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...

Hooked on Dining – Di Paolo’s Italian Restaurant

By Shannon E Johnson Di Paolo's Italian restaurant began life as an authentic Italian deli located in the heart of Penns Grove. Fast forward more...

Making business personal at the Hermes Expo

By David Bjorkgren, Special to the Hellenic News of America A handshake and a greeting. A conversation. Product demonstrations. Free samples. An exchange of information. In...

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...

The shifting beauty of autumn on Andros Island

Autumn brings a shifting palate of light: silver and grays to Andros Island, the northern most of the Cyclades Archipelago, different from the bright...

Mexican New World Cuisine at Festival Gourmet International

                              by Marc d'Entremont Slow braised, banana leaf wrapped Angus beef short ribs, or vegan tofu and hazelnut stuffed beetroot to fresh shucked oysters topped with...

Mountains of the Pachamama: the Andes of Argentina

The dome of the planet was a glittering display for the Pachamama. As eyes adjusted, the sky was ablaze with stars. The Milky Way was...

SAILING TO BYZANTIUM—AN INWARD JOURNEY  

By: Aurelia “And therefore I have sailed the seas and come to the holy city of Byzantium.” - W.B. Yeats I don’t remember the exact date...

    A Walk through Paradise In Mystical, Magical...

A Walk through Paradise In Mystical, Magical Mani By Aurelia, Special to the Hellenic News of America Promoting the beauties of Greece   Set in a stunning...

Aphrodite’s Sacred Virgins

    SYNOPSIS, Aphrodite’s Sacred Virgins: Set in 40-50 AD, Aphrodite’s Sacred Virgins is a formidable novel and all the more poignant given it is based on...

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...

Οδοιπορικό στην αχανή Ρωσία By George Messaris, Special to the...

  Το έχω γράψει πολλές φορές αλλά θα το επαναλάβω. Όπου και αν ταξιδέψεις στο εξωτερικό –σε χώρες αναπτυγμένες– οι συγκρίσεις με την Ελλάδα σε...

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...

Escape from Euro Problems: Five Day Tour of North Western Macedonia

By Catherine Tsounis “Cash only!” “Dollars not euros for tips!” “We do not honor Power of Attorneys from New York Consulate unless we see a...

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...

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