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Fire Causes Damage at Nea Kavala Migrant Center, No Injuries Reported

According to sources, on Monday morning in northern Greece a fire broke out in a migrant reception center in Nea Kavala, Kilkis. Officials are not...

4.4 Richter Aftershock Shakes Ioannina

Continuing aftershocks following the 5.5 richter quake that shook Ioannina late Saturday night are causing great concern for residents in the area. The latest aftershock...

Extreme Weather: Destructive Tornado Blows Through Xanthi [pics]

A tornado whizzed through Xanthi, a city in Thrace, northeast Greece, spreading panic and destruction in its path early on Tuesday. The extreme weather...

Folklore Tradition of Fire-Walkers in Greece, Celebrating Saint Constantine and Saint Helen [video]

This weekend from May 21 through May 23 the unusual ancient folklore and legend of fire-walking lives on in Greece. Dating back to Pagan times,...

Metsovo: A Unique Destination For Wine Lovers

  Wine tourism has quickly grown in Greece, becoming a new trend among tourists who decide to spend their vacation in the country. Greece's vast variety...

Decongestion of Idomeni and Piraeus Camps Among Top Priorities

The construction of new hosting areas aiming at decongesting Idomeni and Piraeus port was discussed at Friday's meeting of the Refugees and Migration Policy...

51,393 Refugees and Migrants in Greece on Thursday

51,393 refugees and migrants were on Greek territory on Thursday while 377 new arrivals were recorded by 8 am. According to the Refugee Crisis Management...

Evros Is Home to “European Village of Storks”

The village of Poros in Feres, northern Greece was officially declared as “the European village of storks” for the year 2016. This is considered...

Greece Hit By Extreme Weather – 1 Dead; Bridge Collapses

Severe weather conditions and heavy rain that hit northern Greece over the weekend flooded Pineios river. As a result, a bridge in Diava, Kalambaka,...

37-Year-Old Woman Found Dead in Northern Greece, Husband in Custody

Shocking revelations came to light regarding the disappearance of a 37-year-old woman on Sunday. The woman who used to reside in Kozani, northern Greece,...

Greek Farmers Warn of Protests Due to New Government Measures

Northern Greek farmers are currently on standby, ready to take to the streets if necessary. A warning had already been sent to the government,...

The Most Peculiar Greek Vasilopita Recipe Contains Meat!

The New Year's cake -- commonly known as vasilopita -- recipe varies depending on the place of origin. It is not always sweet which...

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