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Greece on high alert ahead of upcoming storms

Greece’s civil protection authority is on high alert ahead of the upcoming adverse weather front expected to hit the country as of Monday. On Friday, an inter-ministerial meeting was held at the…

Zara, Ermou Street Athens
Zara's "Greek miracle"

The Inditex group of the Ortega family, which became synonymous with “fast fashion” and developed into a multi-billion global “empire” through -mainly- the Zara brand, completes 30 years of presence in the…

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Top 20 beaches Greece for 2023

As summer has come to an end for this year in Europe and people are slowly getting back to the usual routine after their amazing getaways around Greece- GCT’s team thought now is the…

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Lykoi Cats: The rare breed with the Greek name

Lykoi cats are a rare breed, as evidenced by their amazingly impressive appearance. They have a unique coat covering some parts of their body and making them look like miniature werewolves. The…

Ithaca How the Greek Islands Got their Names

What’s in a Name? How 14 Greek Islands Got Theirs

The Greek islands are a distinguishing feature of Greece’s morphology and an integral part of the country’s culture across the ages, each with its own past and a story to tell about how it got its name.

Global Property Buyers Eager to Invest in Greek Real Estate Athens city
Global Property Buyers Eager to Invest in Greek Real Estate

Recent findings unveiled by real estate firm RE/MAX indicate a growing interest among international property buyers to invest in Greece, either for establishing permanent residences or acquiring vacation homes.

Φωτό 2023
Lena Divani: Transcending Boundaries

Lena Divani is a distinguished scholar, educator, and prolific writer whose multifaceted career has left an indelible mark on the fields of political science, diplomatic history, and literature. Greek City Times chats with Lena to learn more about her extraordinary work thus far.

Φωτό 2023
Lena Divani: Transcending Boundaries

Lena Divani is a distinguished scholar, educator, and prolific writer whose multifaceted career has left an indelible mark on the fields of political science, diplomatic history, and literature. Greek City Times chats with Lena to learn more about her extraordinary work thus far.

Ithaca How the Greek Islands Got their Names
What’s in a Name? How 14 Greek Islands Got Theirs

The Greek islands are a distinguishing feature of Greece’s morphology and an integral part of the country’s culture across the ages, each with its own past and a story to tell about how it got its name.

Syndesi Debuts with Handmade, One-of-a-Kind Greek Artwork & Story Collection
Syndesi Debuts with Handmade, One-of-a-Kind Greek Artwork & Story Collection

In a world increasingly defined by mass production and fleeting trends, Syndesi emerges as a refreshing oasis of authentic artistry and meaningful connections. Founded by Eleni Eleftheriou, a Greek American with a profound passion for her heritage, Syndesi brings forth a curated collection of handmade Greek ceramics and captivating photography that not only captivates the eye but also touches the heart.

The Art of Womanhood: Miss Polyplexi Unveils SS23 Collection
The Art of Womanhood: Miss Polyplexi Unveils SS23 Collection

Miss Polyplexi, the esteemed Greek label celebrated for its exquisite hand-crocheted “objects d’ arts,” proudly presents its impressive SS23 Collection, aptly named “Woman – An Ethereal Existence.” Crafted by skilled female Greek artists, these handbags transcend mere accessories, resembling wearable pieces of art that honour the essence of womanhood.

Louis Vuitton's 'Deep Time' Collection Debuts in Greece
Louis Vuitton's 'Deep Time' Collection Debuts in Greece

Louis Vuitton, the world-renowned international fashion house, has chosen the stunning backdrop of Greece to unveil its latest High Jewellery collection, “Deep Time”, saying that the country embodies the essence of the collection’s inspiration.

Celebrating the Spirit of Democracy: The Annual Lysicrates Foundation Dinner
Celebrating the Spirit of Democracy: The Annual Lysicrates Foundation Dinner

The Lysicrates Foundation hosted their sparkling annual fundraising dinner at the picturesque Catalina Restaurant in Rose Bay, overlooking Sydney Harbour. The event was graced by the presence of the Governor-General David Hurley and Mrs. Hurley, the Foundation’s patron, as well as distinguished figures like Sen. Tony Sheldon and NSW Chief Justice Tom Bathurst, with the Consul-General of Greece Yannis Mallikourtis and Mrs. Mallikourtis also lending their support.

Syndesi Debuts with Handmade, One-of-a-Kind Greek Artwork & Story Collection
Syndesi Debuts with Handmade, One-of-a-Kind Greek Artwork & Story Collection

In a world increasingly defined by mass production and fleeting trends, Syndesi emerges as a refreshing oasis of authentic artistry and meaningful connections. Founded by Eleni Eleftheriou, a Greek American with a profound passion for her heritage, Syndesi brings forth a curated collection of handmade Greek ceramics and captivating photography that not only captivates the eye but also touches the heart.

Athens to Claim Title of 'Europe's Largest Coastal Park'
Athens to Claim Title of 'Europe's Largest Coastal Park'

Athens: When Ellinikon Metropolitan Park is completed in 2030, it will cover a vast expanse of 600 acres (243 hectares), making it nearly three-fourths the size of New York City’s iconic Central Park. The creation of this massive public green space marks a significant milestone that is sure to be as culturally and socially relevant to Athenians as Central Park is to New Yorkers.

The Art of Womanhood: Miss Polyplexi Unveils SS23 Collection
The Art of Womanhood: Miss Polyplexi Unveils SS23 Collection

Miss Polyplexi, the esteemed Greek label celebrated for its exquisite hand-crocheted “objects d’ arts,” proudly presents its impressive SS23 Collection, aptly named “Woman – An Ethereal Existence.” Crafted by skilled female Greek artists, these handbags transcend mere accessories, resembling wearable pieces of art that honour the essence of womanhood.

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