Vacationer in Greece Accidentally Finds Ancient Amphora

A man vacationing in Crete discovered accidentally in the water an ancient amphora that is estimated to date from the Byzantine period. According to Neakriti.gr news website, the tourist was sunbathing in the Arina Beach...

Анкара призывает Афины начать отношения с чистого листа

Министр иностранных блюд Турции Мевлют Чавушоглу призвал правительство Греции открыть новую страницу в двусторонних отношениях. Об этом он заявил в интервью Ta Nea, передает Ekathimerini. "Ситуация вокруг наших отношений (между Турцией и Грецией – ред.)...

Is This the Best Beach in Greece? (video)

Take a look at this majestic beach in the Greek islet of Chryssi or Gaidouronisi (donkey island). Chryssi, protected as an "area of intense natural beauty", is an uninhabited Greek island approximately 15 kilometers (9 miles)...

Sailors Strike Halts Greek Ferries

Greek ferries will stay in ports through Monday, bringing inter-island routes to a halt after the influential federation of Greek Seamen (the PNO union) called for a 24-hour strike over demands for a pay...

Greece U19 Water Polo Team Crowned European Champions

The Greek U-19 men’s water polo team has won the gold medal in the 2018 European Championships in Belarus after defeating Montenegro 14-12 in Sunday night’s final in Minsk. Greek water polo achieved a rare...

Greek Women Conquer Highest Summit of Oceania

Two Greek women managed to climb the highest summit of Oceania as part of the Seven Summits Challenge. Vanessa Archontidou and Christina Flambouri managed to climb Oceania's highest mountain, the 4,888-meter-high Cartensz Pyramid, in Papua, Indonesia. The...

Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson Buy Second Summer Home in Greece

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson bought a second summer home in Greece, and specifically on Patmos island, according to Greek magazine Loipon. It is known that Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson love Greece and in...

Ecumenical Patriarchate to Allow Second Marriage for Greek Orthodox Priests

The Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate has decided to allow a second marriage for Greek Orthodox priests in the event that they are widowed or abandoned by their wife, religious news website Romfea.gr...

Against the Greek Ruins Exhibition Opens in Melbourne

The Hellenic Museum in Melbourne opened on Thursday an exhibition paying tribute to photographer Nelly, one of Greece's most famous and controversial artists. "Against the ruins, Photographs by Nelly's", is a collection from the Benaki...

На стации метро “Курская” убит полицейский

На станции "Курская" Кольцевой линии Московского метрополитена неизвестный злоумышленник застрелил находившегося на службе сотрудника полиции. По данным источника в правоохранительных органах, полицейский повел задержанного правонарушителя в туалет. Вскоре после этого уборщик услышал хлопок и нашел...