Legendary Central Macedonia’s Serres and Kilkis

When cities can trace their heritage for 4,000 years, and they’re located in fabled Macedonia – land of Alexander the Great, Aristotle and Mount...

Pursuing Global Citizenship through Education for Peace

Tuesday, 7 November 2017, 10:45-12:00 Palais de Nations, Building A, Geneva, Switzerland As a visionary and pioneer in the promotion of education for peace internationally, the...

On the Road in Greece: Seeing the Aktiou Tunnel and Pindos...

By Catherine Tsounis, Contributing Editor   “We will pass through the undersea tunnel of Aktiou,” explained Kostoula Kapogiannis, our tour guide on our three-day excursion was of...

Essentials of Aigio: antiquities, wine and cuisine

Aigio, and its surrounding provincial region of Aigialeia, have been prominent in Greek recorded history since the 3rd millennium BC. Its wines were publicly...

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,...

International players and celebrities join forces at the 2nd Messinia Pro-Am

The golf tournament taking place at Costa Navarino 21-24 February 2018, will be supporting the “SOS Children's Villages” Charity Association     Athens, January 31 2018 – Less...

An agnostic on the Holy Mountain Athos

What may seem an oxymoron, an agnostic recognizing the sacredness of Mt. Athos, is perfectly normal to me. I do not believe in a...

Paul, the Hellenic News and the Hermes Expo are two great...

March 28, 2017   Paul Kotrotsios, MBA Hellenic News of America Hermes Expo International PO Box 465 Concordville, PA. 19331   Dear Paul,   As you know, the Gloucester County Chamber of Commerce has...

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...

Macedonian Front 1917: the marble fields of Greece

Three kingdoms bordering what would become the Macedonian Front were players in a grand game of thrones. The chess pieces were a generation of young men.

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...

A Cultural Tourism tour of Ireland

“The future of Irish tourism is promoting cultural tourism.” Mr. Jimmy Deenihan, Minister for Arts, Heritage & the Gaeltacht (2011 – 2014)

Being creative at the French House Party

by Marc d’Entremont “I’m not sure if I really know how to write a song” is not what a guest at a song writing workshop...

Metsovo shimmers with Greek Autumn colors

The lobby fireplace in the Hotel Olympic takes the chill off the mid-October afternoon along with a cup of hot Greek coffee and tangerine...

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...

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