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Athens: Massive Outings of Easter Vacationers

Athens has started to gradually empty out, as many vacationers are getting into the spirit of Easter holidays and find several ways to escape the...
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Watch ‘The Rocket War of Chios’ Brand New Short Documentary

  This Easter Greek Reporter filmed the 200-hundred-year old custom on the Greek island of Chios where two churches engage in an unprecedented rocket war...

Two Deaths and Four Serious Injuries From Greek Easter Fireworks

Two men lost their lives and four were seriously injured from fireworks since last Friday. Two men, aged 23 and 26 were killed by...

Greek Easter Feast for the Unemployed Held by Armed Forces

In a solidarity display toward the Greeks worst hit by the economic crisis, the country's Defense Ministry and Armed Forces organized an Easter feast...

Where Do Greek Politicians Spend Their Easter Holiday?

Greece's political leaders and ordinary citizens are preparing to celebrate Orthodox Easter on Sunday, with many planning to spend the holiday in their home...
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Why Greek Easter Is Better than… Just Easter!

  By Olga Militsi Easter is celebrated around the world, but Greeks usually observe it later (see why here) and it's actually called Pascha, the word which means...
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This Gadget Will Roast Your Easter Lamb By Using Only Your Brain (Seriously!)

A team of Greek students developed a gadget that will roast your Easter lamb just by using your brain while a computer software translates brain...

The Funniest Greek Easter Story Ever

It all happened a year ago in a village near Preveza. The protagonist of this (true??) story decided to put aside the traditional way...

Benefits of Spending Easter With Family

The pace of modern life may not leave many families with sufficient time to share meals. With the Greek crisis and current economic problems...

A Crazy Easter Tradition: The Rocket War of Chios (video)

On the Greek island of Chios the locals have a tradition to spice things up for Easter. Besides the traditional egg cracking and conventional...

Greeks Will Stay Home for Easter This Year

In Greece, Easter is as big as the Christmas holiday in the UK or the USA. It's the biggest festival of the year, a...

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