Selene: Greece’s Best Restaurant

A Greek restaurant with a breathtaking view and exquisite dishes entered the list of 101 best restaurants in the world. Selene Restaurant that can be...

Cyprus: Oldest Wine in the World

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, Cyprus is home to the oldest wine produced in the world. Commandaria is a dessert wine...

Origins of Greek Vasilopita

Vasilopita, as Greek tradition dictates, is cut by families on New Year’s Day to bless the house and bring good luck for the new...

Greeks Quit Eating Out

According to a survey entitled, “Nutrition and Economic Recession,” 93 percent of those polled claimed to have reduced the amount of times they eat...

Rare Gene Protects Greek Villagers from Cardiovascular Diseases

According to a new study by the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute in Cambridge, UK, residents of the small Cretan village of Anogia and surrounding...

Giant Kourabies wins place in Guinness Book of Records

The giant kourabies or Greek Christmas cookie taht was prepared by a team in Northern Greece eventually exceeded 300 kg. The giant cokie will...

Cheaper Christmas Dinners for 2013

A survey conducted by the Commerce and Services Institute of the National Confederation of Hellenic Commerce (ESEE) has suggested that Greeks will spend on...

Santorini’s Cherry Tomato Receives Protected Status

The Greek island of Santorini isn't just famous throughout the world for its beauty, but also for its cherry tomatoes (Tomataki Santorinis), which grow...

Guinness: World’s Largest Lollipop Made in Greece

The town of Trikala, in Greece just made it into the Guinness Book of World Records, for making the world's largest lollipop. The lollipop...

Christmas Flavors Festival in Greece

More than 150 local producers will take part in the Christmas Flavors Festival entitled "Greece, Celebration, Flavors" that will take place from the 29th...

Tension in Greek Parliament for PDO Products

The decision which allows Canada the use of the name of Greek products with protected designation of origin (PDO), like feta cheese and Kalamata...

Koulouri of Thessaloniki: History of the Greek Energy Snack

One of the most traditional Greek snacks that awaken the sweetest memories of our childhood is at the same time one of the healthiest...

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