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Monday, October 18, 2021

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Hotel Hagiati is medieval Macedonia in Edessa

Hotel Hagiati offers the ambiance to experience Edessa’s present within its past. Occupying a historic stone merchant’s house a short stroll from Waterfalls Park, the...

Admire Oracles: Delphi, Gods and Wine

Considered the “navel of the world” to ancient Greeks, Delphi was more important than Mount Olympus. Delphi was their Vatican. “Admire oracles” (Χρησμοὺς θαύμαζε) was...

Corfu magic

“Gradually the magic of the island settled over us as gently and clingingly as pollen.”        ― Gerald Durrell on Corfu, My Family and Other...

Tor Hotels: Greek destinations within destinations

There are hotels that are destinations, and then there are hotels in destinations. Tor Hotels offer both. Macedonia – a name that rings with history...

Out of the Blue in Crete

Out of the Blue, Capsis Elite Resort – a luxury village set within a vast botanical garden on the north coast of Crete –...

Kalymnos Island cuisine begs to be savored

From high atop St. Savvas Monastery the lush agricultural Pothia Valley is like green parkland bisecting this rocky land of Kalymnos Island. Groves of...

Apulia: pleasing hungry visitors for millenniums

For the tourist whose interests lay in religious, architectural, cultural and culinary travel ancient Apulia, the heel of the Italian boot, has been offering...

Puglia, Italy: from Magna Graecia to St. Peter

There are multiple reasons to explore the ancient Puglia region on the heel of Italy’s boot from Renaissance palaces, extraordinary seafood, mystery churches to...

Kalymnos Island’s Xenia

  “They do not need to go away. You give them something to eat.” What food did they have? A little boy had brought his...

Eat with your eyes: four stellar Corfu restaurants

  Ηaving choices in eating has probably been a human impulse since the dawn of time. One can almost hear the cave dweller saying, “No,...

Naturally Thessaloniki is a foodie city

Thessaloniki: breads, dried fruits, pomegranate syrup, cumin, sesame seeds, artichokes, wine, a cornucopia of smoked and cured meats and fish along with enough food...

At home with Alexander: Edessa and Pella

What forces make a legendary region a tourist attraction? Conflict and nature are two factors. Pella was Alexander the Great’s new showpiece capital and...

Four Wineries of Macedonia and Eastern Macedonia/Thrace

F - εὖ is a descriptor for all that’s good and creative in a person’s life – one that Dionysus, god of wine, sitting...

Ursulines and marble: educating Tinos Island

Angela de Merici, founder of the Ursulines, believed that educated young women could make great contributions to society. The year was 1535. In an age...

Cadiz: Beyond the Pillars of Hercules

  Cadiz is so old, its founding has its own mythology When Hercules had to perform twelve labors one of them took him to the westward...

Latest news

Hermes Expo has announced its exhibitor lineup and it’s exciting!

The Hermes Expo International is getting ready to host its 30th exhibit showcase on Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at the Grand Marquis in Old...

87 Greek Olive Oils Awarded at New Competition in Canada

In its inaugural year, the Canada International Olive Oil Competition (IOOC) attracted 411 extra virgin olive oils and flavored olive oils from 20 countries....

Jason The Gemologist to MC the Hermes Expo Awards Dinner on Oct 20th

Jason Stavrianidis, also known as Jason The Gemologist, will be MC at the 30th Hermes Expo Awards Dinner and Entertainment on Wednesday, October 20,...

Συνάντηση εργασίας του υπουργού Τουρισμού με τον ιδρυτή και CEO της Certares

Συνάντηση εργασίας με τον Greg O' Hara, ιδρυτή και διευθύνοντα σύμβουλο της Certares, ένα από τα μεγαλύτερα private equity funds στον κόσμο που δραστηριοποιείται...

Νέα συνεργασία IWG – Orange Grove με επίκεντρο τη στήριξη της νεανικής επιχειρηματικότητας

Η International Workplace Group (IWG), παγκόσμιος πάροχος ευέλικτων χώρων εργασίας, συνεχίζει την πορεία ανάπτυξης της στην Ελλάδα μέσω της νέας συνεργασίας με το Orange...