Tag: Paris

Mikis Theodorakis

Xronia Polla to Mikis Theodorakis who turns 95 today

Mikis Theodorakis was born on July 29 in 1925, on the Greek island of Chios. The famous Greek songwriter and composer has written over 1000 songs and is viewed as Greece’s best-known living…

Air France launches direct flight from Paris to Thessaloniki 1

Air France launches direct flight from Paris to Thessaloniki

Passengers are now be able to fly directly from Paris to Thessaloniki, with Air France. The route which is apart of the airline’s 2020 summer program, will operate until August 30. The direct route connecting…

Athens hotel prices fall 24% in June compared to last year

Athens hotel prices fall 24% in June compared to last year

Hotels will face years of losses as the industry struggles to recover after the coronavirus pandemic. According to data from travel website Trivago, hotel prices in Athens fell by 24% in June, compared…

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Air France to gradually resume flights to Athens from Paris

Air France will resume its flights from Paris to Athens this month, aiming to gradually restore and strengthen the connection between Greece and France. According to the announcement, the flight from Paris Charles…

Tonia Sotiropoulou

Meet Tonia Sotiropoulou, the first Greek Bond girl

Tonia Sotiropoulou is a Greek model and actress, notable for her role as James Bond’s lover in the film Skyfall (2012). She also played a vixen in Hercules (2014), and featured in…

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French Safran Group open to new aircraft engine unit in Greece

French industrial giant Safran Group, is reportedly examining the installation of a unit to repair, maintain and rebuild airplane and helicopter engines in Greece. Government sources say discussions are at an advanced stage, though…

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Greek PM calls on citizens to report domestic violence

Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in a social media comment on Tuesday, urged victims of domestic violence to call help line, SOS 15900 and report any incidents to authorities. “Staying home doesn’t…

Greece to sign defence deal with France 9

Greece to sign defence deal with France

Greece will sign a wide-ranging defence deal with France in coming months, the two countries’ defence ministers said on Monday, months after a similar agreement was made between Athens and Washington. “We…

GREEK CAFE IN PARIS

Parisians can’t get enough of Greek food and flavours

Enjoying the tastes of Greece in Paris has never been easier, with four great restaurants serving authentic Aegean dishes and the first and only traditional Kafeneio offering tasty mezedes and good coffee,…

FILAKIA PARIS

Where to find the best souvlaki in Paris

Maybe you are under the impression that Paris is full of Greek souvlaki joints because of the Latin Quarter and several Greek restaurants, but trust me, it’s not so easy to find…