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Greece launches tender for 5G networks
Greece launches tender for 5G networks

According to an announcement by the National Commission for Telecommunications and Post, Greece on Thursday launched a tender to award frequencies to operate 5G networks in the country. The auction concerns the…

Kafedaki with Krystalán Chryssomallis 10
Kafedaki with Krystalán Chryssomallis

Gracious, genuine, grateful, talented, gorgeous. It’s not hard to attribute an endless list of wonderful qualities about Greek American Krystalán Chryssomallis. Few of us get to see half the destinations she has…

Xronia Polla Nia Vardalos, who turns 58 today
Xronia Polla Nia Vardalos, who turns 58 today

l Xronia Polla to Nia Vardalos who turns 58 years old today! The actress was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on September 24, 1962. She is the daughter of Greek Canadian parents Doreen…

Greek Orthodox

What is the significance of the Cross for Orthodox Christians?

During Sunday’s Orthodox Cafe, held weekly at the Greek Orthodox Parish of St. Stylianos in Gymea, Dr Philip Kariatlis opened an inspiring discussion about what the Holy Cross means for Orthodox Christians.

Greek Orthodox

What is the significance of the Cross for Orthodox Christians?

During Sunday’s Orthodox Cafe, held weekly at the Greek Orthodox Parish of St. Stylianos in Gymea, Dr Philip Kariatlis opened an inspiring discussion about what the Holy Cross means for Orthodox Christians.

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Filotimo. Is it the key to surviving the age of loneliness?

For Greeks, filotimo is something that has been passed through generations, it’s inherited in our DNA. Could this age-old noun encapsulating the highest of Greek virtues be the key to ending this ‘age of loneliness’?

Mary Politis Mary's Kouzina Greek food
Mary’s Kouzina – Preserving Traditional Greek Cooking

Mary Politis is the woman behind the popular food blog Mary’s Kouzina. Uploading recipes daily, Mary teaches people how to make traditional Greek style food inspired by her mother and grandmother and taking us back to flavours from yiayias kitchen or our favourite Greek island.

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Mary Politis Mary's Kouzina Greek food
Mary’s Kouzina – Preserving Traditional Greek Cooking

Mary Politis is the woman behind the popular food blog Mary’s Kouzina. Uploading recipes daily, Mary teaches people how to make traditional Greek style food inspired by her mother and grandmother and taking us back to flavours from yiayias kitchen or our favourite Greek island.

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Add a sprinkle of mastic to your everyday life

The magical ‘tears’ of the Greek island of Chios are known for their many health benefits. Here’s how to incorporate this powerful natural ingredient into your everyday life.

Nick Bogiatzis Kastellorizian Jewellery

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.

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