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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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