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The Greek Musician Who Played Bouzouki During Brain Surgery

A Greek man was playing bouzouki in the operating room while the doctors were performing brain surgery on him

Thessaloniki Among Best World Destinations to Visit in 2023

Thessaloniki, Greece's second-largest city, is among the best destinations to visit in 2023, CNN travel experts recently said. There’s been no shortage of reasons to visit Greece’s second city in recent times, with a UNESCO-endorsed local food scene that recently...

History Of Winemaking In Greece Added To European Cultural Routes

The history of winemaking in Greece will be included in the Council of Europe's Cultural Route known as Iter Vitis –  Les Chemins de la vigne.

Halkidiki: Greece’s Peninsula Boasts Stunning Beaches

Halkidiki is an often overlooked peninsula in Northern Greece perfect for international tourists looking for a nature filled getaway.

Bougatsa Ice Cream Adds to Thessaloniki’s Culinary Appeal

Bougatsa is a favorite treat across Greece, usually eaten at breakfast, but one dessert shop in Thessaloniki has added a new twist to this dish - making a bougatsa-flavored ice cream! Stelios Rimbas, the creator of the bougatsa ice cream,...

Stormy Weather Leaves Two Dead, Floods Streets In Greece

Stormy weather affecting Greece caused severe floods in Thessaloniki and left two dead, on Lefkada and Mount Olympus.

Greek High School Students Win Eurostat Competition

Three Greek students from a high school in Thessaloniki triumphed in the European Statistic Competition held by Eurostat. The team comprised students from the Hasiotis High School of the American Agricultural School and was the first Greek team to win...

Greece Seizes Large Shipment of Cocaine as Global Production Spikes

Authorities in Greece seized another major shipment of cocaine on Friday as global production, according to reports, has reached record levels. According to a police announcement the cocaine was hidden in a container bringing bananas from Latin America to the...

The Prehistoric ‘Human Skull’ Cave of Greece

The Petralona Cave and museum in Halkidiki, northern Greece, will reopen to the public by June 2023, following restoration works

Greek Basketball Legend Nikos Galis Presented with Honorary Doctorate

Legendary Greek basketball player Nikos Galis was presented with an honorary doctorate in sports by the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki on Tuesday. He was honored both for his contributions to sports and culture and for his invaluable contributions to society...