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Athens court denies bail for Golden Dawn party leaders

An Athens court denied bail to Golden Dawn party leaders following long-term convictions and appeals. Six of the seven convicts have now been arrested, while Member of the European Parliament Ioannis Lagos…

"Let the dances last" - Greece 2021
“Let the dances last” – Greece 2021 (VIDEO)

The song “Let the dances last” by Dionysis Savvopoulos was chosen by the “Greece 2021” Committee as the soundtrack for the official video clip of the 200th anniversary of the 1821 Greek Revolution.…

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Toilets are being built inside Hagia Sophia

The General Directorate of Institutions which is under the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism, announced a tender for the construction of toilets inside Hagia Sophia, Ethnos reported. Two years ago Turkish…

First electric bus hits the road in Athens
First electric bus hits the road in Athens

Hop on board the Greek capital’s first electric bus. On Wednesday, the new road vehicle completed a short route inside the centre of Athens, carrying many passengers. Those using this new form…

Maria Sakkari reaches Ostrava quarterfinals
Maria Sakkari reaches Ostrava quarterfinals

Greece’s young tennis star Maria Sakkari is through to her third premiere quarterfinal of the season, after defeating world No.5 Elina Svitolina at the J&T Banka Ostrava Open. Sakkari defeated Svitolina 6-3,…

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Saudi Arabia and Armenia: historical chance

Recent developments in the Middle East and South Caucasus, Turkey’s direct involvement and war against Armenia now and their backing of terrorists already make one posit a question: whither are we heading…

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Greece and India agree to boost military ties

After a productive meeting today in Athens, Greece and India have agreed to increase military relations between the two countries. On Twitter, Greek Defense Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos said: “Meeting with the Ambassador…

Kindergarten teacher transforms school in Evros

Kindergarten teacher transforms school in Evros

A kindergarten teacher in Peplos, a town in Evros, went above and beyond to make the environment she teaches at fun and safe for the children. It was the beginning of September,…

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A day on the rocks: Top 5 breathtaking mountain views in Greece

Although famous worldwide for its seas, more than 80% of Greece is mountainous. We present to you the top five destinations for mountain lovers, who want to climb, hike, or just enjoy breathtaking views in Greece.

Pisti
Handcrafted by Pisti: Greek cultural gift store

Made with love and guided by faith, the beautiful creations of Pisti are meaningful cultural gifts that are custom-made by inspiring 23 year old Greek-Australian artist Georgia Xirocostas.

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Gal Gadot fans slam haters saying: ‘Cleopatra was Greek not black or Arab’

Critics blasted as ‘uneducated for believing that the Egyptian ruler was from an African or Arab descent when she was in fact Macedonian Greek’ in a racial profiling debate following the announcement that Israeli actress Gal Gadot is to play Cleopatra in the upcoming Paramount Pictures movie.

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Pisti
Handcrafted by Pisti: Greek cultural gift store

Made with love and guided by faith, the beautiful creations of Pisti are meaningful cultural gifts that are custom-made by inspiring 23 year old Greek-Australian artist Georgia Xirocostas.

Elizabeth Taylor Cleopatra
Gal Gadot fans slam haters saying: ‘Cleopatra was Greek not black or Arab’

Critics blasted as ‘uneducated for believing that the Egyptian ruler was from an African or Arab descent when she was in fact Macedonian Greek’ in a racial profiling debate following the announcement that Israeli actress Gal Gadot is to play Cleopatra in the upcoming Paramount Pictures movie.

KETO diet
KETO diet: is it just hype or a new way of life?

More than just a diet, KETO has become a new way of life. We delve further into this new dieting trend that is followed religiously by a myriad of celebrities.

Elizabeth Taylor Cleopatra
Gal Gadot fans slam haters saying: ‘Cleopatra was Greek not black or Arab’

Critics blasted as ‘uneducated for believing that the Egyptian ruler was from an African or Arab descent when she was in fact Macedonian Greek’ in a racial profiling debate following the announcement that Israeli actress Gal Gadot is to play Cleopatra in the upcoming Paramount Pictures movie.

mountain views Greece
A day on the rocks: Top 5 breathtaking mountain views in Greece

Although famous worldwide for its seas, more than 80% of Greece is mountainous. We present to you the top five destinations for mountain lovers, who want to climb, hike, or just enjoy breathtaking views in Greece.

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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.

ERMOU STREET
Shop ‘Til You Drop in Athens

Whether you prefer to take a leisurely stroll and window shop, or head to a hub where you can find all your favourite brands and stores in the one spot, Athens has all of your shopping needs covered. Read our guide for shopping in Athens complete with shopping tips.

Pisti

Handcrafted by Pisti: Greek cultural gift store

Made with love and guided by faith, the beautiful creations of Pisti are meaningful cultural gifts that are custom-made by inspiring 23 year old Greek-Australian artist Georgia Xirocostas.

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