On Both Sides of the Aegean

Director Maria Iliou and historian Alexander Kitroeff, who in 2012 presented at the Benaki Museum the documentary entitled On Both Sides of the Aegean...

Russian Tourists Get Married at the ‘Parthenon’

A new trend has begun, initiated by Russian tourists. People are visiting Greece to get married or to renew their wedding vows at the...

Greece Readies Case for Nazi Damages

Greek Alternate Finance Minister Staikouras Christos has granted more time to the working group researching how much Greece should demand in compensation from Germany...

Athens International Comic Festival Back

After a three-year absence, the 14th Athens International Comic Festival is now back on track during the country's economic crisis and is running through...
Chinese couple in Santorini

Destination Dream Weddings in Santorini Trending as 2017 Bookings are Filling Up Fast

Couples are flocking to the Greek island of Santorini for their destination dream wedding. With extremely reasonable prices, many couples find that they are actually...

300 Norwegian Tourists in Pieria

More than three hundred Norwegian tourists this year will visit the coast of Pieria for a ten-day vacation. Their families and many of their fans...

Say Cheese! Athens To Join Museum Selfie Day

    The ubiquitous 'selfie' has become a part of modern life and on Wednesday Athens' Benaki Museum will be using them to encourage visitors to say...

Peddler Attacks Municipal Police Officer

An itinerant peddler turned his back to a  police officer of the Municipal Police in an attempt to run away with his papers unchecked. This...

Mayor of Thessaloniki Vows to Preserve City’s Ottoman Heritage

The mayor of Thessaloniki said the city is getting ready to uncover more Ottoman heritage -- including mosques and baths -- and plans to...

Mayor Pushes Forward to Rebuild Rhodes Colossus

The massive bronze Colossus of Rhodes may be rebuilt, Mayor Fotis Hatzidiacos has been quoted saying to media on Wednesday. His remarks were made...

Identifying Genuine Greek Food Products

Is it still Feta if it’s not made in Greece? Should Kalamata olives only come from Kalamata? The European Union seems to think so. In...

‘Good Samarina’ – Greece’s Highest Village

  Wild nature, local traditions, history and the environment entwined -- the famous mountain village of Samarina is one of Greece's gems. IT is located at...

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