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Eldorado Gold Says It Won’t Leave Greece

Despite violent protests, Canada's Eldorado Gold said it plans to go ahead with work on a gold mine in northern Greece, refuting reports it...

Gold Mine Protest Draws 10,000

In unrelenting demonstrations against a gold mine in northern Greece that has gotten the go-ahead from the government, more than 10,000 people took to...

Protest in Thessaloniki Against Gold Mining Projects

About 3,000 protesters have marched in the northern Greek city in protest against what they claim are environment-threatening gold mining projects. Riot police barred the...

More Foreigners Eyeing Greek Holiday Homes

More and more property buyers from abroad are scanning the Greek real estate market for investment opportunities, although for the time being they only...

Visiting Mount Athos, the Land of Monasteries

Mount Athos, or Aghion Oros, is not a common place to visit for a vacation, especially for women since they are banned under a...

Fires Still Burning Areas Around Mt. Athos

The fire that broke out on Mt. Athos in Halkidiki, northern Greece on Aug. 8 raged for days despite all-night coordinated operations by firefighters...

Tourists Avoid Athens, Prefer Greek Island Cruising

Tourist agents appear optimistic as the data regarding the tourist reservations for the first six months of the year are showing better than expected...

Bargain Vacations on Greek Islands After the Hot Season

Haven’t made your plans yet? Scary articles and misleading coverage of Greece make you have second thoughts? Take a moment to see for yourself...

The French Have Foie Gras, but Greeks Have Souvlaki

 A  small village, Aghios Prodromos, located in northern Greece  is known all over the globe, for its amazing delicacy- its souvlaki! Some years ago, the...

Foreigners Look for Real Estate Opportunities on Greek Islands

They like the sun. They love the beaches. And now they have the opportunity to buy a house on the Greek island of their...

Νatura 2000 Network Shuts Down Beach Bars in Halkidiki

A decision has been taken on the issue repeatedly raised in the past by several environmental groups and organizations concerning the operation of beach...

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