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Paleokastritsa Monastery in Corfu

Visit this working monastery to marvel at a masterpiece of monastic architecture and experience the traditional life of Greek monks. Experience the peaceful and picturesque environment of Paleokastritsa Monastery. Observe the daily…

Ancient Olympia Ilia at the Epicentre

Ancient Olympia at the Epicentre

The Archaeological Site of Olympia, in the historic and culturally rich region of Ilia, Greece, was a fitting venue for an event held this week by the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, designed to kickstart a government initiative to strengthen synergies between culture and tourism.

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Panagia Pantanassa in Monastiraki

At one of the busiest spots of Athens, at Monastiraki square is one of the oldest but lesser-known churches in the city, dedicated to Panagia Pantanassa. The church is referred to as a Big…

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Alonissos Marine Park: The Largest Reserve of its Kind in the World

With a new underwater museum where visitors can explore the remains of a 2500-year-old shipwreck, the Alonissos Marine Park is the largest reserve of its kind in the world, a place of unspoilt natural beauty that is home to a fascinating variety of flora, fauna and marine life including the critically endangered Mediterranean monk seal.

The Holy Monastery of Panagia Ekatontapiliani in Paros

The Holy Monastery of Panagia Ekatontapiliani in Paros

In Paros’ capital of Parikia, there is the holy church of Panagia Ekatontapiliani, also referred to as the “Church of 100 doors”. Built in the 4th-century AD, it is one of the…

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Robert De Niro hotel opens in Santorini

The first Nobu Hotels opened in Greece, in Imerovigli (Santorini). The hotel has 25 apartments, five villas and five suites, and the first Nobu restaurant in Greece, overlooking the famous sunset. The…

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Guardian readers choose Milos as their favourite island

Another distinction, after the one achieved in Travel+Leisure, was won by Milos, who won a readers’ vote in Britain’s The Guardian newspaper. The value of such distinctions is inestimable considering that millions…

Swimming Prohibited in Attica

Swimming Prohibited in Attica

Swimming has been prohibited in at least one dozen locations in Attica that have been deemed to be unfit for bathing by the Greek Health Ministry.

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Touring Greece, one myth at a time

From educational visits to archeological sites, museums through to breathtaking beach escapades and gastronomical journeys, here’s what you need to look for when searching for the ideal Greek tour package.

Paros sits in the heart of the Aegean sea and belongs to the Cyclades. It is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Greece.

Picture-perfect villages of Paros island

When you think of Paros, you probably conjure up images of its beaches, the nightlife, the picturesque little port of Naoussa or Punda. But you should know that this stunning Cycladic isle…

A Walk Through Nammos Village Mykonos - A World of Style

A Walk Through Nammos Village Mykonos – A World of Style

Described as a bold and eye-arresting chapter of iconic summer style, written summer after summer with the most prestigious designer fashion for men and women, let’s take a look at some of what Nammos Village has in store this Summer 2022.

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Billionaire Comes to Mykonos

The wait is over. Billionaire opens in Mykonos today. Promising to showcase the most spectacular entertainment Mykonos has ever seen, Billionaire is a nocturnal adventure conceived by F1 playboy Flavio Briatore offering a luxury dining concept paired with nightlife, complete with special shows and extravagant entertainment.

Discover the Best Hotel in Greece, Second Best Hotel in the World - Travel + Leisure's World's Best Awards Santorini Grace Hotel

Discover the Best Hotel in Greece, Second Best Hotel in the World – Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards 2022

Perched high above the Aegean Sea in this magical place, privy to the island’s most emblematic views, is it any wonder that the picturesque sanctuary that is the Grace Hotel, Auberge Resorts Collection in Santorini, has come out on top of a poll of travel magazine readers as the Best Hotel in Greece and ranked as the second Best Hotel in the World?

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Touring Greece, one myth at a time

From educational visits to archeological sites, museums through to breathtaking beach escapades and gastronomical journeys, here’s what you need to look for when searching for the ideal Greek tour package.