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Greeks Who Have Very Little, Give to Refugees Who Have Nothing

The picture of an elderly woman from the island of Lesbos bottle-feeding a refugee infant has made its rounds all over the world. Many felt Emilia Kamvysi...

Most Representatives of Greek Farmers Opt for Dialogue with Greek PM

The month-long mass protests by Greek farmers against pension reform that have paralyzed much of the country appear to have entered a new stage...

10 Greeks Who Left Their Mark on 2015

2015 was a tough year for Greece, but these Greeks managed to distinguish themselves and excel in their professional fields as well as inspire...

The 10 Most Spectacular Lies and Backflips in Greek Politics in 2015

The year we're saying goodbye to started with turmoil in Greek politics. The New Democracy-PASOK coalition government was buckling under heavy pressure from the...

Meimarakis Wins First Round of New Democracy Leadership Election

Evangelos Meimarakis is the winner of Sunday's election for the presidency of the New Democracy party, the main political opposition force in Greece, without, however, securing the...

Greece’s 50 First Days Under the New Government Through Numbers and Figures

It has been 50 days since the second SYRIZA-ANEL coalition Greek government was sworn into power on September 23, 2015. Less than a month and...

33rd Athens Authentic Marathon Attracts Record Number of Participants

On the occasion of the 33rd Athens Authentic Marathon, a big celebration took place in Athens. The event that took place in the Greek capital...

New Tragedy: 11 Refugees and Six Children Drown in the Aegean Sea

Unfortunately, there is no end to the refugee tragedies unfolding in the Aegean Sea. Early in the morning on Sunday, November 1, a boat...

The Four Pillars of Greek Wine

By Susan Kostrzewa Greece is one of the oldest wine producing regions in the world.  It has been home to winemaking for more than 6,500 years—ample...

Greek Woman’s Marriage Turned to ‘Nightmares in the Saudi Arabian Desert’

It was in the 80's when a beautiful young Greek girl decided not to lead an ordinary life. She was in France studying in...

5 Most Talked About Greek Destinations in International Media

As summer approaches, tourism in Greece is booming with traditional and up-and-coming destinations featured in the international media. And while April tourism data points to a...

Magnificent Byzantine Churches in the Heart of Athens

A tour of the Byzantine churches in the historic centre of Athens offers history, unique architecture, a rare viewing experience and a knowledge boost....