Tag: Agios Andreas

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Greek Government to give up to 1,000 euros to 200,000 households

During the recent New Democracy party congress, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis announced his government will distribute a social dividend of 500-1,000 euros to 200,000 households. According to the PM the funding support…

Tis’ the season for traditional Loukoumades 1

Tis’ the season for traditional Loukoumades

According to Greek tradition, Loukoumades are made over the Christmas period and served on special Feast Days, as during the 40 days of Nativity Lent there are many Saint Days that are…

Agios Andreas of Patras, largest Church in Greece 3

Agios Andreas of Patras, largest Church in Greece

Agios Andreas in Patras is the largest Church in Greece and accommodates around 7,000 worshippers. This very special church has thousands of visitors per year who come to see the exquisite architecture,…

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Feast Day of Apostle Andreas

One of the 12 Apostles, and also Proklitos, because he was the first called Apostle, along with his brother Petros, who followed Jesus Christ. His memory is celebrated by Christianity on November…

Attica fires

Retired Naval officer sues the Greek State over fires

A retired naval officer launched the first lawsuit on Monday against the Greek state over the recent fire tragedy. Retired navy officer Panagiotis Stamatis filed the lawsuit with the chief prosecutor of…