Ouzo: The Greek Drink’s History & Health Benefits

The anise-flavored aperitif that is widely consumed in Greece and Cyprus has been for many years considered to have various medical properties and health...

Santorini PDO Products Growing Popular

Mother nature did not bless the island of Santorini with rich soils from the very beginning, but the island's ecosystem started to flourish after...

Greek Migrants In The 60’s And Today

Over the past few years the financial crisis has forced thousands of Greeks, mainly scientists and degree holders, to abandon their country in search...

Ingredients of the Ikarian Longevity Diet

Being on a particular diet does not simply mean losing weight and looking more fabulous in an effort to emulate role models spread throughout...

Did The Earth’s Fumes Drive Pythian Prophecies?

"...neither her face nor hue went untransformed; Her breast heaved; Her wild heart grew large with passion. Taller to their eyes, sounding no longer...
Authentiko is one of the last standing traditional Textile factories in Greece

The Last Traditional Textile Factory in Greece

The business and tradition of Greek doilies is about to become extinct in Greece. Perikles Toumbektsis,  the owner of perhaps the only small textile factory remaining...

The Cretan How-To of the Mediterranean Diet

The popularity of the Mediterranean diet grows year by year more with doctors, nutritionists and research projects from around the world praising the health...

The Magical World of Greek Herbs

In some areas, Greek soils are as rich as they can be, and lately agricultural life has been regaining its former status with more...

Greek Islands: The Best Places to Buy or Build

Greece and its islands have been worldwide described as the best place to buy or build a dream house, where the worries of everyday...

Greece’s Hot Springs a Lure for Millennia

Medical tourism (also called medical travel, or health tourism) is not a new alternative therapeutic means. Patients have been on the move searching for...

Greek Unemployment Soars to 24.4% As Unrest Grows

As Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras’ coalition government is set to unleash more pay cuts, tax hikes and slashed pensions on beleaguered Greeks, there...
Greek tourism change of nationalities

Once-Familiar Faces of Tourists to Greece are Changing

The debt crisis has had its toll on most everything and everyone connected to Greece. Many Greeks are suffering through harsh financial times that...

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