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Greek Communities Resist Migrant Temporary Settlements

The atmosphere in Giannitsa, northern Greece, early on Sunday morning was volatile as residents tried to prevent buses carrying 100-150 migrants and refugees from...

Kos Residents Prevent 75 Migrants from Disembarking on Island

The mayor and residents of Kos prevented the disembarkation of some 75 migrants and refugees coming from Kastelorizo on a passenger ship early on...

Three-Year Old Boy Dead After Greek Coast Guard Vessel Rams into Migrant Dinghy

Rescuers recovered the body of 3-year-old boy in the sea just east of the island of Kos after a Greek Coast Guard vessel accidentally...

Tsunami Alert Signs Cause Negative Reactions on Greece’s Kos

The two new tsunami warning signs which were recently placed at locations on the island of Kos have sparked negative reactions, primarily among tourist...

Greek Good Samaritans Help Refugee Woman Deliver Baby on Kos

Two women on the Greek island of Kos joined forces to help a refugee woman from the island's migrant center deliver her baby over...

Chinese Doctors Take Hippocratic Oath on Greek Island of Kos

Chinese doctors participated in a Wednesday ceremony which revived the Hippocratic Oath at its very birthplace, the Asclepeion archaeological site on the Greek island...

91-Year-Old Greek Runner Wins Gold at World Masters Championships (video)

Konstantinos Chatziemmanouil, a veteran athlete from the Greek island of Kos, won gold in the 60-meter race on Wednesday at the World Masters Indoor...

Dionysis Arvanitakis, “The Baker of Kos” Passes Away at 77

The world is mourning the loss of Dionysis Arvanitakis, better known as "the baker of Kos". Arvanitakis passed away this weekend at the age...

Number of Migrants, Refugees Trapped on Greek Islands Reaches New High

A total of 17,771 migrants and refugees are in reception and registration centers as well as other structures on the five Greek islands that...

Greek Doctors Renew Their Hippocratic Oath on Kos (video)

Greek and foreign doctors have taken part in a special ceremony on the island of Kos to renew their Hippocratic Oath. The medics were on...
Zakynthos and its most famous beach, Navagio (Courtesy of Yandex).

Traveler’s Choice Awards and the Top Ten Greek Destinations (photos)

Tripadvisor's Traveller's Choice Awards 2018 has presented the list of the top ten Greek destinations for 2018. These are the places that you need...

Greek Hotel Staff Furious Over Workplace Fines

Staff at a new resort on the Greek island of Kos are outraged after reports emerged that they would have to pay a series...

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