The olive tree hides medicine.

The leaves, the core and the bark of the olive trees contain substances that shield the heart from coronary disease, while they also have a beneficial effect on the body's cells. The olive provides protection [...]

Top 5 Greek nature

Enjoy the beauties of a breathtaking landscape Virgin forests, mountains and canyons, unique landscapes, breathtaking lakes, rivers, lagoons, environmental parks and museums make up the unique landscape of Greece. In spring, when nature “awakes”, anything [...]

Flora of Greece

Aristotle was the first to try and describe all the plants and animals; in other words, the flora and the fauna, that existed at that time in Greece. Especially for flora, he wrote his book [...]

Wild olive tree

Olea oleaster, the wild-olive, has been considered by various botanists a valid species and a subspecies of the cultivated olive tree, Olea europea, which is a tree of multiple origins that was domesticated, it now [...]

Unexpected Benefits of Olive Leaf Extract

By Julian Everson Scientists have isolated the unique molecule that provides olive oil with its multitude of health and life-extending benefits. Known as oleuropein, it is the polyphenol that can help lower bad cholesterol and blood pressure, prevent [...]

Mediterranean diet: A healthy eating plan

If you're looking for a heart-healthy eating plan, the Mediterranean diet might be right for you. The Mediterranean diet incorporates the basics of healthy eating — plus a splash of flavorful olive oil and perhaps [...]