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Greek Islanders Climb the ‘Zig-Zag Path’ on Aug. 15 Feast Day

Folegandros is a small, quiet Greek island that remains virtually unknown to tourists. However, for Greeks, this island is steeped in the legend of the...

Tensions Between Greece and Turkey Escalate, Turkish FM Blames Greece

On Tuesday, tensions between Greece and Turkey continued to rise and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu put the blame for this on Greece. “In their...

Two Greek Soldiers Released from Turkish Custody

According to reports from the Turkish state-run news agency Anadolu, the two Greek soldiers who accidentally crossed into Turkey and were arrested on charges...

Athens Empties as Greeks Leave for Summer Vacation

With the approach of the Aug. 15 holiday, the Dormition of the Virgin Mary, the last wave of Athenians left the capital city for...

New Museum Inaugurated by US Ambassador Pyatt in Lia, Ipiros

A new museum at the border village of Lia near Albania -- which includes paintings by Greek painters Theophilos and Dimitris Sorogas -- was inaugurated...

Elliniko Casino Moves Closer to Becoming Reality with Start of Consultation Process for Casino...

The consultation process has started for the approval of a casino license for the massive Elliniko casino project, according to The Hellenic Gaming Commission...

Avoid the Crowds on These Tranquil Greek Islands (photos)

How would you like to visit a beautiful Greek island inhabited by as few as five to as many as around 200 people? In...

10 Most Important Archaeological Finds in Greece of the Last Decade

Greece has a countless amount of ruins to visit and learn about. However, there are some discoveries that have occurred in the last decade...

Greek Triumph: Gold for Stefanidi, Kyriakopoulou Wins Silver (video)

Greece's athletes set new records at the Women’s Pole Vault final at the European Athletics Championship which took place in Berlin on Thursday. This was...

Tsipras Establishing a National Emergency Response Service Following Attica Fires

  Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras  announced on Thursday that a National Emergency Response Service is to be established to replace the General Secretariat for Civil...