The Greek-American Couple Who Made US History

Nick and Mary Mathews, natives of Greece who emigrated to the United States and prospered, are symbols of the bond between Greece and the...

The Ancient Roots of Greek Souvlaki, the First Fast Food

The word "souvlaki" is synonymous with Greek food, whether the term refers to pieces of grilled meat on a small wooden skewer or the...

How Was Cancer Treated in Ancient Greece?

Even though the first case of cancer was recorded in Egypt in 1600 BC, it was Hippocrates (410-360 BC), the father of medicine, who...

Over 400+ Archaeological Sites Discovered in Northern Greece During Construction of Trans Adriatic Pipeline

More new archaeological sites have been uncovered in Central Macedonia as the construction phase of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) continues to traverse through...

Top 5 Greek Investment Ideas for Santorini Holiday Businesses

The economic crisis that hit Greece in 2008 destroyed many businesses, big and small, leading hundreds of thousands of Greeks to bankruptcy and unemployment....

Battle of the Grandmas: Greek Yiayia vs Italian Nonna

Italians and Greeks have a lot of cultural norms in common with some twists and if you happen to be a mixture of Greek...

‘Oldest’ Record of Homer’s Greek Odyssey Unearthed at Olympia

A clay tablet with an engraved inscription is the "oldest extant" record of Homer's Odyssey, experts are saying. It was discovered after three years of...

Top Resorts For Family Vacations in Greece

When planning your family holiday in Greece, it is important to select the appropriate resort to ensure you have an unforgettable experience. Whether you...

Why Do Hollywood Stars Flock to Antiparos Every Summer?

Antiparos is not the most glamorous of the Cyclades group of Greek islands, falling way behind not only giants like Mykonos and Santorini, but...

How Ancient Greece Inspired American Independence

Greek Americans have one more reason to be proud on the Fourth of July each year because they don't only celebrate America's Independence Day,...