The aristocrat of Macedonia
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The prehistoric settlement of Dispilio is one of the oldest lake settlements discovered in Europe and gives us a complete picture of an early civilization with miraculous achievements. Its early phase dates back to around 5500 BC. The inhabitants lived in huts that they built in the lake, on stilt platforms. The 3,000 people who lived here fished, hunted, cultivated …
The Ragucharias, as the carnivals are called, take place from January 6 to 8 and are the climax of the Twelve Days' festivities. The events are attended by all Kastorians who pour into the streets to celebrate with dances, songs, banter and plenty of wine. The events culminate on the third day, the so-called pateritsa, with the great parade of …
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