Bottle of Olive Oil from Ancient Greek Trees Sells for €510

By Lisa Radinovsky The amazing price of 510 euros for a half liter of Greek olive oil captured plenty of attention, but the full story...

Greek hospitality at Ermia Resorts, Bansko, Bulgaria

From Bulgaria’s Bansko ski and trekking center, the calm Aegean coastline of Halkidiki and the Cyclades Island of Paros, Ermia Resorts are havens of...

The harvest of Naxos and the Small Cyclades

Naxos is well known for its agricultural abundance. The 166 square mile island, largest in the Cyclades, has a fertile interior created by the...

Love at first bite at Athens To Kati Allo

It was the same for Jennifer Hoenig, “It was love at first bite,” describing her dinner at To Kati Allo when she first met...

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...

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When unexpected kindness becomes the travel memory

We’ve all been there – that small panic when utterly lost, a sudden illness in a strange land or after 17 hours of hot,...

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ΜΕΣΑ ΑΠΟ ΤΑ ΜΑΤΙΑ ΤΗΣ ΑΝΝΑΣ ΜΠΙΘΙΚΩΤΣΗ ΠΡΟΛΟΓΟΣ Μεγαλώνοντας σε μια οικογένεια που τα ταξίδια  ήταν συχνό φαινόμενο, ευχάριστη διασκέδαση θα έλεγα ακόμα και ανάγκη, υιοθέτησα...

The shifting beauty of autumn on Andros Island

Autumn brings a shifting palate of light: silver and grays to Andros Island, the northern most of the Cyclades Archipelago, different from the bright...

AN EXQUISITE SPA AND SERENE TEA ROOM

By Aurelia, Contributing Editor   On my way to Athens this year, I planned to stop in London on the trip over to visit friends in...

Diros Caves in the Peloponnese what the ancients called “the gateway...

By Aurelia, Special to the Hellenic News of America   At the world-famous Diros Caves in the Peloponnese region of Greece, I waited with others to...

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...

Hermes Expo International to Celebrate 27th Anniversary for the first time...

Hermes Expo Continues to Bridge Regional Businesses in the U.S., Greece, and Balkans   Philadelphia, PA – Celebrating its 27th year in 2018, the Hermes...

On the Road in Greece: A Stay in Metsovo

By Catherine Tsounis   “We cannot get hotels in Ioannina for our entire group,” said Kostoula Kapogiannis, group leader of the Kapogiannis Tours three-day excursion to...

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...

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