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Hydrocarbon Exploration; Energy Giants to Bid for Greek Maritime Area

Multinational energy giants ExxonMobil and Total, in cooperation with Hellenic Petroleum (ELPE), will bid for 20,000 square kilometers of sea stretching from south of...

OrangeLand Sparta: Promoting Tourism Through Oranges

OrangeLand Sparta is an initiative based on the promotion of orange with the view to enhancing tourism in Laconia, a region in the southeastern...

Snow and Rain Wreak Havoc in Northern Greece, Peloponnese

More bad weather has impacted the northern Peloponnese and western Macedonia regions of Greece. In western Macedonia over 40 villages were faced with complete power...

PM Tsipras: Elections Will be Held in September 2019

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras delivered on Friday the last part of Moreas motorway to the public and introduced the benefits of the main...

EC Takes Legal Action Against Greece for Failure to Protect Caretta Caretta

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) announced on Thursday that it would accept an appeal submitted by the European Commission (EC) against Greece in...

Man to Dig for Treasure in Tripoli Main Square

A 65-year-old man received a permit to dig for a treasure in Tripoli central square, as the Arcadian city mayor confirms. In a few days,...

Earthquake Measuring 4.2 on Richter Scale Rocks Kyllini

An earthquake measuring 4.2 points on the Richter scale rocked Kyllini, in Peloponnese, at dawn on Monday. According to the Athens Geodynamic Institute the earthquake...

Serious Problems as Heavy Flooding Sweeps South of Greece

Torrential rain sweeping southern Greece has caused serious flooding in Lakonia after a dam burst on the Evrotas River, turning the surrounding area into...

Writer Victoria Hislop Finds Inspiration in Greece’s Peloponnese

On searching for inspiration for her latest book, writer Victoria Hislop explored Peloponnese and praised its beauties in a feature published in the Mail...
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Greek Mustache Awards: We Went to a Facial Hair Competition in Greece [video]

Watch our short documentary: men from far and wide competed in the best mustache competition at Gortynia in the Peloponnese, Greece, and it was amusing!

Firefighters Battle Blaze on Mount Taygetus Forest

More than 60 firefighters and 17 vehicles are employed to contain a forest blaze that broke out late Sunday in the Taygetus Mountain range...

Sixty-Eight Migrants Found on Kythera Coast

Sixty-eight migrants were found on Saturday on a rocky shore of one of the Dragonares islets, south of the Diakofti port of Kythera island,...

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