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Panathinaikos will remain in the EuroLeague

Panathinaikos will remain in the EuroLeague

Despite Panathinaikos having declared its desire to leave the competition, it has been confirmed that the club will remain in the EuroLeague for the 2020/2021 season. Earlier in the month, Panathinaikos owner…

Crete - Sense the authentic

Crete – Sense the authentic (VIDEO)

Crete is one of Greece’s most famous islands and is not just a popular destination in the summer, but all year round. What makes Crete unique? It is more than the beauty,…

No international travel till 2021

No international travel till 2021

Forget new pictures from your international holiday, this year we’re filling social media with pictures of previous trips and memories. Australian Trade Minister Simon Birmingham told the National Press Club it is “more…

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Plazz- Shows real time beach occupancy levels

Award-winning online beach booking platform Plazz, has updated its services in the drive to safeguard public health by helping avert overcrowding at organised beach facilities, as reported by Tech Press. Plazz connects users…

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Australia extends international travel ban

Australians will have to wait even longer before they can travel overseas, as the travel ban has been extended to mid-September, as reported by the Daily Mail. Due to the pandemic, on March…

Harry Theoharis

Greek Tourism Minister: We are opening with absolute safety

“This weekend we are restarting the Greek summer, Greek tourism. We are once again putting the country’s most important production machine ahead. We put an end to the anxiety of the 700 thousand employees…

Panathinaikos

Panathinaikos officially announce intention to leave EuroLeague

Panathinaikos have confirmed their intention to leave the EuroLeague by submitting an official letter to the relevant organisation. A copy of the letter was published on Panathinaikos’ website: “Dear Mr. Bertomeu, “As…

Giannakopoulos, the owner of the Panathinaikos

Greece’s most successful basketball club is for sale

Dimitris Giannakopoulos, the owner of the Panathinaikos Athletics Club and Basketball Club, has said that “Panathinaikos [Basketball Club] is for sale for 25 million euros.” Giannakopoulos stated “Good evening, I would like…

Monday of the Holy Spirit - National Holiday in Greece 9

Monday of the Holy Spirit – National Holiday in Greece

Today is Monday of the Holy Spirit, Agios Pnevmatos, and a national holiday in Greece, which is the day following Pentecost, fifty days after Greek Orthodox Easter. In Greek Orthodox churches it…

Pentecost

The Feast of Holy Pentecost

The Feast of Holy Pentecost is celebrated each year on the fiftieth day after the Great and Holy Feast of Pascha (Easter) and ten days after the Feast of the Ascension of…

St Spyridon Parish - Sydney

LIVE STREAMING: Sunday 7th June 2020 Church Service

GCT is live streaming Pentecost Sunday Matins, Divine Liturgy & Kneeling Service – 7th June 2020, bringing the church into everyones home. You can watch it here: Greek City Times Facebook Greek…

American Airlines

American Airlines to resume flights to Athens in August

American Airlines has announced it will resume flights to the Greek capital on August 5. In the official statement, American Airlines note that international travel continues to be “diminished” and its schedule…

Aegean Airlines

Aegean Airlines updates Summer 2020 flight network

Greece’s largest carrier Aegean Airlines on Thursday announced further adjustments in its network for June, July and August 2020. The update follows the latest announcement from both the Ministry of Foreign Affairs…

Skyscanner's dream destinations

Greece features on Skyscanner’s dream destinations

A survey carried out by airfare comparison website ‘Skyscanner’, has revealed that Greece is not only a top pick among its users, but a dream location. “The Greek islands are like an…