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Agios Efstratios Declares Emergency Over Locust Swarms

The Greek island of Agios Efstratios declared a state of emergency on Friday due to an ongoing seasonal locust plague, officials said. Much of the...

Blue Zone Island of Ikaria in Study to Unlock Secrets of longevity

A "Mediterranean-type" diet combined with exercise and a quiet, stress-free lifestyle are the secrets to a long life, according to a study carried out...

Rembetiko Festival in Syros Pays Tribute to Greek Musician Markos Vamvakaris

The Municipality of Syros in collaboration with thee Cyclades Chamber are organizing the first Rembetiko Festival to take place on the island. The festival...

Locals Revive Old Religious Tradition on Greek Island of Patmos

August 15 in almost here and Greeks are preparing for all the customs and traditions that will take place in celebration of Panagia, the...

Refugees on Greek Island of Chios Triple Despite EU Agreement

The number of refugees and migrants arriving on the Greek island of Chios has not stopped increasing despite Greece's agreement with the European Union. Between Saturday...

Charlize Theron Spending Her Vacation in Crete, Greece

Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron will be spending her vacation in Elounda, on the Greek island of Crete, along with her two children. The 41-year-old actress...

Club Bouncers Threaten Auditors on Greek Island of Rhodes

The bouncers of a club on the Greek island of Rhodes took the law into their own hands and refused entrance to the auditors...

Authorities Looking for Refugees Involved in Illegal Activities on Chios Island

Authorities on the Greek island of Chios are sweeping the island in order to locate and arrest all migrants and refugees who have been...

Family Churches in Paros, An Everlasting Tradition

The island of Paros, one of the gems of Cyclades, that is famous for its natural beauties, the picturesque villages, the food and its...

Tourist Arrivals on Greek Island of Lesvos Drop by 65%

Based on data released by the Mytilene airport management, it appears that the island of Lesvos has suffered a great loss this touristic season....

Kate Hudson Travels to Skiathos and Poses Next to the Greek Flag

Leonardo DiCaprio is not the only Hollywood celebrity who decided to spend his vacation in Greece this year. Recently, Kate Hudson, daughter of Goldie...

Akrotiri, Santorini: The History of an Ancient Civilization

The prehistoric settlement of Akrotiri on the Greek island of Santorini was destroyed by an earthquake that preceded the volcano eruption in 1615 BC....

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