Greece Mourns Legendary High Priestess of the Olympic Flame Ceremony

Maria Moscholiou, the legendary High Priestess of the Olympic Flame ceremony at Ancient Olympia, has died in Athens. Moscholiou supervised the dramatic Lighting Ceremonies four...

American School of Classical Studies at Athens Wins Film Award for Corinth Excavation

The American School of Classical Studies at Athens was given the Orona Foundation Award for its short film "Twelve Decades of Discovery: American School...

Greece to Extend Lockdown Beyond December 1

Greek Government spokesperson Stelios Petsas on Tuesday outlined the government's planning for lifting the lockdown in an interview with television channel ANT1 TV. He pointed...

Netflix Documentary Tells Story of Miraculous Cat Sanctuary on Greek Island of Syros

The heroic efforts of British couple Joan and Richard Powell to rescue and take care of all the homeless cats on the Greek island...

Giannis Antetokounmpo Distributes Food to the Needy in Athens

Giannis Antetokounmpo, who is currently training in Greece, donated and distributed boxes of food for people in need at the church of Agios Meletios...

The Breathtaking Greek Village of Theodoriana, Home to a Double Waterfall

The breathtaking village of Theodoriana, nestled in the Tzoumerka mountain range of northwestern Greece, looks like something out of a fairy tale. Surrounded by verdant...

The 23rd Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People will be Online...

The 23rd Olympia International Film Festival for Children and Young People will be held online this year, featuring 90 films dealing with important issues...

Sleeping Under the Stars on the Peak of the Mountain of Ancient Gods

Konstantinos Vasilakakos can be called a photographer of the stars. Not the Hollywood stars, but the celestial elements that fill the night sky and...
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Greece Marks Armed Forces Day with Spectacular Video Display

Greece marked Armed Forces Day on Saturday with a spectacular video projected onto the Hellenic Parliament facade highlighting the history and struggles for the...

Life Under Lockdown in a Greek Village with a Population of Nine

Although they number just nine individuals, residents of the rural, northeastern Greek town of Pappades are strictly following the country's anti-virus measures. Speaking to the...

86-Year-Old Greek Baker Wows Tourists with Traditional Phyllo Flair

Giorgos Hatziparaskos, an 86-year-old baker from Crete, is one of the last people in Greece who still creates the country's iconic multi-layered phyllo dough...

Greece Named Top Travel Destination for Sustainable Food

The Lonely Planet publishing company listed Greece as the top destination in the entire world in the category of "Sustainable Food" on their "Best...

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