New Greek Diving Park to Offer Reefs, Shipwrecks to Explore

A project to create a new diving park in Crete, extending over an area of about 60,702 square meters (15 acres), has received official...

Sixth World Naked Bike Ride in Thessaloniki

The World Naked Bike Ride will be held in the Greek city of Thessaloniki on June 7  for the sixth consecutive year. Organizers are...

Greek Scientists Discover New Seismic Faults; Warn of Earthquakes

The seabed of the Aegean conceals 19 active seismic faults measuring over seven kilometres each, which can generate strong earthquakes from 6.1 to 7.4...

Greek Rooftops Going Green

The sea of white-and-grey roofs across Greek cities, particularly Athens, could be changing color, at least for drab municipal buildings. The project Green Roofs in...

Downtown Athens Redevelopment Project’s ‘Plan B’

Following the approval of the final plans for the redevelopment project of downtown Athens, including the extension of the existing tram line and related...

Greek Summer Temperatures Up By 4 Degrees Celsius in Past Century

Greece’s average temperatures during the summer months have risen by more than four degrees Celsius in a period of 100 years, according to Professor...

Greek Authorities to Replace Tanker Pumping Oil from Sunken Ship that Pollutes Saronic Gulf

Greece's Ministry of Shipping is to replace the tanker being used to pump oil from the sunken ship that is polluting the coastline because...

Wildfire south of Athens injures firemen, damages homes

Three firefighters have been hospitalized with burns and local authorities have issued an evacuation order for residents near a seaside town south of Athens...
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...

Kalymnos to Jazz up Annual Rock Climbing Festival on Oct. 10-11

Traditionally known as the sponge-divers' island and famous for its beautiful seabed, the island of Kalymnos, Greece , has in recent years also established...

Greek Students Conquer Mount Olympus (Video)

The first ever school to go on the brave mission to conquer the top of Mount Olympus, the mountain of the Gods for the Ancient...

Αt Least 800 Tons of Heavy Fuel Oil Pumped so Far

Αt least 800 tons of heavy fuel oil have been pumped so far following the sinking of the tanker "Agia Zoni II" last Sunday...

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