Jaws Drop in Greek Restaurant as Scarlett Johansson Walks In

A fish restaurant in the island of Sifnos, had the opportunity to serve one of the biggest stars of Hollywood. Scarlett Johansson appeared for dinner...

Greek Archaeological Sites Free of Charge for August Full Moon

Continuing a tradition dating back many years, the culture and sports ministry has once again ordered that 115 archaeological sites and monuments in Greece...

Popular Tourist Resort in Crete Bans Boozy British Youngsters

Hoteliers in Malia, Crete have become fed up with the unruly behaviour of young –mainly British – holidaymakers and are refusing to accept bookings. Ninety-five...

More Than 26 Million Tourists Expected in Greece in 2017

Tourist arrivals are expected to exceed 26 million this year from 24.8 million in 2016, the Institute of Greek Tourism Confederation (SETE) said in...

Workers in Greek Museums and Archaeological Sites Announce Strike for the Weekend

The federation of the Ministry of Culture employees (POE-YPPO) has announced a 48-hour strike for this weekend, and as a result museums and archaeological...

Loving Dad Carries Disabled Daughter on His Back in Samaria Gorge (photos)

A local man captured on camera the extraordinary story of a Greek American and his disabled daughter as they struggled to cross the imposing...

Hoteliers in Crete Propose 10 Euro Entry Ticket for Famous Beaches

Hoteliers in the prefecture of Chania, Crete, are proposing a 10 euro entry fee for the world-renowned beaches of Balos and Elafonisi. The proposal which...

Workers in Greek Tourism Sector Strike Against ‘Meager Wages’

Hundreds of striking workers in the Greek tourism sector gathered outside the Labor Ministry to demonstrate against "flexible work and meager wages." The Tourism and...

Corfu Deputy Mayor Helps People with Disabilities Enjoy the Beach

Social Affairs, Solidarity and Volunteer Counselor of the Corfu Municipality, Andreas Skoumbouras, took the initiative to make the beach fun for people who are...

Greece Assumes Presidency of OECD Meeting on Tourism

Greece assumed the presidency of the OECD meeting on tourism and policies for sustainable development to be held in October 2017 in Paris. It is...

Endless Lines at Knossos Palace, Only One Ticket Stand (video)

A lot of patience and strong nerves are the two things - other than a hat and a bottle of water (large) - that...

Luxury Hotel Frequented by Angelina Jolie, Sophia Loren Lies Derelict (video)

In Selinitsa, one of the most beautiful beaches of Peloponnese, lies a hotel where in its glory days was frequented by the international jet...

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