Mount Olympus – The home of the Twelve Olympian gods

The highest mountain in Greece. It is located in the Olympus Range on the border between Thessaly and Macedonia, between the regional units of Pieria and Larissa. The highest peak, Mytikas, meaning “nose”, rises to 2,917 metres. In Ancient Greek religion and mythology, “Olympus” was the name of the home of the Twelve Olympian gods of the […]

The famous Hollywood Dog Training School in Los Angeles

Some of Hollywood’s biggest canine stars — including Toto from the movie “The Wizard of Oz”, Lassie, star of one of the longest-running series in television history and Rin Tin Tin, from the eponymous 1950s television series — lived and trained at the facility in North Hollywood. The school was established in 1927 by Carl Spitz, Sr., […]