British Cyclists Will Travel from Ancient Olympia in Greece to London

Some renowned British athletes have decided to organize a charity cycling event, beginning their journey to London from Greece. Lawrence Dallagio, rugby player, and Flintoff...

The Ancient Greek Roots of Feta Cheese

Greece applied way back in 1994 for the European Union's coveted "Protected Designation of Origin" (PDO) status for one of its national treasures, feta cheese. It...

Athens Mayor to Remove City Statues for their Own Protection

Athens Mayor George Kaminis announced his decision to move statues from central areas where vandalism is rife.The services of the Municipality of Athens on...

200 Fishermen Gathered at the White Tower in Salonika

Under the motto ''We go Fishing'', more than 200 amateur and professional fishers aged 15 to 50 years old, gathered today close to Salonika’s...

Greek Holy Monday Traditions and Beliefs

The first of the seven days leading up to Easter Sunday is upon us and for those who have been fasting over Lent, the...

Tom Hanks Incognito in Greece for Rita Wilson Performance

Hollywood star Tom Hanks was in Athens to watch the performance of his wife Rita Wilson at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center on...

Qatari Sheikh’s Luxury Yacht Impresses as Monarch Visits Greece

The yacht of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Muhammad Al Thani has been impressing locals and tourists alike in Crete. Sheikh Al Thani, a...

Greece’s Capital Through Ben Loulou’s Camera

  In the secret alleys and bizarre areas of Athens and Piraeus, photographer Didier Ben Loulou managed to capture on camera, the energy flow within...

‘Tsipourock’: Alexis Georgoulis Helps you Discover Authentic Greece on Social Media and Misirlou

Want to know where to go for a taste of authentic Greece? When in Athens, the place to visit is Misirlou, a new hangout...

Amphipolis Tomb Monument in Danger A Year After Unearthing

The first year anniversary of the Amphipolis tomb discovery finds the archaeological site in danger of being buried again in dirt, and oblivion. It was...

Number of Foreign Visitors to Athens, Greece Increased Jan-May

The number of visitors to Athens and the Attica region increased in the period January-May, according to a report on Greek Travel Pages website. Citing...

Victoria Hislop Presents her Νew Novel in Agios Nikolas of Crete

British novelist Victoria Hislop presented her third and eagerly awaited historic novel “The Thread” on Tuesday at Saint Nikolas of the Lasithi Prefecture, Crete. The...

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