What to do in Athens at Night

  Every night, Athens changes outfit. While daylight in town usually brings a dose of culture, art, and archeological sites, after sunset the atmosphere is...

King’s College Choir to Make a First Appearance in Athens

The internationally acclaimed choir of King's College, Cambridge, will give its first-ever Athens concert on Wednesday, appearing for a single evening at the Athens...

Rebetiko Music Inscribed on UNESCO’s 2017 Intangible Cultural Heritage List

Rebetiko, a century-old Greek musical idiom which has influenced musicians around the world, has been inscribed on UNESCO's 2017 "Representative List of the Intangible...

Comics Convention Athens-Con Kicks-off on the Weekend

AthensCon 2017, Greece's biggest comics and pop culture convention, is opening its doors on Saturday at the former Tae-kwon-do stadium in Palaio Faliro, to...

Jean Paul Gaultier Presents Greece-Inspired Creations at Benaki Museum

Renowned fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier presented his "Paris-Athens" collection at a glamorous event at the Benaki Museum on Tuesday, with all proceeds going...

British Movie Icon Robert Pattinson Spotted Sightseeing at the Acropolis

Robert Pattinson arrived in Athens on November 21 to promote his latest film "Good Time"; which premieres in Athens movie theatres on Thursday. The 31-year-old...

Australian Rocker Nick Cave’s Enduring Fascination with Greece

Australian rocker Nick Cave has given by far the most live rock shows in Greece than any other rocker in history. Nick Cave is in...

Director Yiannis Smaragdis at “Nikos Kazantzakis” Film Advance Premiere in Herakleion (video)

The advance premiere of the long-awaited "Nikos Kazantzakis" movie, took place in Herakleion, Crete on Wednesday, in the presence of director Yiannis Smaragdis and...

Robert Pattinson in Athens for “Good Time” Film Premiere

An international heartthrob from his "Twilight" trilogy days; British actor Robert Pattinson is exhibiting the full range of his acting chops in the Safdie...

Swedish Film “Ravens” Wins Top Prize in Thessaloniki Film Festival

Thessaloniki has just wrapped up its 58th International Film Festival and this year’s celebration was again filled with stellar selections from the works of...

Greece Announces New Filming Initiative Hoping to Attract Hollywood Productions

The idea of building an attractive environment for Hollywood studios to shoot movies in Greece has been floating around in the Greek government for...

Brain Drain Reversed as British Teacher Quits to Work in Greece

A 22-year old British teacher has made headlines for deciding to quit his job in England and go to Greece to work at a...

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