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Night of Opera to Honor Maria Callas in Diva’s Ancestral Messinia Home

The ancestral home of opera singer Maria Callas in Neochori, Messinia, Greece, will host a unique night of opera on the night of July...

Signature Collection to Protect the Name ‘Kalamata Olives’

A collection of signatures to protect the name of origin of Kalamata olives is underway, as the designation of origin of the special Greek delicacy...

Four Dead After Flood in Kalamata, One Missing in Thessaloniki

Four people are dead in Kalamata and Lakonia, the Messinia region, and one missing after killer floods hit Greece early Wednesday morning. All four deaths took place...

Greece Like You’ve Never Seen It Before… From Above [stunning pics]

TripInView is a world-wide innovative site that presents geotagged aerial photographs and video of the entire coastline of countries that are "beach and sun"...

Greek Man Achieves Diving World Record

Greek diver Stavros Kastrinakis broke the freediving with interchangeable weights world record on Sunday, November 1, going under at the deepest point of the...

‘Navarino Challenge’ Event Is a Great Success For 3rd Consecutive Year

More than 1,000 athletes from Greece, Cyprus, England, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Romania, Switzerland and USA, along with sports fans of all ages travelled to...

31-Year-Old Serial Killer Arrested in Southern Greece

Greek Police arrested a 31-year-old Albanian serial killer who is responsible for the death of at least three people with the method of strangulation....

Scientists Revisit the Reason Behind the Demise of Bronze Age Village of Nichoria

American scientists have taken another look at the site of Bronze Age Greek village of Nichoria in Messinia, Peloponnese, to determine whether its civilization...

One of the World’s Largest Arch Bridges Built in Greece

According to Infrastructure and Transportation Minister Michalis Chrisochoidis’ announcement on Wednesday, August 27, the new arch bridge in Tsakona, at the borders of Messinia and Arcadia,...

Big Fire Breaks Out in Messinia

The wildfire that broke out on Monday at 1 p.m in Messinia, in southwestern Peloponnese, Greece, is out of control. Greek authorities have preventively evacuated the villages...

Messinia Split 50:50 As Mayor Candidates Call it a Draw

Local elections in Messinia yielded a dead heat in the second round of mayoral elections, with the two candidates – Giorgos Tsonis and Stathis Anastasopoulos...

Costa Navarino Wins Three Awards

Costa Navarino, situated in Messinia, southwest Peleponese, is one of the most luxurious hotels in Greece. A few days ago the hotel won three...

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