Suspect Arrested for Illegal Possession of Antiquities in Southern Greece

Greek police arrested a 46-year-old man on Tuesday in the southern Peloponnese for illegal possession of dozens of antiquities which he intended to sell. The...

Magical Blood Wolf Moon Eclipse Over Greece

Greeks had an opportunity, along with most people around the globe, to watch a rare phenomenon in the early hours of Monday, the so-called...

Remembering the “Greek Titanic”, the Worst Naval Disaster in Modern Greek History

The sinking of the Greek passenger steamer "Himara" on January 19, 1947 near South Evia, with a loss of at least 383 people, has...

European Parliament Concerned About Tourists Overrunning Santorini

A scientific study presented to the European parliament recently warned of the serious dangers of overtourism on the idyllic Greek island of Santorini. The report, presented...

Aristotle Onassis: The Triumph of the Ultimate Underdog

Aristotle Onassis was one of the richest men in history and certainly one of the most famous Greeks in the entire world during the...

Hike and Mountainbike Across Greece with Alexander the Great

A series of new hiking and mountainbiking tours were presented by Greek tourist agencies as part of the "Cities of Alexander the Great" initiative...

Remembering Legendary Musician Tsitsanis, 35 Years After His Death

January 18, 2019 marks 104 years since the birth of the brilliant Greek musician Vassilis Tsitsanis, as well as 35 years since his passing. Born...

Countdown Begins For World-Famous Patra Carnival

Final preparations are underway for the Patra Carnival, the largest event of its kind in Greece and one of the biggest in Europe, which...

When Princess Diana Flew to Greece For Her “Dear Friend” (video)

On September 18, 1996, Diana, the Princess of Wales, made a surprise trip to the Greek island of Evia to pay last respects to...

Magical Scenes of Naoussa’s Snow-Covered St. Nicholas Park

Majestic nature scenes have been captured by photographers all over Greece as successive weather fronts swept during the first week of 2019 brought freezing temperatures...

Athens Hosts Huge Cannabis Exhibition

More than 150 cannabis exhibitors from Greece and abroad participated in the Athens Cannabis Expo 2019 held at the Tae Kwon Do stadium in...
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Pilot Records Breathtaking Video of Landing in Snow-Covered Thessaloniki

An Airbus pilot recorded the final minutes of his descent to the snow-covered "Macedonia" airport of Thessaloniki earlier in the week. The footage is filmed...

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