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Greece, Israel, and Cyprus Forge Closer Ties

The defence ministers of Greece, Israel, and Cyprus announced on Thursday their commitment to enhancing military cooperation. This will improve readiness, boost job creation, and reinforce security in a volatile region. Israeli…

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Arson Suspected in Koropi Wildfire, Video Evidence Emerges

A wildfire raging in Koropi, south of Athens, is suspected to be arson. Firefighters discovered video evidence showing an arsonist setting fire to dry weeds, according to Climate Crisis Minister Kikilias. The footage, along with a fuel container found near the fire’s origin, suggests the blaze was not solely caused by weather conditions.

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Prominent Lawyer Arrested After Domestic Violence Incident

Prominent criminal lawyer Apostolos Lytras, 52, surrendered to the suburban Pallini Police Department on Wednesday after an arrest warrant was issued by judicial authorities. The warrant followed the lifting of previously imposed restraining orders after Lytras’ violent assault on his wife, Sofia Polyzogopoulou.

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Wildfire Rages in Koropi Area, Attica; Efforts Underway to Contain Blaze

A wildfire in the Koropi area of Attica has prompted urgent response efforts, with firefighters battling to contain the blaze amidst challenging conditions. Authorities have issued evacuation orders for nearby residential areas as they deploy aerial and ground resources to combat the fire.

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Greek Foreign Minister Urges Europe to Host Gaza War-Affected Children

Greek Foreign Minister George Gerapetritis has urged Europe to take responsibility for hosting children affected by the Gaza conflict, emphasizing the humanitarian imperative amidst dire conditions in the region. Gerapetritis discussed this initiative with Palestinian leaders, aiming to garner support for accommodating children facing famine and trauma.

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Accidental Fire-Starting Now a Criminal Act in Greece

Climate Crisis and Civil Protection Minister Vasilis Kikilias announced that accidental fire-starting is now a criminal offense after the arrest of a 30-year-old man for causing a wildfire in Nigrita, Serres. Kikilias emphasized the heightened risks under current dry, hot, and windy conditions and urged the public to exercise extreme caution.

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Lemon mousse with tea cream and lemon biscuit

The head pastry chef of the “Poulette” patisserie in Athens, Katerina Liva, teaches us how to easily make a delicious and aromatic lemon mousse. Materials 100 gr. butter 1 vanilla 150 gr.…

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Vision Omonia: Vision Greece's First Hotel to Open in September

Vision Omonia, VISION Greece’s debut hotel in Athens’ Omonia Square, opens this September. Combining neoclassical elegance with modern amenities, it features curated art by Mr. Kriton and a rooftop terrace with Acropolis views. Introducing Greece’s first BENEDICTS Food & Beverage concept, Vision Omonia promises a new standard in urban hospitality.

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Greece's Popularity Soars Among Global Millionaires, Report Shows

Greece is becoming a top destination for wealthy individuals, attracting around 1,100 millionaire foreigners last year and expecting 1,200 more this year, according to the Henley Private Wealth Report. Ranked eighth globally for millionaire migration, Greece has seen a 14% rise in millionaires over the past decade, with Attica, Mykonos, and Crete being the most popular areas.

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Corfu-style prawn sofrito

One of Corfu’s most simple but delicious dishes is transformed…

Little Athens: The World's Best Souvlaki
Little Athens: The World's Best Souvlaki

Whilst one might still expect to find the best souvlaki in Athens, it would seem that these days you don’t have to travel that far. ‘Little Athens’ is the new souvlaki restaurant offering an authentic taste of Greece right in the heart of Melbourne’s Carnegie.

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Barraki: A Greek Night Like No Other

Nick Pantazis and Tom Papadakos, inspired by their love for Greek culture and the convivial spirit of the local “barraki” (μπαράκι) —a Greek word meaning small bar, nightclub, or lounge, often used informally to describe a neighborhood hangout—decided to bring this lively social atmosphere to Chicago.

Corfu-style prawn sofrito
Corfu-style prawn sofrito

One of Corfu’s most simple but delicious dishes is transformed…

Former Panathinaikos boss Ivan Jovanović is the new manager at the helm of the Ethniki
Jovanović Takes the Helm: Serbian Coach Appointed Ethniki Manager

The Ethniki has a new leader! The Hellenic Football Federation (EPO) has appointed a familiar face in football circles, Ivan Jovanović, as the team’s new head coach. Jovanović, known for his [mention a coaching style or past achievement], will be looking to guide the Ethniki to new heights. He has signed a two-year contract.

