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  • Greek NEWS

Stefanos Tsitsipas’ heartfelt message at his grandmother’s funeral

The funeral of Stefanos Tsitsipas' grandmother, Stavroula, took place on Tuesday at the Church of Agios Athanasios in Karditsa Stefanos… Read More

June 16, 2021
  • DESIGN
  • Celebrity
  • DESIGN

A look inside Maximos Mansion in Athens

Ever wandered what Maximos Mansion (Μέγαρο Μαξίμου) looks like inside? Greece's first lady Mareva Grabowski-Mitsotakis invited Architectural Digest inside for… Read More

June 16, 2021
  • Greek Culture
  • Greek Lifestyle
  • Greek NEWS

Dutchman brings Santorini to his yard

Since dutchman Fer Geerts couldn't travel to Santorini due to the coronavirus pandemic, he brought the most popular Greek island… Read More

June 16, 2021
  • TRAVEL NEWS

Gulf Air to launch Athens-Larnaca flights

The flag carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Gulf Air, has announced the launch of direct flights between Athens and… Read More

June 16, 2021
  • ARTS
  • MUSIC

On this day in 1925, Greek composer and theorist Manos Hatzidakis was born

Manos Hatzidakis is known as one of Greece’s absolute legends in the music industry. He was a Greek composer and… Read More

June 15, 2021
  • ARTS
  • CYPRUS
  • Greek NEWS
  • VISUAL ARTS

Fikos draws inspiration from mythology to depict the covid-19 pandemic

As the world grapples with the pandemic, some graffiti and mural artists have been busy painting some pretty incredible coronavirus-inspired… Read More

June 15, 2021
  • ENTERTAINMENT

Kate Hudson and her family holiday in Greece

Kate Hudson together with her beau Danny Fujikawa, her mom Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell, were spotted relaxing on a… Read More

June 15, 2021
  • ARTS
  • ENTERTAINMENT
  • Greek Culture
  • Greek Lifestyle
  • Greek NEWS
  • MUSIC
  • Pop Culture

Basis Takes a Bow After Enthralling Performance with Newtown High School of the Performing Arts

Dimitris Basis has brought Greek music to non-Greek students in an intimate, classy, refined, polished and professional performance. Read More

June 13, 2021
  • Greek Lifestyle
  • FOOD

The unknown Greek “superfood”, corinthian raisins

Corinthian raisins are tiny, black dried fruits, packed full of flavour and nutrition - an unknown Greek 'superfood.' Also called… Read More

June 11, 2021
  • Greece Travel
  • TRAVEL NEWS

The magical beach with orange sand in Kefalonia

Myrtos may be the most famous beach in Kefalonia, however there is another beach, unknown, which also impresses and surprises.… Read More

June 11, 2021
  • Greece Travel
  • TRAVEL NEWS

Blue Air operates 17 weekly flights to 5 Greek destinations

Blue Air is now operating 17 weekly flights from Bucharest to Athens, Heraklion, Mykonos, Rhodes and Zakynthos. “Blue Air is… Read More

June 11, 2021
  • HISTORY
  • Greek Culture

On this day in 323 BC: The Death of Alexander the Great

On June 10, 323 BC in the late evening, after battling an unknown illness for nearly two weeks, Alexander the… Read More

June 10, 2021
  • TRAVEL NEWS
  • Greek NEWS

Thessaloniki becomes Greece’s first city to implement the ColorADD code system

Thessaloniki is implementing the ColorADD code system to enable those whose ability to see colour or differences in colour is… Read More

June 10, 2021
  • ENTERTAINMENT
  • FILM

Yorgos Lanthimos assembles epic cast for new film ‘Poor Things’

Greece's leading film director Yorgos Lanthimos is preparing for his next feature film 'Poor Things', starring Emma Stone. The film… Read More

June 10, 2021
  • TRAVEL NEWS
  • Greek NEWS

Emirates resumes daily Athens – New York connection

Emirates have resumed flights from Dubai to New York via Athens. The 'restart' was marked by a symbolic meeting at… Read More

June 10, 2021
  • Greek NEWS

Students in Evia create an eco-friendly dog house

Nine students from Eretria, Evia, recently built a unique and eco-friendly dog house. 'Fluffy Shelter' was nailed together using recycled/… Read More

June 9, 2021
  • Greek NEWS

Greek businessman lands helicopter on beach in Mykonos

It was like a scene from Mission Impossible. A helicopter landed on a cosmopolitan beach in Mykonos last weekend. Beachgoers… Read More

June 9, 2021
  • CYPRUS

Cyprus issues temporary Covid-19 vaccination certificate for travel

Cyprus has begun issuing temporary COVID-19 vaccination certificates to individuals planning on traveling abroad this month. According to the Health… Read More

June 9, 2021
  • PEOPLE

Babis Bizas, the “most travelled man on Earth”

Babis Bizas, a 66-year-old who was born Charalampos Bizas on the 16th of September 1954 in Epirus, Greece, is a… Read More

June 9, 2021
  • Greek Lifestyle

99 awards won by Greek producers at World Olive Oil Competition

Greek producers and exporters raised the bar again at the NYIOOC World Olive Oil Competition, winning 99 awards, a record… Read More

June 8, 2021