Delphi To Get $800,000 Makeover

One of Greece's favorite and most treasured archaeological sites, Delphi, will undergo 600,000 euros ($803,000) in restoration work through the Operational Program Thessaly -...

Tobacco Art Masterpiece Returns to Thessaloniki

The Cultivation of Tobacco, the monumental artwork created in 1960 by one of the greatest Greek engravers Tassos (Anastasios Alevizos) and his wife, also...

This …. Is …. Spartan … Steel!

Back in 1961, the American nuclear physicist and research associate at the metallurgical laboratory in Chicago, Lyle Borst, visited Sparta influenced by the bravery...

Joy of Sexus: Ancient Greece’s Erotic Life

The ancient Greeks' sexual life as depicted in literary, historical and artistic evidence, has become a major subject of interest over the past decades...

Crisis Drives Cretan Search for Godfathers

With many people unable to afford the tradition of being a Godfather because of Greece's crushing economic crisis, some Cretans are taking out ads...

Greek MP’s Flout No Smoking Law

Joining other Greeks who have ignored five smoking bans in the last decade and light up just about wherever and wherever they want, Greek...

Greek Way of Nutrition Promoted

Deputy Minister of Health, Fotini Skopouli and Tourism Minister Olga Kefaloyianni met to discus ways to push Greek food as a way to attract...

US Flu Epidemic Reaches Greece

Health officials said that a flu strain sweeping the United States has reached Greece and that at least four people have died. The Hellenic...

Ikaria Man,102(?) Dies 36 Years After Cancer Diagnosis

On Feb. 3, Stamatis Moraitis, the dear "grandpa" of international media, who did not remember his exact age - 98 or 102- passed away,...

Supermarket Sales Saved Greeks 250M Euros

Following a disastrous 2012 in which sales fell 500 million euros, ($675.8 million) during a crushing economic crisis and harsh austerity measures that have...

Greek Bookstore On World Best List

The bookstore Papasotiriou at Panepistimiou street, Athens, is included in the list with the 49 best bookstores around the world. It is in the...

Greece Offers Tourist Charms Year-Round

Whether you like the islands or the mainland, a picturesque village or the big city, the sea or the mountain beauties, visiting Greece is...

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