Greek Students Being Taught Turkish

Students in Athens who are the children of Turkish-Greek or Greek parents have begun to attend a Turkish course in Athens to learn the...

Greek Gastronomy Days At Benaki Museum

This week the Benaki Museum will host the event Gastronomy Days - Destination of Origin: Greece, aiming to highlight Greek cuisine and to promote...

New DNA Tests Show Minoans’ European Origins

A recently conducted DNA analysis on the remains of Minoans' skeletons found mainly in a cave in Lassithi, Crete, suggest beyond any doubt and...

May 19, Pontian Greek Genocide Remembrance Day

In 1994, May 19 was selected by the Greek parliament as the day to commemorate the Pontian Greek Genocide by the Turks. The Pontic...

Greece Celebrates International Museum Day on May 18

The Secretariat General of Culture of the Greek Ministry of Education and Religious Affairs in cooperation with the International Council of Museums branch in...

Edessa Cherries, Wine For Gastronomy Fair

Crunchy cherries, traditional jams and cheese will be featured at the 1st Gastronomic Fair of Edessa from May 17-19, a festival which draws the...

Greek Choreographers Festival In Thessaloniki

The Dance Festival of the Greek Choreographers Association has been organized for the first time in Thessaloniki, with the support of the Ministry of...

Miloterranean Geo Experience On Milos

Sponsored by the company S&B Industrial Minerals S.A., Milos Mining Museum on the island of Milos, a volcanic Greek island in the Aegean Sea,...

Athens, Epidaurus Festival 2013 Program Announced

George Loukos, President and Artistic Director of Athens Festival the last seven years, announced on May 15 the program of the 2013 festival, which...

The 10th Thessaloniki Book Fair Begins

The 10th Thessaloniki Book Fair will be held from May 16 to 19 at the Helexpo Exhibition Center in Thessaloniki, Greece. It will be staged...

Student’s Doodle 4 Google For Greece

The painting of a student in Litochoro, a town in Greece, has been featured on the search engine's central page for May 14. Asterios...

My Greek Drama Blasts Greek Politicians

In her biography My Greek Drama,  the woman who led the Organising Committee for the Olympic Games 2004 in Athens, Gianna Angelopoulos-Daskalaki took shots...

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