Greek Community Marks Epiphany in Japan

Members of the Greek community in Japan celebrated Epiphany at a beach in the southern prefecture of Okinawa on Sunday. GreeceJapan.com reports that the liturgy...

Greece Goes After Japanese Tourists

Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefaloyianni is eying Japan as a source of more visitors and talked about it in a meeting with Chairman of...

“Aegean” in Tokyo

If gyros, moussaka and tzatziki all sound Greek to you, it’s time to visit The Aegean, Tokyo’s only Greek restaurant, owned and operated by...

Tsolakidis Wins Silver Medal at World Championships

Vassilis Tsolakidis won the silver medal in the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Tokyo on the 16th of October, ranking second in the parallel...

Ancient Coins Bearing Byzantine Emperor Constantine the First Found in Japan

Ancient coins minted during the era of the first Byzantine Empire were found in the excavations of ancient castle ruins in Okinawa, Japan. According to...

Greek Embassy of Japan Urges Greeks to Leave the Country

The Greek Embassy of Japan, realizing the serious problems that the nuclear reactors leak may cause, urged Greeks who are around the dangerous area...

Greek-Japanese Christos Makiyama Talks about How He Experienced the Devastating 8.9-Magnitude Earthquake

wxfnWFRxVAk Christos Makiyama, a Greek-Japanese resident of Yokohama - a city about 15 miles south of Tokyo- talks about how he experienced the 8.9 magnitude...

Japanese Band Plays Greek Tsifteteli Song (video)

A Japanese band, called Pyramidos, has captured the attention of thousands of YouTube users with its take of a popular Greek tsifteteli song called...

Greeks of Japan Celebrate Easter

By Fay Savvaidis A wonderful party on a beautiful spring day was carried out on Easter, April 15, 2012, in the heart of Tokyo at...

Japanese Heroic Tale During Asia Minor Catastrophe

Yiannis Papadatos, President of the Estia organization in Nea Smyrni, offered an honorary plaque to Japanese Ambassador to Greece, Masuo Nishibayashi, for the assistance of...