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Why Many Greek American Women Want to Get Married in Greece

When Greek-American women dream of their wedding day, they often include fantasies of getting married in Greece. Is it the beautiful backdrop of the country, the dancing and food, or the lavish Greek Orthodox churches that inspire Greek-American women to...

Couple Revives Greek War of Independence on Wedding Day

A couple from central Greece's Trikala region decided recently to celebrate in the most special way the bicentennial of the Greek War of Independence on the most important day of their lives: their wedding.

Quarantined Actor Gerard Butler Marries Local Sparta Woman

For the last couple of weeks Scots actor Gerard Butler has been quarantined in Sparta, after arriving in the area to present to carry the flame for the 2020 Olympic Games torch relay. As lockdown rules went into effect and the...

Blending Traditions, Greek Orthodox Man and Sikh Fiancee Marry Twice

A popular Australian TV show on the SBS network titled ''Marry Me, Marry My Family'' aired an episode on Tuesday showing the struggle a Greek-Australian Orthodox man and his girlfriend, who is of Malaysian descent and a devoted Sikh,...

Greek Hotel on Rhodes Sponsors British Couple's Wedding After Thomas Cook Collapse

A hotel on the Greek island of Rhodes and the manager of the local Thomas Cook office turned the recent devastating news of the travel giant's collapse to a fairytale for a British couple this week. Thomas Cook, a 29-year old...

Co-Founder of Sabo Skirt Thessy Kouzoukas Marries in Greece

Thessy Kouzoukas, half of the Greek-Australian designer team behind Sabo Skirt, recently married her long-time partner Giorgio Batsinilas in Greece. Kouzoukas, who founded the fashionable brand Sabo Skirt along with sister-in-law Yiota Kouzoukas, described her drastic weight transformation before her wedding...

Joy Returns to Greek Orphanage Destroyed in Deadly Fire of 2018

The Lyrio Childrens Foundation, an orphanage based in the village of Neos Voutzas which was destroyed in the deadly fires in east Attica in July of 2018, opened its doors again on Sunday to conduct the wedding ceremony of a...

Maria Menounos is the Maid of Honor at Friend’s Wedding in Crete

Maria Menounos was spotted in Greece as the maid of honor at her friend Sotiris Kyranakos' wedding on Crete. The Greek-American TV personality and host maintains a strong connection with Greece, and frequently speaks about her love for the country....