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...

 The Benaki Museum expands its artistic horizons and legacy

By Vasilis Papoutsis, Contributing Editor   The Benaki Museum of Greek Culture is housed in one of the most beautiful neoclassical-style buildings in Athens, near the...

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...

ΠΡΕΣΠΕΣ- ΒΕΛΒΕΝΤΟ ΚΟΖΑΝΗΣ  «ΟΤΑΝ Η ΦΥΣΗ ΣΥΝΑΝΤΑ ΤΗΝ ΟΜΟΡΦΙΑ ΤΗΣ ΑΠΛΟΤΗΤΑΣ»

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...

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...

Grecotel Hotels & Resorts’ GM V. Minadakis talks to HNA

By Vasilis Papoutsis, Contributing Editor Grecotel Hotels and Resorts was a dream that started to take shape 45 years ago when visionary businessman Nikos Daskalantonakis drawing...

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...

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...

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...

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