The Castle of Monemvasia (Courtesy of Protothema).

Top Places to See in the Peloponnese

The Peloponnese remains one of the most popular destinations in Greece thanks to a unique past that blends with a natural landscape made of...

Armenian Genocide Remembered on April 24 (video)

The starting date of the Armenian Genocide is conventionally held to be 24 April 1915, the day that Ottoman authorities rounded up, arrested, and...

Most Expensive House in Greece Sells for €20M (video)

A house belonging to the Pitsos family is, according to Sotheby's, the most expensive home in Greece and was recently sold for €20 million. The...

Aerial Acrobats Red Arrow Land in Greece

The Red Arrows, the aerobatics display team of the UK's Royal Air Force, has arrived in the Greek base of Tanagra , about 35...

Konstantinos Karamanlis: His Contribution to the Modernization of Greece

When King Paul entrusted Konstantinos Karamanlis to form a government on October 5, 1955 after the death of prime minister Alexandros Papagos, one of...
The Ancient Tree of Vouves (Courtesy of The Tiny Book).

The World’s Oldest Living Olive Tree Is on Crete (video)

Scientists estimate that the olive tree has been in the village of Ano Vouves in Chania for more than 3000 years.

Breathtaking Aerial Views of Corfu, the “Lady of the Ionian” (video)

The UP DRONES team recorded unique aerial views of Corfu during Easter, when the island, the "Lady of the Ionian", was at its most...

April 21, 1967: A Date Most Greeks Want to Forget

                                       (Makarezos, Pattakos, Papadopoulos) For the army...

Ancient Greece Inspires Award-Winning Author

An award-winning Irish novelist has said his new book -- set in the violent world of ancient Greece -- was written with the Syrian...

Digital Archive Makes 3D Record of Ancient Greek Wonder (video)

Ancient Corinth is among the first endangered monuments to be preserved online as part of a digital archive of world civilization. Google Arts & Culture...

Popular Activities to Discover a Different Santorini

The island of Santorini, or Thira, in Greek, is one of the magical spots of the Aegean that capture the senses with its celebrated...

Series of Events on Lemnos to Commemorate ANZACs that Fell in Gallipoli

The island of Lemnos will be holding a series of events at Mydros on Friday, to commemorate the ANZACs that fell in the notorious Battle...

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