Meteora News and Events (10)
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The running community of Greece welcomes for the 5th consecutive year an event that will excite long-distance races lovers: Meteora Trail Race!
Meteora Trail Run 2016 is taking place in October 30th and includes long run, short run and kids race.
The first CityTrail Meteora is organized on Sunday, October 26th. This race offers runners the chance to experience the spectacular landscape of Meteora.
Was he a Neanderthal or Homo Sapiens, the first resident of the Cave of Theopetra, just 4 km from Meteora? The answer is quested in the findings of the cave that date 130,000-140,000 years before today and that include fossils of human soles and tools.
An exhibition with rare books has been inaugurated in the 4th High School of Trikala, just 20 km from Meteora.
A traditional festival is held on March 13th to March 15th in the village of Agioi Theodori, just 8 km from Kalambaka. The locals are celebrating a feast to honour their patron saints, Saint Theodore Tyro and Saint Theodore Stratelates.
An exhibition dedicated to Vasilis Tsitsanis, a great composer of the Greek song, will be presented for the next two months by the Municipality of Trikala, his hometown, 20 km east of Meteora.
The people of Kalambaka, the town just off Meteora, are protesting against the decision of the Railway Organization of Greece to abolish the direct train from Kalambaka to Athens and Thessaloniki.
The students of the 3rd Primary School of Kalambaka, with the encouragement of their teachers and the help of their grandparents, have created their own folklore museum. The museum includes exhibits, such as old clothes, books, newspapers, radios, personal items and others.