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Greece’s Milos Voted ”Best Island in Europe” By Travel & Leisure Magazine

The readers of the famous ''Travel + Leisure'' magazine recently voted the Greek island of Milos as ''the best island in Europe'' for 2019. The...

Milos Island a Dazzling Cycladic Treasure

Milos is a volcanic island, and is the southwesternmost island in the Cyclades group. Because of its volcanic origin, Milos possesses a captivating colorful...

‘200 Were Killed’ Trying to Keep Venus de Milo in Greece, Historian Claims

French and Ottoman soldiers killed 200 Greeks in order to transfer to France the priceless statue of Venus de Milo in 1820, a Greek...

The Discovery of the Venus de Milo Statue

It was the morning of April 8, 1820 when a Milos island farmer named Giorgos (or Theodoros) Kentrotas was digging in ancient ruins in...

President Pavlopoulos: Greece Cannot Think of its Future Outside the EU

"The destiny of anyone who relies on power without respecting international law and its ethics is predetermined," Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos said on Sunday...

Milos Ranked as Top Destination to Visit for 2017 by Vogue

The Greek island of Milos has been selected as the top destination of the best five places to visit in 2017 by the leading travel...

Greeks Make Formal Request to Louvre: Return Venus de Milo

It has been almost 200 years since the famous Greek statue known to Greeks as Aphrodite of Milos, or Venus de Milo, was discovered...

Olympic Air Takes Over Three Domestic Routes

Olympic Air will take over, without any financial compensation, the operation of three remote flight destinations for a period of four years, starting April...

Unique Recipes from Greece: Enjoy Summertime Watermelons (Recipes and Instructions)

It is summertime in Greece which means watermelons are in abundance as a typical summer treat! Greeks enjoy eating a refreshing slice of watermelon by...

Elafonissi in Crete Voted 2nd Best Beach in Europe

The beach of Elafonissi located on the Greek island of Crete was ranked among the 14 best beaches in the world and the second...

Chalkidiki Tops Most Searched August 15 Destinations for Greeks

August 15 in Greece celebrates the Virgin Mary and is accompanied by festivities and traditional rituals across the country. This, along with the fact...

7 Greek Gay-Friendly Islands

British website Gay Star News in collaboration with the Greek website Destsetters has published a list of 7 Greek islands that gay travelers should...

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