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The Ancient Greek Roots of Christmas

Christmas is the most important - and perhaps the most treasured - celebration of Christianity filled with joy and love. Countries around the world...

Greek Paradises Unknown to Tourists

Every year Greece attracts millions of tourists who prefer to visit specific popular islands such as Mykonos, Santorini, Crete, Corfu and Rhodes. However, Greece...

Papoulias: Greek Revival an Obligation to Younger Generations

Greece will exit the crisis only if it applies a national reconstruction plan beyond a memorandum's directives, President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias...

Mykonos Faces Drought Risk this Summer

The popular Greek island of Mykonos faces a serious drought risk this summer unless immediate measures are taken to avert water shortages, local sources...

Four Greek Music Festivals that Will Rock You

Even though Greek Music Festivals were not really popular back in the day, it appears that they have recently become rather popular. Every year,...

Famous Greek Movies You Need to Watch

Greek cinema has a longer history than people usually think when they associate the words Greece and cinema. Several Greek films have come a...

Famous Greeks From the World of Arts

Greece is undoubtedly a country with rich cultural background. Many Greeks involved in the world of arts have made a name for themselves abroad. In...

Jobs of the Future in Greece

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” The answer changes depending on our age, but when do we actually have to...

10+1 Well-Known Greek Words

Every year, millions of tourists come to Greece for vacation in an attempt to get to know the Greek culture for which they have...

Out of the Ordinary New Year’s Eve Customs

New Year's Day may be the only holiday which is celebrated with pomp and circumstance across the globe. Each country has its own traditions...

Events that Devastated Greece in 2013

Racial attacks, murders, deaths of children, closed universities, doctors on strike, terrorist attacks, unethical employers, trials and harsh sentences, is an image of Greece...

Old and New Christmas Traditions in Greece

One of the most important celebrations in the Christian calendar is the annual commemoration of the birth of Christ. Each country has bears unique...

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