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Thursday, December 3, 2020

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On the Road in Greece: Penelope Exhibition & Workshop, Halki Naxos

By Catherine Tsounis   Naxos Tours passed through Halki. I came across a Folk Arts store called “Penelope” Exhibition & Workshop. I asked our guide, Evy, to...

On The Road in Greece: Pension Petros, Santorini

by Catherine Tsounis, Contributing Editor   “I found you a room at Santorini’s Pension Petros in the center of Fira, Santorini, for 80 euros a day...

Union of Santorini Cooperatives unique mission

"...to preserve the cultivation of land and overcome the challenge of rapid touristic development that leads to the abandonment of land cultivation." Stela Kasiola,...

Saint Fanourios to the Rescue

By Karla Talleur, travel journalist and CEO of RoverTreks.com   When you travel the globe continually for 5 years without losing anything, it makes you wonder if...

The Best Extra Virgin Olive Oils Transcend Boundaries

By Lisa Radinovsky   When you think of olive oil, do you think of Italy and Spain? Did you know Greece produces the third largest quantity...

FLEGRA PALACE AND FLEGRA BEACH HOTELS

By Aurelia “I felt once more how simple and frugal a thing is happiness: a...

On the Road in Greece: Asclepeion at Epidaurus

B The Library of Alexandria contained the scientific knowledge of the ancient world. The  troops of Julius Caesar accidentally burned the library during...

On the Road in Greece: Eleusis, The Great Mysteries at the Acropolis Museum

By Catherine Tsounis, Contributing Editor On a pleasant day, I walked to the Acropolis Museum from my hotel the Parthenon. On the way, I enjoyed...

Hymn to Demeter: ‘ΕχΩ ΦΑεΙ

“Hail, goddess, and nurse peace, that he who sows may also reap.”  (Callimachus, poet, 3rd century BCE) The Temple to Demeter overlooks the productive agricultural...

ΜΠΟΡΕΙ ΝΑ ΑΠΟΔΕΙΧΘΕΙ Η ΓΕΝΕΤΙΚΗ ΣΥΝΕΧΕΙΑ ΑΝΘΡΩΠΙΝΩΝ ΠΛΗΘΥΣΜΩΝ;

Κωνσταντίνος Τριανταφυλλίδης Ομότιμος Καθηγητής Γενετικής και Γενετικής του Ανθρώπου, Τμήμα Βιολογίας, Α.Π.Θ. email: [email protected]     Στην εφημερίδα «Καθημερινή» δημοσιεύτηκε (21/9/2018, βλέπε το κείμενο στην ηλεκτρονική διεύθυνσηhttp://www.kathimerini.gr/986019/article/epikairothta/politikh/apoyh-apo-toys-arxaioys-makedones-sto-makedoniko) άρθρο με τίτλο:...

The hidden aspects of the Referendum in Skopje

by Karolos Gadis, former Greek Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina and Deputy-Ambassador in Ankara and Washington D.C.   Although I scrupulously follow the rule "not to comment on...

IF YOU HAVE JUST ONE DAY IN ATHENS…..

by AURELIA, Contributing Editor If you have just one day to spend in Athens and you would like to visit two of the most stunning...

Remembering the Asia Minor Catastrophe in 2018: General Sebouh’s Courageous Actions

by Catherine Tsounis, Contributing Editor September 13-22, 2018 marks the 96th Anniversary of the Smyrna Catastrophe. Smyrna was one of the wealthiest cities in Europe. Greeks...

Ioannina preserves cultural layers of Epirus

“...the fire of a stove burning fiercely under a smooth and polished surface.” Sir Henry Holland describing the demeanor of Ali Pasha, 1813 (1) The graceful...

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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Κυρώσεις εις βάρος της Τουρκίας ante portas… Αρχή από πού;

Του Δημήτρη Μάρδα, Καθηγητή του Τμήματος Οικονομικών Επιστημών του ΑΠΘ, π. Αν. Υπουργού Οικονομικών και Υφ/γού Εξωτερικών   Την προηγούμενη εβδομάδα το Ευρωπαϊκό Κοινοβούλιο εξέφρασε τη...

Obituary of John M. Frangos

John M. Frangos passed away of natural causes on November 29, at the age of 91. A long time resident of Garden City, New...

Primerus Webinar Series: Doing Business in Greece & Cyprus

Welcome to the Primerus Webinar Series. As we navigate these new waters together without in-person meetings, we want to do all we can to...

Meet Andreas Vazaios, a Greek swimmer competing in the London Roar

Greek swimmer Andreas Vazaios chatted with HNA's Markos Papadatos about competing for the London Roar in Season 2 of the International Swimming League (ISL). He...

Tripping over Greece: Naxos

Greece’s long and turbulent civilization lay scattered throughout the country. It’s as easy to stumble across millenniums old remnants of everyday life in the...