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Match schedule announced for 2021 ATP Cup
Match schedule announced for 2021 ATP Cup

The schedule for the 2021 ATP Cup has been released. Twelve countries including Greece will battle for the trophy on February 2-6 at Melbourne Park. The tournament dates have been pushed back…

Florida offers to replace Tokyo as 2021 Olympics host
Florida offers to replace Tokyo as 2021 Olympics host

Florida is offering to host the 2021 Olympics amid speculation that Tokyo may back out due to the coronavirus pandemic. Florida Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis sent a letter to International Olympic Committee head Thomas…

Gypsy Rose
Gypsy Rose Bazaar

Housing Greek brands such as Saint George, Neraida Crystals, Mallama Icons and House of Emmanuele, Gypsy Rose Bazaar boutique is like a little community where Greeks come together and support each other showcasing all their amazing talents.

THESSY WEDDING SABO
Greek wedding customs and traditions

There is a myriad of varying Greek wedding traditions depending on the area of Greece. From Epirus’s love of klarina (clarinets) and dancing the tsamiko, to guns firing, here is a look at some of the wonderful traditions that we love about Greek weddings.

prawns and fava
Yiannis Kasidokostas Prawns and Authentic Greek Fava Recipe

Enjoy this Prawn and Greek Fava recipe brought to you by Michelin star chef Yiannis Kasidokostas. Enjoy more of his delicious authentic Greek recipes at SOWL Restaurant in Carnegie, Melbourne.

Tavern of Psarras
The Tavern of Psarras: The oldest restaurant in Greece, operating since 1898

The oldest restaurant in Greece is located in Plaka, Athens, and it is called “The Old Tavern of Psarras” (Η Παλιά Ταβέρνα του Ψαρά), which translates to “The Old Tavern of the Fisherman” remains one of the country’s most beloved restaurants over 100 years after it first opened its doors.

Tavern of Psarras
The Tavern of Psarras: The oldest restaurant in Greece, operating since 1898

The oldest restaurant in Greece is located in Plaka, Athens, and it is called “The Old Tavern of Psarras” (Η Παλιά Ταβέρνα του Ψαρά), which translates to “The Old Tavern of the Fisherman” remains one of the country’s most beloved restaurants over 100 years after it first opened its doors.

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.

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.

Steve Tsoukalas’ enduring love for the iconic Sydney Opera House
Steve Tsoukalas’ enduring love for the iconic Sydney Opera House

When Steve (Skevos) Tsoukalas arrived in Sydney in 1964 at the young age of 19, he was filled with awe when he first saw the Opera House. Little did he know that his incredible connection with the Opera House would still be enduring over 50 years later.

House in Corinth inspired by the Pythagorean Theorem
House in Corinth inspired by the Pythagorean Theorem

A house so unique and beautiful is hard to square.
Among 600 olive trees, is this dream, minimalistic house inspired by the Pythagorean theorem and created by architect Tilemachos Andrianopoulos.

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