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Greece’s Molyvos International Music Festival is More than Just Music

The fifth annual Molyvos International Music Festival, which opened on Thursday, is more than just classical music performed in a beautiful setting: it is...

Nineteen-Year Old Dies on Greece’s Chios Island in Tragic Basketball Court Accident

A tragic incident took place on Sunday night on Greece's Chios Island, when a steel and glass basketball hoop and pole fell over onto a...

The Poor Millionaire of Chios

Nearly one million euros were just found in the bank account belonging to 90-year-old Pantelis Tsoflias from Chios, who passed away on Monday. The elderly...

Can Chios Island’s Mastic Resin Heal What Ails Humanity?

The beneficial effects of mastic gum, a resin produced by the Pistachio lentiscus tree on the Greek island of Chios, has spread worldwide. The iconic...

Chios’ “Flying Priest” is the Star of the First Resurrection Once Again (video)

The "Flying Priest" was for another year the star of the First Resurrection service on Chios, attracting viewers from across Greece on television and...

Two Migrants Missing at Sea Off Greek Island of Chios

The Greek Coast Guard launched a search and rescue operation on Thursday off the eastern Aegean island of Chios for two men reported missing...

59 Migrants Rescued Off Greek Islands of Chios and Samos

A total of fifty-nine migrants were found and rescued from two different boats on Sunday morning in the Aegean Sea. FRONTEX, the European Border and...

Chios’ Historic Villa Boasts Greece’s Most Extravagant Xmas Decorations (video)

A historic villa turned luxury hotel, located on the island of Chios, has amazed locals and visitors alike with its over-the-top Christmas decorations this...

Mastic Beer from Greece’s Chios Eyes Global Market

A unique beer from Chios, featuring mastiha, the island's most famous product, is about to enter the global market and the company is hopeful...

Traditional Boat Regatta on Chios Impresses Spectators (video)

A unique traditional sailboat regatta was held during the weekend in the Lo Bay of the Vrontados village on Chios island. Eleven sailboats with a...

Hundreds Join Spectacular Chain Dance in Greece’s Chios (video)

Hundreds of dancers joined hands in the port of the Greek island of Chios on Wednesday to offer a spectacular performance of traditional Greek...

Seafaring Greek Island Sees First Female Harbormaster

A commander in the Hellenic Coast Guard, Irini Argyri, has become the first woman harbormaster in Greece, taking post at the Chios island Port...

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