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The race for equality
The race for equality

The race for equality. “I didn’t want to prove anything. I just wanted to run,” she says.

Xronia Polla Peggy Zina, who turns 45 today
Xronia Polla Peggy Zina, who turns 46 today

Peggy Zina, one of Greece’s most popular singers, was born on the 8th of March 1975 and turns 46 today! At the age of five, she began piano lessons and studied dancing,…

Greek swimmers protest covid-19 restrictions on training
Greek swimmers protest covid-19 restrictions on training

Professional Greek swimmers are speaking out against restrictions on training amid the coronavirus pandemic. Under the current restrictions, only 75 swimmers in the entire country are able to train, a huge blow not…

Hospitals in Athens overwhelmed by virus
Hospitals in Athens overwhelmed by virus

Surging cases of Covid-19 are placing Greece’s health system under increasing pressure. According to Michalis Giannakos, the president of the Panhellenic Federation of Public Hospital Employees (POEDIN), hospitals in Athens “are at war, without…

Arrests in Nea Smyrni 1
Arrests in Nea Smyrni

“During the checks, the police team came under attack, without provocation, from a group of about 30 people and, as a result, two police officers were injured.”

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Transform your skin into that of a Greek Goddess (on a budget)

Greek women have long used natural products from the earth, plants and animals to beautify themselves and look at how immaculate their skin and beauty was. These hand-picked skin care are loaded with Greek olive oil, wine, figs…and donkey milk.

Yiayia's secrets for making the best Spanakopita

Yiayia’s secrets for making the best Spanakopita

No Greek table is complete without spanakopita (σπανακόπιτα). For me, it was a staple in my home growing up. This delicious savoury Greek pie is stuffed with spinach, feta and herbs that…

Remedies from Yiayia
Remedies from Yiayia

Some of the most common- and most unusual – natural remedies practiced by wise yiayia.

desserts
Athens desserts go viral on Instagram and TikTok

Dessert lovers who have indulged in the creations of the Greek confectioners, have been sharing photos of their desserts, starting a new trend, which has quickly become viral not just in Greece, but also internationally.

Stella Arhontoulis anime artist
Meet Stella Arhontoulis: 14 year old internationally acclaimed anime artist

At just 14 years old, Stella Arhontoulis currently works as lead animator on YouTube series ‘Interstellar Ranger Commence’ due for release early next year. The incredibly talented school girl has already received international recognition as an award-winning manga artist, illustrator and animator, winning first place in an Australian and Japan wide anime competition two years consecutively.

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The Greek School where nobody wears a mask

The pandemic hasn’t changed anything for the students at this very special Greek school. They still attend their Greek lessons just like they did before Covid-19, they still get together with their classmates and teachers, they still play games designed to help them improve their spoken Greek and they still take part in school events – all without a mask. How is this possible?

Acrokorinthos ancient city of Greece
The most beautiful cities of Ancient Greece

In almost every Greek city you will find ancient monuments, sculptures or building remains that are evidence of the grand historical past of the country. Many of these monuments are UNESCO World Heritage Sites, not just because of their majestic architecture or their antiquity, but also because of their contribution to modern civilization, society, art and sciences.

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Stella Arhontoulis anime artist

Meet Stella Arhontoulis: 14 year old internationally acclaimed anime artist

At just 14 years old, Stella Arhontoulis currently works as lead animator on YouTube series ‘Interstellar Ranger Commence’ due for release early next year. The incredibly talented school girl has already received international recognition as an award-winning manga artist, illustrator and animator, winning first place in an Australian and Japan wide anime competition two years consecutively.

Christos Delantonis
Christos Delantonis: The Greek car designer responsible for McLaren’s supercars

From Thessaloniki, Greece, Christos Delantonis is a name synonymous with success and luxurious design in the global automotive industry.
As Vehicle Line Manager, Christos has been responsible for the lavish, ergonomic and aerodynamic designs of the McLaren Automotive supercars.

Stella Arhontoulis anime artist
Meet Stella Arhontoulis: 14 year old internationally acclaimed anime artist

At just 14 years old, Stella Arhontoulis currently works as lead animator on YouTube series ‘Interstellar Ranger Commence’ due for release early next year. The incredibly talented school girl has already received international recognition as an award-winning manga artist, illustrator and animator, winning first place in an Australian and Japan wide anime competition two years consecutively.

Greek Revolution
The Greek Revolution Through American Eyes

Hellenic College Holy Cross and Stockton University Commemorate the 200th Anniversary of the Greek Revolution: The Greek Revolution (1821-29) Through American Eyes

desserts
Athens desserts go viral on Instagram and TikTok

Dessert lovers who have indulged in the creations of the Greek confectioners, have been sharing photos of their desserts, starting a new trend, which has quickly become viral not just in Greece, but also internationally.

bougiourdi feta pasta tiktok
Global Feta Shortage: Thank Tiktok

Last month, TikTok users celebrated International ‘Uunifetapasta Day’, cooking for their families and boosting feta cheese sales all around the world.

The race for equality

The race for equality

The race for equality. “I didn’t want to prove anything. I just wanted to run,” she says.

Kastellorizo
Kastellorizian Jewellery: A Dispersed Archive of a Past Culture

Inspired by the recognition that Kastellorizio’s once thriving culture was being lost and scattered, Nick Bogiatzis’ latest book ‘Kastellorizian Jewellery. A Dispersed Archive of a Past Culture’ provides an absorbing and informative insight into the island’s jewellery.

Stella Arhontoulis anime artist

Meet Stella Arhontoulis: 14 year old internationally acclaimed anime artist

At just 14 years old, Stella Arhontoulis currently works as lead animator on YouTube series ‘Interstellar Ranger Commence’ due for release early next year. The incredibly talented school girl has already received international recognition as an award-winning manga artist, illustrator and animator, winning first place in an Australian and Japan wide anime competition two years consecutively.

Patmos
Dream home lists for $3.9M on Patmos, the Holy Island of Revelation

Recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage site, the Aegean Sea’s ‘holy island’ Patmos is one of the most peaceful and majestic destinations in Greece, where Saint John the Theologian wrote both his Gospel and the Apocalypse around 95AD.

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