Anafiotika, the Hidden Island of Athens

Visitors to Athens – and even some Athenians – often overlook the tiny, scenic neighborhood of Anafiotika tucked above the Plaka, just below the...

Prince Nikolaos and Tatiana Celebrate Anniversary on Spetses

Prince Nikolaos and Tatiana Blatnik visited Spetses island - where they were married two years ago - and Porto Heli to celebrate their second...

Blackout in Greek Health System Once Again

Greek pharmacists have stopped giving credit to drugs provided to people insured by EOPYY, Greece's National Organization for Health Care Provision, which owes the drug...

Monastiraki: Bargaining for the Past at Athens’ Flea Market

A man in a suit and bowtie is standing next to a 1950's car in a faded black-and-white photo, a remnant from someone's past,...

Play Mocking Greek Hero Diakos Ires Officials

A play for the Athens Festival portraying Athanasios Diakos, a hero of the War of Independence who was impaled by the Turks, as a...

Greek Monuments Still Have No Voice After Video Banned

The Association of Greek Archaeologists (SEA) launched a campaign in March this year, an international appeal for the protection of Greece’s cultural heritage and...
The City of Volos Sets Guinness Record for largest sirtaki dance

Volos Sets Guinness Record for Largest Syrtaki Dance

Opa! Greece may be having a hard time economically but now is a world record holder - for the largest Syrtaki dance! The Association...

Antikythera Shipwreck, Treasures, Mechanism at Athens Airport

The unique exhibition, The Antikythera Shipwreck: the Ship, the Treasures, the Mechanism, which had been running at the National Archaeological Museum in Athens since...

Bikinied Israeli Supermodel Bar Refaeli Enchants Mykonos

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli spends her summer vacation on a Greek island as beautiful as she:  Mykonos, the most famous in the Cyclades. She seems...

Exciting Events at the Aeschylia Festival

The Aeschylia Festival, the longest-lived arts event in Attica Region, has opened its doors in the city of Elefsina, western Attica. The events run...

British Museum: No Return of Parthenon Marbles

Disputing an announcement it was ready to discuss return of some of the marble pieces and friezes stolen from the Parthenon 200 years ago...

Visiting Mount Athos, the Land of Monasteries

Mount Athos, or Aghion Oros, is not a common place to visit for a vacation, especially for women since they are banned under a...

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