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Symi: The jewel of the Dodecanese

Symi may be a small island, but lately it has become a top Greek destination. The pastel coloured houses, its wild beauty and its special architecture are just some of the reasons…

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A lonely Santorini

An unprecedented calm descends on the island of Santorini, as the coronavirus pandemic has either caused fear of ‘going outside’ and travelling or visitors are unable to travel due to restrictions in…

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Daily Mail features Syros, the ‘Italian Masterpiece’

Syros, the capital of the Cyclades, which is now becoming more and more popular, was featured by Daily Mail as an “Italian masterpiece.” Titled, “A little Italy… in Greece”, the article notes…

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Kos sends message to the “heroes with masks” (VIDEO)

The Greek island of Kos, the birthplace of Hippocrates, the Father of Medicine, has dedicated a short video to Greece’s frontline healthcare workers. “Doctors, medical staff, students and healthcare professionals, even retired…

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The Telegraph: Greek Islands to visit after lockdown

The Telegraph, a British daily newspaper, recently highlighted 14 of Greece’s least populated islands as ideal travel destinations, after the coronavirus lockdown is lifted. The list includes the islands of Kimolos, Tilos,…

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ANZAC Day message from His Eminence Archbishop Makarios

His Eminence Archbishop Makarios, Primate of the Greek Orthodox Church of Australia, has released a message for ANZAC Day 2020, which you can read here- Today we respectfully honour the thousands of…

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ANZAC Day, Lest We Forget (PHOTOS)

For more than a century, Anzac Day has been an important commemoration for Australia, a day to honour the courage and self-sacrifice of those who served in all wars, conflicts and peacekeeping…

Lemnos- The Anzac Heritage

Lemnos- The Anzac Heritage

One hundred and five years ago, Australian soldiers were assembled on a small Greek island of Lemnos along with other allied troops gathered to embark on the Gallipoli campaign. For many Australian…

Commemorating ANZAC Day, 25 April

Commemorating ANZAC Day, 25 April

Anzac Day, 25 April, is one of Australia’s most important national occasions. It marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by Australian and New Zealand forces during the First…