Athens Hotel Strikes Gold

Athen's iconic Grande Bretagne -- a regular haunt of the rich and famous -- has made the Gold List of the international Conde Nast Traveler magazine, ranking...
Agia Triada

The Architecture of Agia Triada Monastery, Crete (photos)

  The Patriarchal Monastery of Agia Triada Tsagarolon (Holy Trinity) located in the Akrotiri Peninsula, on the island of Crete, was built back in the...

Crete: “Star Destination” for Austrian Tourists

The island of Crete is being called a "star destination" for Austrian tourists by the country's tour operators, based on data showing that Crete...
Benaki Museum Toys

Athens Museum Holds 20,000 Childhood Dreams

    All of us had special toys that we treasured as we grew up but not everyone can say they were presented with a wooden...

Ten Things to Do in Thessaloniki

Thessaloniki is the second largest city in Greece, with more than a million inhabitants in its metropolitan area. It is also the capital of...
Here are some of the most beautiful vintage posters that helped promote Greece all over the world.

Ten Vintage Posters that Helped to Promote Tourism in Greece (Photos)

Tourism is a key factor for the Greek economy; the country has a plethora of beautiful natural landscapes to enjoy and endless cultural sites...

Windmills of Mykonos: The History of a Landmark

In Mykonos, the wind blows all year-long. This is the reason why bushes are more abundant than trees, this is why yards are surrounded...

Cretan Zeus Park: the Total Cretan Experience (video)

Mount Ida (Psiloritis). Vorizia is a small village in the prefecture of Heraklion, Crete, lying under the impressive Mount Ida (also known as Psiloritis), the...

Sexy Fish: London Bar Takes Over Athens

The well-known Asian bar and restaurant, Sexy Fish is set to land in Athens on Jan. 24 to take over Athenian hotspot The Clumsies for one...
The Valley is located at Thespies, in Boeotia, part of the region of Central Greece. As a matter of fact, the earliest known records of the Nine Muses are from Boeotia, the homeland of Hesiod.

A Visit to Greece’s Valley of the Muses

  The eastern slopes of Mount Helicon have been witnesses to the history of the Valley of the Muses, the site of an ancient Greek...

Cruise Ship Arrivals in Greece Dropped by 20% in 2017

In 2017, Greece experienced a large drop in cruise ship arrivals and passenger visits compared to 2016, according to data released by the Hellenic...

Greek Aegean Airlines Announces a 6% Passenger Traffic Rise in 2017

Greece’s largest carrier Aegean Airlines announced on Monday it flew 6% more passengers last year; mostly on international flights, hitting a record 13.2 million...

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