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Hydra Boasts the Most Spectacular Epitaphios Procession in Greece (video)

Hundreds of people gathered near the beach on the island of Hydra to witness the traditional Good Friday procession of Epitaphios. In one of the...

Earthquake Strikes Greek Island

A 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck the Aegean island of Hydra on Sunday, with tremors being felt in the Peloponnese and as far away as Attica. Striking just...
One of the best things to do while visiting Greece is jump on a ferry boat and visit the islands. Close to Athens, Hydra is the perfect getaway. (photo by Gabi Ancarola)

24 Hours in Hydra: Tips for Paradise

  One of the best things to do while visiting Greece is to jump on a ferry-boat and visit the islands. If you are short...

One Year Without Cohen: Leonard’s Bohemian Paradise on Hydra

It's hard to believe it's already been a year since Leonard Cohen's passing. A year without the great poet, writer, composer and performer whose...

Tommy Hilfiger, Kris Jenner Enjoy Summer Holidays in Greece

Renowned fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger and his wife, Dee Ocleppo, along with television personality Kris Jenner are enjoying their summer holidays in Greece. Jenner, known...

One of Oldest Schools in Greece to be Restored

The tender for the restoration of one of the oldest schools in Greece was completed; works will begin soon in the school that was...

First Hydra World Music (HMW) Festival to be Held on August 25-27

Set against the unique backdrop of Hydra, one of the cosmopolitan Saronic Gulf islands that was a haven and adopted home for several artists,...

Five Greek Islands where there are No Cars

Greeks love their cars and they take them everywhere, even to places where they shouldn't, such as in small islands where they are absolutely...

Leonard Cohen’s Love for Greece (videos)

The great songwriter, poet, author and singer Leonard Cohen, who passed away at 82, had special ties with Greece where he bought a home...

Pamela Anderson-Vivienne Westwood in New Wave Punk Fashion Shoot on Hydra [photos]

Modern punk and new wave blew through the island of Hydra on Thursday as British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood, aged 75, chose the island...

Artist’s Bluff: Photographing Hydra’s Blue Plants [pics]

The HYam organization presents the latest work by artist Maria Tsagkari (recipient of the Young Mediterranean Artists Award for 2014) in Hydra, titled "Part...

Dive to the First Underwater Art Installation on Hydra [Pics + Video]

AUTOTOMY is a subaquatic sculptural project made in collaboration with Hydra Dive Center in Greece. The work can be experienced in Vlychos Beach on...

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