Gay people admit fear in Greece

After All, Homophobia is a Greek word!

The new reality of being gay in Greece today seems scary. Economic turmoil and a rise in national fervour has resulted in a spike in hate crimes against members of the gay community.

Virtual Museum on Alexander the Great in Naousa

'The virtual museum of Alexander the Great: from the ages to the world', is the name of the website that will be activated by...

Greek-Turkish Coffee Wars Ensnare UNESCO

The age-old battle over whether the thick coffee enjoyed by Greeks and Turks is Greek or Turkish has reached the United Nations Educational, Scientific...

U.S. Historian Says Ulysses Reached America

The first researcher, who questioned the prevailing theory that Ulysses wandered the Mediterranean Sea for years before the gods allowed him to set foot...

Greek Antiquities Found On Mentor Shipwreck

The underwater shipwreck excavation of the wreck of the ship Mentor, that sank off the island of Kythera in 1802 while carrying goods plundered...

Greek Archive Honors Diaspora Filmmakers

The Greek Film Archive is recognized filmmakers who migrated abroad due to financial or political reasons - a phenomenon occurring again because of the...

Tension in Greece Ahead of Nov. 17 Protests

With most Greeks concentrating on making ends meet during a crushing economic crisis, and social unrest still growing against harsh austerity measures, the annual...

Australian Archaeologists in Cyprus Exhibit

An exhibition of Cyprus Antiquities from the collection of the Nicholson Museum (University of Sydney), which is considered among the most important collections of...

Greek-Australian Hunting Ali Pasha’s Treasure

A Greek-Australian treasure hunter, Vangelis Dimas, is financing an excavation to locate the hoard of Ali Pasha, a murderous ruler of the Ottoman Occupation...

Thessaloniki Opens House

The first Open House event in Greece, with Thessaloniki being the host city, is taking place on 24th and 25th of November to mark...

Historic Nicosia Book Opens The City

The new book, Historic Nicosia, which brought together leading historians and academics, outlines the history of the capital Nicosia and will be launched on...

Vorres Art Museum Feels Budget Pinch

Some 9.3 miles east of Athens, in the suburban city of Peania lies one of the most impressive -  and certainly one the most...

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