60-Year-Old Bo Derek Steals the Limelight at Spetses Mini Marathon (photos)

Bo Derek was the highlight of the Mini Marathon that took place in the Greek island of Spetses, on Saturday. The American actress looked just...

Persian Civilization Highlighted on Athens Photo Exhibit

A photo exhibition displaying aspects of ancient Iranian civilization is currently underway at the Hellenic Photographic Society in Athens. “Iran, Ancient Civilization”, which opened on...

Two Athens Bars in Top-10 of “The World’s 50 Best Bars 2017”

Two Athens bars were included in the Top-10 of "The World's 50 Best Bars Awards 2017" for a second consecutive year. The ceremony took...

Thessaloniki University Launches Russian Language Department

The Aristotle University of Thessaloniki opened the Russian Language and Culture Department. It was organized a few months ago with the support of the...

EU Commission Reminds Gov’t the Hellenikon Investment is a Memorandum Precondition

The European Commission is not yet fully briefed about the recent Archaeological Council decision concerning the Hellenikon investment status, but reminds the government that...

Notorious Fake Taxi of Porn Hunts for Volunteers in Athens

A different kind of taxi, a grey vehicle with UK plates, has been spotted in the streets of central Athens over the last few...

Meet the Team that Recovered the Ancient Bronze Arm in Antikythera (video)

A video titled "2017 Return to Antikythera Expedition" looks at the delicate and often hazardous work marine archaeologists do in recovering ancient gems from...

Angry Street Art is Making Athens Hip, Says the Economist

The British magazine Economist says that anti-austerity artists are impressing the tourists in Athens with their imaginative street art and graffiti on buildings. Much of the...

Bronze Arm Recovered from Ancient Antikythera Ship Wreck (photos)

A bronze arm from the ancient shipwreck off the Greek island of Antikythera was recovered by marine archaeologists. Divers found the right arm, encrusted and...

Goodbye Greece: The Incredible Story of a Turkish Tourist who Allegedly Got Banned

An incredible story concerning a tourist from Turkey, the Greek islands, and a disputed rule concerning entry to Greece with a passport stamped by...

Flashback to 1974: The Day New Democracy was Born (video)

On October 4, 1974 Konstantinos Karamanlis founded New Democracy (ND). The founding declaration was signed by himself alone. The party that triumphed with 54.37% and...

Top Sports Tourism Event “Santorini Experience” Kicks off on Oct. 6

The top sports tourism event “Santorini Experience” is only a few days away. Between October 6th and 8th 2017, running and swimming races will...

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