Kassandra Mines

We are in the mines of northeastern Halkidiki. A place where the military commander Alexander the Great obtained the gold for his campaigns and the legendary Alexis Zorbas worked. The beloved poet of sailors and seamen, Nikos Kavvadias, fell in love here. It is the place that entire generations of miners have worked. This is a brief overview and presentation of the history of the “Kassandra Mines”, from the antiquity until today. It is a time travel to one of the world’s longest-running mining operation.


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