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Greece Celebrates 72 Years Since the Dodecanese Islands Joined the Country

The Dodecanese — the island archipelago which literally means ''The Twelve Islands'' -- officially joined their motherland of Greece 72 years ago today. On March 7,...

4.9 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Greece’s Dodecanese Islands

An earthquake measuring 4.9 on the Richter scale hit the Dodecanese islands in Greece on Wednesday afternoon. The quake took place at 3 o'clock in...

Magnitude 5.4 Earthquake Hits Off Rhodes

Α 5.4-magnitude earthquake shook the island of Rhodes, in Greece's Dodecanese island archipelago, on Thursday afternoon. A preliminary reading by the Athens Institute of Geodynamics...

Meet The Teacher on One of Greece’s Smallest Islands

Maria Faedra Tsialera is the only teacher who lives on the small island of Arkoi in Greece's Dodecanese. She keeps the primary school of...

Greek Submarine Surprises Locals and Tourists in Symi (video)

An unexpected surprise awaited locals and tourists in the picturesque island of Symi in Greece’s Dodecanese on Sunday. A large military submarine emerged from the...

Meet the Greek Teacher Island Hopping Daily to School

Eleni Tanou is not a typical grade school teacher who goes to school every day to teach. Everyday, the 30-year-old teacher takes a boat from...

Greece Honors Dodecanese, Poet Kostis Palamas With New Coins

Greece is issuing commemorative €2 coins honoring the 70th anniversary of the  Dodecanese islands' return to Greece and the 75th anniversary of the death...

Lipsi, Hidden Gem of the Dodecanese

Lipsi, a rather tiny and isolated island of the Dodecanese, is one of those perfect Aegean islands to visit in order to get away...

Kasos, Another Hidden Gem of Greece (video)

Kasos is the southernmost island of the Dodecanese, close to Crete and Karpathos, and  is considered the last ring in the chain of islands...

Schoolkids March in Remote Greek Island of the Dodecanese (video)

Children on the remote island of Agathonisi in the Dodecanese marched during a ceremony marking the anniversary of the island chain joining Greece in...

The Greek Islands Which Didn’t Join Greece Until 1947

The Dodecanese -- the island archipelago furthest from the Greek mainland which includes Rhodes and Kos as well as other scenic gems -- attracts...
Kinaros islet

Hellenic Entrepreneurs Association Adopts Greek Islet

  Kinaros, also known as Cinarus, is a small Greek island in the Aegean, located west of Kalymnos and Leros and east of Amorgos, and...

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