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Giannis Antetokounmpo Lands ‘Greek Freak’ Trademark

The "Greek Freak" nickname may soon be coming to a backpack, hoodie or other gear linked to Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo. The U.S. Patent...

Erdogan: Turkey Supports FYROM on Name Dispute

  Turkey's leader, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has backed Skopje over the name dispute with Greece, telling its visiting president Ankara's position on backing FYROM remains...

Exhibition Explores the Roman Emperor Who Loved Greek Culture

Greece and Italy are coming together to highlight the life of the Roman emperor Hadrian whose love for Athens and Greek culture left a...

Thessaloniki Metro Dig Reveals More Ancient Greek Finds

New archaeological finds unearthed from the excavations for the Thessaloniki Metro include a headless statue of Aphrodite and floor mosaics from the 4th century...

Lafcadio Hearn: The Writer who Merged Greek and Japanese Cultures

Lafcadio Hearn, a unique figure in international literature, began his life in Greece and spent the rest of his career becoming a citizen of...

‘Sympossio’ Greek Gourmet Touring to Visit 15 European Countries

The Aldemar Resorts 'Sympossio' Greek Gourmet Touring- which promotes Greece's gastronomy and culinary heritage throughout the world - will tour 37 cities in 15...

Tourists from Turkey, Balkans Flood Thessaloniki for Carnival Weekend

Turkish and Balkan tourists flooded Thessaloniki for the last Carnival weekend, while at the same time trips to Turkey from Greeks resumed reluctantly. A slight...

Turkey Renews Claim to Cypriot Waters for Military Exercises

High-level talks between Greece and Cyprus took place on Tuesday as Turkey renewed its claim to a section of Cypriot waters for military exercises,...

Delphi to Host International Olive Oil Competition

A world leader in extra virgin olive oil production, as well as the world’s third largest olive oil producer, Greece is also a leader in...

Greek Man Speaks 32 Languages

Yiannis Economou is not an average polyglot who speaks four or five major languages; he speaks 32 -- 16 of them fluently -- and...