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Costa Georgiadis Announced as Muse for ABC's Bradley Portrait Prize

Landscape architect and Gardening Australia presenter Costa Georgiadis has been named the muse for this year’s Bradley art competition. Artists across Australia are invited to capture his likeness using diverse materials, with entries open to both amateurs and professionals. Submissions are due by July 19, 2024, with the winning artwork to be displayed at the Brisbane Portrait Prize exhibition.

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Secret VIP Party Celebrates Carole Feuerman at Athens Museum

A secret VIP party at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens, organized by Ada Iliopoulou, celebrated artist Carole Feuerman’s solo exhibition and her participation in the Paris Olympics 2024. The event featured notable guests, art installations, and a surprise performance by Eric Burdon of The Animals.

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The Ellinikon Expands its Presence to TikTok

“The Ellinikon,” the largest urban redevelopment project by LAMDA Development, has expanded its presence to TikTok. The project’s first posts debunk myths and share facts about the “The Ellinikon Experience Park,” which opened in December 2021 and has attracted over 2.5 million visitors. Through engaging content, the TikTok account aims to share the vision and progress of the project with a global audience.

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Vision Omonia: Vision Greece's First Hotel to Open in September

Vision Omonia, VISION Greece’s debut hotel in Athens’ Omonia Square, opens this September. Combining neoclassical elegance with modern amenities, it features curated art by Mr. Kriton and a rooftop terrace with Acropolis views. Introducing Greece’s first BENEDICTS Food & Beverage concept, Vision Omonia promises a new standard in urban hospitality.

Upon arriving at the port of Santorini, travelers are often greeted with stunning views and the promise of an unforgettable holiday experience. However, a recent TikTok video has shed light on a less glamorous side of this renowned destination. In the video, a young tourist recounts her unsettling encounter within moments of setting foot on the island, highlighting issues that have sparked concern among visitors.
Tourist's complaint in Santorini: "They asked me for 50 euros on a bus - Be careful, they tried to deceive me" (Video)

Upon arriving at the port of Santorini, travelers are often greeted with stunning views and the promise of an unforgettable holiday experience. However, a recent TikTok video has shed light on a less glamorous side of this renowned destination. In the video, a young tourist recounts her unsettling encounter within moments of setting foot on the island, highlighting issues that have sparked concern among visitors.

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MyCoast App Sees Thousands of Coastal Violation Complaints

The MyCoast app was introduced after awareness campaigns launched by citizen groups last summer regarding distortions of the legislation concerning the use of beaches. The application seeks to cover the lack of access to information about public space, and to bridge the gap between citizens and the central administration

The Alchemist: Iordanes Spyridon Gogos at AFW ‘24

The Alchemist: Iordanes Spyridon Gogos at AFW ‘24

Jordan Gogos, a Greek-Australian multidisciplinary artist based in Sydney, is renowned for his inventive designs and artistic partnerships. After debuting his eponymous label, Iordanes Spyridon Gogos, at AAFW 2021, Gogos continues to challenge conventions and redefine fashion norms with his visionary approach, showcased once more at AAFW 2024.

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Greek God Nicholas Galitzine

Hollywood’s rising star 29-year-old Nicholas Galitzine is lighting up our…

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All You Need Is Greece

On 20 January the iconic Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church…

The Alchemist: Iordanes Spyridon Gogos at AFW ‘24
The Alchemist: Iordanes Spyridon Gogos at AFW ‘24

Jordan Gogos, a Greek-Australian multidisciplinary artist based in Sydney, is renowned for his inventive designs and artistic partnerships. After debuting his eponymous label, Iordanes Spyridon Gogos, at AAFW 2021, Gogos continues to challenge conventions and redefine fashion norms with his visionary approach, showcased once more at AAFW 2024.

Under the Grecian Sun: Miss Polyplexi SS24 Handbag Collection
Under the Grecian Sun: Miss Polyplexi SS24 Handbag Collection

Miss Polyplexi, the globally coveted brand known for its exquisite handmade crochet handbags, has launched its Spring/Summer 2024 Collection, drawing inspiration from the radiant Greek sunlight. The collection, titled ‘Sous Le Soleil’ (Under the Sun), showcases a fusion of vibrant colours, delicate designs, and a strong sense of rejuvenation, embodying the essence of traditional craftsmanship and modern fashion sensibilities.



 

 

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