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According to a new BBC documentary, the Greek island of Lesbos used to be the Magaluf of its time. A place famous for its sex...

A memorial service was held on Friday in Nea Smyrni, south of Athens, as well as a march to the Turkish Embassy, to commemorate...

Ancient Greeks, as well as other civilizations of that time, often attributed weather changes and natural phenomena to the gods. For example, lightning was a...

The European Commission and Europa Nostra announced the winners of the European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage/Europa Nostra Awards for 2015. Three of which...

George is the most popular name in Greece and Saint George is one of the most beloved saints throughout the Christian world. In hagiography,...

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  This Easter Greek Reporter filmed the 200-hundred-year old custom on the Greek island of Chios where two churches engage in an unprecedented rocket war...

Funny Greek Expressions

Different cultures tend to produce their own phrases, and meanings aren't always the same across borders. Here we collected 22 phrases only Greeks use...

  Greece will continue to claim the late classical "Dorias" stele that was sold during a Christie’s auction on Wednesday with all available legal means, Culture...

TIME magazine’s online edition hosts powerful images of austerity-hit Greece captured by Greek photographer Angelos Tzortzinis in an effort to depict the aftermath of the European...

True Greeks have several characteristics and nuances that make them unique. Greeks indeed stand apart from other nationalities in many aspects of everyday life....

Eudoxus, born in Cnidus, Asia Minor, was one of the most important scholars of ancient Greece. He was a great mathematician who helped in the...

In ancient Greece, kale used to grow wild in the countryside and was a staple in most households. It was widely consumed not only as...