Winter Weather Conditions Curb Refugees From Crossing the Aegean

The extremely bad weather conditions prevailing in Greece in the last days prevented refugees from attempting to cross the Aegean. No arrivals were recorded on...

Check Out This Amazing Drone Video of Snow-Covered Acropolis!

Snow is something that Athenians do see from now and then, however, it usually doesn't stick around too long and melts before you know...

Low Temperatures Send Bears at Arcturus Sanctuary of Nymfaio into Hibernation

The bears in the Arcturus Sanctuary of Nymfaio, Florina, have started  hibernating because the very low temperatures and the snow alerted their biological clock. "The oldest...

Freezing Refugees Leave Moria to Bunker Down in Old Ottoman Castle

Several refugees and migrants left the camp in Moria, Lesvos, and set up their tents in a ruined Ottoman castle in Mytilene, in a...

Athens and Surrounding Prefectures Wake up to Snow Blanketed Cities (Video)

A white Christmas came late for residents of Athens who woke up Tuesday morning to a snow blanketed city. Although the cold and snowy weather...

4.4 Richter Earthquake in Nafpaktos

The Geodynamic Institute has reported that there was a 4.4 Richter earthquake on Monday in Nafpaktos and was felt quite noticeably in Ilia. The epicenter...

Weather Forecast in Greece Looks Bleak, More Snow Expected

More snow and freezing temperatures are forecast for Monday with freezing to below freezing temperatures expected throughout Greece. The former capital city of Thessaloniki will see clouds and...

Heavy Snow and Cold Weather Claims Two Lives in Greece, Road Closures (Video)

The cold snap that has swept over the country this weekend has claimed two lives and caused chaos on the roadways. In Pitsinaiika of Nafpaktos...

Snow and Frost Turn the Greek Islands White! (Photos)

The temperatures in Greece plummeted once again over the weekend, causing snow and frost throughout the country, including some of the islands. Temperatures as low...

Hypothermia Kills Migrant in Northern Greece as Refugee Camps Brace for More Cold Weather

On Tuesday an Afghan man's body was found in a field near the Greek border town of Didymoteicho in northern Greece. The man was a...

Another Dive in Temperatures Expected to Hit Greece This Week

Over the holidays Greece experienced a cold snap bringing rain, sleet snow and freezing roads which all impacted holiday-goers. On Tuesday the National Weather Service...

Civil Protection Issues Weather Warnings Throughout Greece as Athens Welcomes Snowfall

Thursday Greeks in Athens woke up to the surrounding Parnitha and Ymmitos mountains covered with snow from top to bottom -- something that is a...

LATEST