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Marathon Swim Recreated After 2,500 Years in Greece

Exactly 2,500 years after it first happened, the epic marathon swim by Hydna and her father Scyllis, in 480 BC, was replicated recently by...

Inside the Villa of PM Boris Johnson’s Father in Greece

Stanley Johnson, the father of British PM Boris Johnson, recently bent travel restrictions by flying to Greece from Bulgaria in order to visit his...

Father of British PM Bends Rules to Fly to Beloved Greece

The father of British PM Boris Johnson has broken restrictions imposed by his son to fly to Greece via Bulgaria, it emerged on Thursday. Stanley...

Exploring Greece in Autumn: Ten Charming Villages on the Slopes of Mt. Pelion

Mt. Pelion, located in the southeastern part of Thessaly in central Greece, is dotted with traditional, scenic villages, which nestle along its green slopes...

Historic ”Pelion Train” Stops Operation, Causing Widespread Outcry in Greece

The historic ''Pelion Train'' in Volos, Greece did not operate for two consecutive weekends, on May 25-26 and June 1-2, causing a widespread outcry in the...

Greece’s Most Authentic Ancient Villages

Greece has some true hidden gems when it comes to its authentic villages. Tourism has yet to spoil these towns that are steeped in...

Magnificent Ancient Mosaic Dazzles Visitors in Greece’s Pelion (photos)

Visitors to a remote beach in the southern edge of Greece's Pelion are in for a treat as the remnants of an ancient mosaic...

232 Years Old and Counting: The Oldest Coffee Shop in Greece (photos, video)

  With the arrival of winter, the seaside region of Pelion is undoubtedly a popular destination amongst Greeks, for short getaways from the noisy cities. Although...

Romantic Getaway Destinations for New Year’s Day in Greece

Greece is known world-wide for its beautiful and hot summers, the crystal clear seas and amazing beaches. However, there are several holiday villages and...

Autumn in Mainland Greece At its Best

Planning your vacation to Greece in autumn can be a fun and exciting experience, but to take the trip is even better, simply because...

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...

CNN Tribute to Greek Seaplane Service

CNN recently made a tribute to the services of the Hellenic Seaplanes company for its aim to connect more than 100 locations throughout Greece...

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