Greek Islands Face Another Summer Without Full Hydroplane Links

The summer of 2018 will find Greece for yet another year without hydroplane services for the Aegean and Sporades islands as investors' interests remain...

Manos Hatzidakis: The Greek Composer Who Sold ‘Lottery Tickets in Heaven’

Along with Mikis Theodorakis, Manos Hatzidakis was Greece's greatest composer and his music can easily be called the soundtrack of 20th century Greece. His...

Englishwomen Wed and Enjoy Horse-drawn Carriage Ride Around Crete’s Venetian Harbor of Chania (Video)

Recently, Crete has become the celebratory destination for weddings. One place in particular is seeing a lot of weddings pass through is the Venetian...

Younger Greeks Turning their Back on Religion, New Research Claims

Greece is second among 106 countries where people under the age of 40 are less likely to say religion is "very important" in their...

More Drug Addicts Seeking Help, Greek Report Says

More drug addicts are seeking treatment as fatalities due to narcotics use falls, a Greek report this week has claimed. The Greek Documentation and Monitoring...

African King Baptized into Greek Orthodox Church on Mount Athos

Every baptism is a happy occasion but a recent ceremony in the religious enclave of Greece's Mount Athos was a little extra special. A tribal...

The Decline of Greek Football: From Euro Champions to Pariahs

It was 4 July 2004 when Greece's national football team did the unthinkable: They won the European Cup, sending millions of Greeks across the...

Greeks React to ‘Republic of North Macedonia’ Deal by Calling a Rally

Greeks opposing the agreement between Greece and FYROM say they are organizing a rally to coincide with the signing ceremony that is thought will...

Acropolis Museum Marks ‘Inexhaustible’ Appeal of Ancient Greek Culture

As it gears up to celebrate the ninth anniversary of its official opening on June 20 the Acropolis Museum in Athens is making plans...

Divers Clear Dangerous ‘Ghost Nets’ from Santorini Waters

An international team of eight volunteers from the Netherlands, France and Greece have taken part in a dive off Santorini to remove lost or...

Meet the Greek Cooperative Which Said Goodbye to the Rat Race

  By Heini-Sofia Alavuo For many people modern life doesn’t bring satisfaction -- stress, money worries and being cut off from nature can cause unhappiness. However, there is...

Turkish Soldiers Remain Well-Guarded in Fear of Assassination

The eight Turkish soldiers who were granted political asylum in Greece are kept heavily guarded in an undisclosed army camp as authorities fear a...

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