: WORK IN PROGRESS

Ephorate of Antiquities of Aitoloakarnania and Lefkada is responsible for the works at Aktio Fortress, Vonitsa and Nafpaktos Castles. The works in all three castles started in the summer of 2020 when the recruitment of the required personnel was completed according to the current legislation. Immediately, hand tools, technological equipment (laptops, printers, digital cameras, etc.) […]

CASTLE OF NAFPAKTOS: WORK IN PROGRESS

Ephorate of Antiquities of Aitoloakarnania and Lefkada is responsible for the works at Aktio Fortress, Vonitsa and Nafpaktos Castles. The works in all three castles started in the summer of 2020 when the recruitment of the required personnel was completed according to the current legislation. Immediately, hand tools, technological equipment (laptops, printers, digital cameras, etc.) […]

CASTLES OF IGOUMENITSA AND MARGARITI: WORK IN PROGRESS

CoHeN project has given the Ephorate of Antiquities of Thesprotia the opportunity to undertake restoration and enhancement work on the medieval castles of Igoumenitsa and Margariti. These two monuments are currently in a ruinous state and remain largely unknown to the scientific community, local society and the wider public. The work which began in May […]

COHEN PROJECT KICK-OFF MEETING

The kick-off meeting of the Coastal Heritage Network (CoHeN) Project, funded by the Interreg V-A Greece – Italy 2014-2020 Programme, took place on the 25th and 26th of February 2020 and was successfully completed. The meeting was hosted by the Ephorate of Antiquities of Ilia at the ‘SPAP’ exhibition and congress center in Ancient Olympia. […]