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Greece is a country with rich tradition and the Greeks always make sure to honor those traditions, especially during religious celebrations. The following traditions...

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For Orthodox Christians, one of the oldest Easter traditions are dyed eggs, which are associated with the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus. Eggs symbolize...

Doreta Pepas

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Doreta Peppas, the Greek woman who inherited $100m Nazi art collection says the masterpieces have left her broke. Her family had been moaning at...

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Greek artist Teodosio Sectio Aurea creates unique and original pieces of art by masterfully playing with shadows and three-dimensional compositions. Aurea, self-taught, creates extremely detailed sculptures from...

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A tour of the Byzantine churches in the historic centre of Athens offers history, unique architecture, a rare viewing experience and a knowledge boost....

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The main building of the old prison in Trikala, Greece, will be turned into Tsitsanis Museum, according to Kostas Agorastos, Thessaly's regional governor. Greek media report the...

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A stone inscription aged 3,500 years old, which was discovered in Egypt, is considered as one of the oldest weather reports in the world...

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  Google with today’s Doodle has decided to honor the great Greek poet, Dionysios Solomos. The biggest search engine of the world did not forget...

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The oldest photo of Thessaloniki, a unique historical document taken in 1863 by the photographer Joseph Zekeli will be presented for the first time...

Shangsi in Athens

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Enthusiasts of Chinese traditional culture got together at Filopappos Hill to hold the first Shangsi Festival in Athens, Greece. Guqin, Chinese flute, Hanfu and Gongfu...

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The Hellenic Railways Organisation (OSE) is to restore an old train station in the Peloponnese, southern Greece, for use as a railway museum. The...

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The leading Qatari news broadcaster “Al Jazeera” featured an on-site story on the Greek claims for the Second World War German war reparations and...