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The Greek Titanic: The Shipwreck that Cost More than 4,000 Lives (video)

One of the worst maritime tragedies in history took place in Greece and cost almost four times as many lives as the Titanic; yet...

Greek Teachers Fined for Illicit Recording of Supervisor

A Greek court in Rhodes has imposed stiff fines on two teachers for recording a verbal exchange with their supervisor against his will. The court...

Greece’s First 6-Star Resort Inspired by Rhodes’ History (video)

Rhodes -- one of Greece’s most popular vacation spots -- is ready to host the country’s first six-star resort which will take its inspiration...
Prasonisi, Rhodes

Prasonisi: Greek Island in Winter, Peninsula in Summer

  Rhodes, the biggest Greek island of the Dodecanese, is home to some stunning beaches, all of them with unique characteristics of their own. One...

Earthquake Measuring 4.3 Jolts Rhodes on Friday

An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale struck near the Greek island of Rhodes at 07:20 local time on Friday. The epicenter was the...

Greece Calls on Turkey to Respect International Law After Turkish Criticism of Military Exercise...

Greece's foreign ministry called on Turkey to respect international law after the latter criticized Greece for conduction of a joint military exercise with Egypt...

Turkey Warns Greece over ‘Illegal’ Military Exercise Near Rhodes

Turkey on Thursday warned Greece for allegedly conducting an illegal joint military exercise with Egypt at the Greek island of Rhodes. In a written statement,...

Four Greek Airports Among Europe’s Worst

Four Greek regional airports are among the worst in Europe, according to what travelers vote through the Sleeping in Airports website. This year Heraklion in...

Chapel on Rhodes Bans Weddings after Lewd Act by British Couple

The chapel of Agios Pavlos in Lindos, on the island of Rhodes has banned foreign weddings after a couple of British newlyweds posted pictures...

Magnitude 5.2 Earthquake Shakes Rhodes Island in Greece

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake hit south east off the coast of the island of Rhodes at 19:48 (local) on Friday, according to the Greek...

Rhodes Houses at Risk from Wildfire on City’s Outskirts

A wildfire broke out on Friday afternoon on the slopes of Aghios Stefanos hill (Monte Smith), just outside the city of Rhodes, and is...

2 Dead on Kos Island from 6.4 Earthquake Off Turkey’s Coast (video)

At least two people have died and at least five have been seriously injured on Kos Island in Greece, from a major earthquake that...

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