Greek America: The Next Fifty Years  by Professor Dan Georgakas  ...

Dan Georgakas is director of the Greek American Studies Project at the Center for Byzantine and Modner Greek Studies, Queens College (CUNY). His My Detroit: Growing Up...

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...

Morphogenesis at the European Space Agency

The European Space Agency Fine Arts Club is honored to present “Morphogenesis”, a pioneering exhibition by Stamatina Palmou. Hosted on the premises of the...

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...

Tinos Island and its traditional food abundance

Tinos Island shimmers in the bright October sunlight as the Golden Blue Star Ferry approaches the port of Tinos Town. The marble and granite...

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...

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...

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...

ANTHEMUS SEA BEACH HOTEL AND SPA:  A GARDEN OF EDEN ON...

BY AURELIA “Suddenly, at my bedside,  was golden-sandaled Dawn.” Sappho, Lyric Poet (630-612 to 570 BCE)     My room at the Anthemus Sea Beach Resort was actually a suite...

Mount Olympus: playground for gods and mortals  

Home to Zeus and his family of gods, Mount Olympus is a range of 52 peaks with Mytikas at 2,918 meters (9,570 feet) the...

Defining tradition on Lipsi Island, Greece

Island stories conjure images of remote destinations – Ascension or the Faroe Islands.  At just 16 square kilometers (10 square miles) with a permanent population...

Duty, Honor and Courage of Cretan Families

By Catherine Tsounis "The secret of Happiness is Freedom, and the secret of Freedom, Courage." - Thucydides (460 BC - 395 BC), Greek Historian. Nikos...

From the Hermes Expo International Business Committee, Best Wishes for a...

We hope to see you at the 25th Anniversary of the Hermes Expo on April 5, 2016   Explore-Discover-Connect Commerce-Communications-Culture   www.hermesexpo.com

Ten Highlights of Six Cyclades Islands

by Marc d'Entremont It is an undeniable cliché that the Cyclades Islands of Greece are firmly part of the great wonders of the world. Some...

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