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Life Under Lockdown in a Greek Village with a Population of Nine

Although they number just nine individuals, residents of the rural, northeastern Greek town of Pappades are strictly following the country's anti-virus measures. Speaking to the news agency AMNA, Giorgos Michailidis, a resident of Pappades, sent the message that even in...

Three New Cases of Coronavirus Detected at Greece's Vial Migrant Camp

  Greek health authorities are increasing the number of coronavirus tests they perform at the migrant camp Vial on the island of Chios after another three individuals there received positive diagnoses on Wednesday. These three migrants are in addition to the...

Severe Hailstorm Strikes Northern Greece in the Middle of June

An unseasonable hailstorm hit the region of Drama in northern Greece on Tuesday night, causing major disruption to the roadways there. The hailstorm in the city of Drama was particularly severe. Such a dense layer of ice pellets accumulated there...

Adonis Kapsalis Guest Stars in Hit Drama ‘Homeland’

Greek actor Adonis Kapsalis will be on TV screens everywhere as a guest star on the hit Showtime drama "Homeland", starring Claire Danes. The Thessaloniki-born actor, who has lived in London, New York, and now LA to pursue his acting...

Aggitis River Cave in Drama, Greece One of the Most Spectacular in Europe

One of the largest and most spectacular river caves in all of Europe is situated in northern Greece, near the town of Drama. Aggitis Cave, which it takes its name from the river which runs through it, is an elongated...

Greek Ski Center Shuts Down As Snow Tops Eight Meters

The famous Falakro ski resort in Northern Greece’s Drama region was forced to close on Friday due to safety reasons from the recent excessive snowfall, which in some areas has reached 8 meters (24 feet) in height. The enormous volume...

Greek Man Completes Dubai Desert Ultramarathon

Marios Giannakou is a young runner from the city of Drama in Macedonia, Greece. His extraordinary story of perseverance, as he transformed himself from a smoker into an ultra-fit runner, can serve as an inspiration to all. He was the...

Ancient Theater of Eretria Reopens After 40 Years

The Ancient Theater of Eretria saw audiences returning for the first time in 40 years, for three ancient tragedies performed between September 21 and September 23. The theater has been undergoing restoration and is gradually returning to working order, with...

At Least 14 Injured in Northern Greece Bus Crash

Police in the Greek town of Drama, northern Greece, say that at least 14 people were injured in a bus crash on Friday morning. The crash happened at the village of Symvoli, near the Greek town. Firemen rushed to the scene...