Lesvos’ Top 5 Beaches

The island of Lesvos -- Greece's third-largest -- remains a strong draw for international tourists, with pre-booking data from Germany, Russia and Denmark suggesting...

Thousands Watch Spectacular Display of Epirus Culture in Athens (video)

Thousands of people turned up on Sunday at an indoor arena in Piraeus, south of Athens, to watch a spectacular display of Epirus culture. The...

Rare Photos Emerge of First Excavations at Sacred Delos Island

Rare photographs of the excavations at the Greek island of Delos from the 19th Century have come to light in a book by French...

American Hellenic Council Delivers Earthquake Relief to Lesvos

The American Hellenic Council, a Los Angeles-based Greek-American advocacy organization, announced on Friday the successful delivery of $15,000 in earthquake relief to the village...

National Hellenic Museum to Present Fascinating Ancient Greek Coins

A new exhibition at the National Hellenic Museum which will open March 4, will feature the story of coins from early use in ancient...

Moments of Macedonia Rally in Melbourne: A Photo Essay

Greeks from all over Australia gathered in front of the Greek Consulate in Melbourne on Sunday to demand that the Greek government does not...

‘Macedonia is Greece’: Thousands of Greek Australians Rally in Melbourne (photos,video)

Thousands of Greek Australians rallied against FYROM receiving a compound name containing the term 'Macedonia' on Sunday in Melbourne. The rally held outside the Greek...

Jim Gianopulos Will Bring ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ to Big Screen at...

Paramount just signed a deal with SEGA to bring their iconic "Sonic the Hedgehog" franchise to the big screen. Jim Gianopulos, who was hired as...

Greek-Born Model Georgia Penna is Expecting Her Third Child

Greek-born and Irish-raised model Georgia Penna has revealed she is now expecting her third child. Penna made the news a bit of a surprise to...

February 9 is International Greek Language Day

The Embassy of Canada to the Hellenic Republic posted on their Facebook page that February 9 is International Greek Language Day. "Greek holds an important...

Albania’s Chams Demand Apology from Greece (photos)

A few thousand Albanian Chams rallied on Saturday outside the Greek Embassy in Tirana demanding that Athens issues an apology for what they called...

German TV Mocks Greek Eurovision Selection (video)

Presenters of the Eurovision Song Contest show on German TV mocked the lack of competition in Greece in selecting its entry for the final...

Christian Leaders Shut Jerusalem’s Iconic Church to Protest Taxes

The leaders of the major Christian sects in Jerusalem closed the Church of the Holy Sepulchre for several hours on Sunday to protest an...

Israeli Scientists Uncover Ancient Greek Inscription

Scientists in Israel have unearthed a rare Greek-language mosaic dating from the 2nd-3rd century. Researchers from the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) were digging at Caesarea...