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Greece’s First Completely ‘Green’ Island

Tilos is a small Greek island that was known for its herbs and myrrh during ancient times, while today the island is famous for its fragrant...

Five Remarkable Marine Animals of Greece (And Where to Find Them)

By Cliff Blaylock There is a great fascination among many of us when it comes to ocean faring animals. Perhaps it is the mystery that...
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BBC Video On Greek Efforts To Rescue Migrants In Mediterranean Sea

Earlier today, BBC's international correspondent Murad Shishani presented a video capturing the agonizing daily efforts of the Greek coastguards to rescue migrants crossing the Mediterranean...

Greece Gets Emergency Funding to Deal with Refugee Wave

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras welcomed the emergency funding Greece will receive in order to tackle the refugee issue in the Mediterranean. In Thursday's emergency...

Greece, Cyprus and Israel to Table Plan for Pipeline from SE Mediterranean to Europe

Energy Ministers of Greece, Cyprus and Israel are expected to hold talks with European Union officials, on the sidelines of the European Energy Ministers...

Israel Calls on EU to Mediate in Eastern Mediterranean

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Wednesday, that Israel backs Cyprus' offshore oil and gas drilling despite Turkish objections and that the European...

Greek Submarine Involved in the Destruction of Syria’s Chemicals

A Greek submarine, frigates from Germany, Italy and Turkey, and other warships of the U.S. 6th Fleet take part in the Task Force-64 (CTF-64)...

Climate Change Will Alter Weather Conditions in Athens

Life in Greek and Mediterranean cities in general will become more difficult in the future, in terms of weather conditions. High temperatures, low levels of...

Crete Fighting to Save its Seas

In three days, a dubious experiment is set to take place in the Mediterranean. Chemical agents which in small quantities are capable of causing...

Syria Tensions Rise in the Mediterranean

On September 2, Israel and the U.S.  carried out a joint missile test in the Mediterranean, firing two rockets which later fell into the...

Samos, the Island of Hera and Pythagoras

The beautiful Greek island of Samos lies in the heart of the Central Aegean, 1,200 meters from the shore of Asia Minor. With its...

Douglas, Zeta-Jones Arrive in Kos

Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones, one of the most famous couples of Hollywood chose Greece again this year to spend their holidays. Since June...

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