Home Tags Greece news

Tag: greece news

Pirates Attack Greek Cargo Ship Near Persian Gulf (photos)

A Greek cargo ship was attacked by armed pirates as she was sailing in the Gulf of Oman earlier this week. "Chios Freedom" was attacked...

South Africa’s Olympic Champion Ties the Knot in Greece

One of South Africa’s most-loved sons of the water, Cameron van der Burgh, is in Greece to tie the knot with his Greek fiancée,...

Thessaloniki’s Emblematic ‘Umbrellas’ Open in Egypt (photos)

A copy of a sculpture that has has become an iconic feature of Thessaloniki's waterfront is will be gracing a cosmopolitan beach near Egypt's...

Arab Resorts Copycat Greece’s Cycladic Beauty (photos)

Resorts on the southern shores of the Mediterranean basin are seeking to attract tourists by trying to milk in the reputations and beauty of...

Byzantine-Era Wine Presses Discovered in Israel with Depictions of Greek Gods Dionysus and Heracles

Excavations in Zippori National Park, Israel, have revealed Ancient Byzantine-era wine presses, one of which has a mosaic depiction what appears to be a wine-drinking...

North Korea-USA : End in Sight for the Last Cold War Front?

By Fragkiska Megaloudi* UPDATE: On May 24, President Trump cancelled his planned summit with the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un, blaming his decision on a...

Minister Pushes for Direct Athens-Shanghai Flights

Greek Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura met tourism and air-transport officials in Shanghai to discuss ways of boosting Greek tourism and links between the two...

Greek Surgeon Honored for Voluntary Work in Africa

A Greek surgeon who voluntarily performed more than 30 cardiac surgeries at a Mauritius hospital in the space of two weeks will be honored...

Majestic Hellas House Opens its Doors in Shanghai (photos)

Greece has a new outpost in the Far East as Hellas House -- an impressive social, cultural and business hub in Shanghai -- throws...

Egyptair Offering Discounted Flights on Greek, Cypriot Routes

Egyptair has announced it is offering a 20 percent discount on flights from Athens to Cairo, Athens to Alexandria and Larnaca to Cairo. It is...