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Greek pensioners might have to resort to collecting wild greens in order to feed themselves as the economy gets worse, says a BBC...

A very important find was unearthed at the archaeological site of Aptera, Chania on Crete, Greece. Two small sized sculptures (approx 0.54cm height), one of...

Running water flowed in Heraklion's Venetian-era Morosini Fountain - better known as the Lions Fountain - for the first time in 10 years after the...

Tourist arrivals in Greece grew by 8.6% in the January-September period this year, Hellenic Statistical Authority said in a report on Monday. The statistics service,...

Crete is the largest and most populous of the Greek islands, located in the country's south border. It is known worldwide as an amazing...

Recent fieldwork at the ancient city of Knossos in Crete, Greece, revealed that during the early Iron Age, the ancient Greek city was rich in...

The warm festive atmosphere in the beautifully decorated Greek cities and villages is topped with customs and traditions that are revived in various regions across...

About 6,500 Santas on Sunday flooded the streets and the old port of Chania on Crete, running to raise funds for health institutions catering...

Police dismantled a drug dealing ring that imported and distributed large quantities of drugs in Greece. Twenty members of the criminal organization were arrested in...

The goddess of love, the Minoan Astarte, is the key figure that unlocks the mystery of the Phaistos Disk, according to linguist, archaeologist and...

The joint Greek-Egyptian military aeronautical exercise "Medusa 2015" is currently underway at the sea region of Crete. The exercise is held in the framework...

Paleochora Art Week 2015 took place this past September and received many visitors who were very excited by the quality of the artwork displayed....