Athens

Athens allegedly planning the expulsion of two Russian diplomats

According to an article published by “Kathimerini” newspaper claiming diplomatic sources, Greece has taken action towards the expulsion of two Russian diplomats and a...

The 11th Animasyros Festival launches open call for proposals

For the fourth year, the Animasyros festival organizes the Agora (Market) on the island of Syros and travels for the first time to Athens...

Parliament passes the bill on the redevelopment of Athens

The Plenary of the Hellenic Parliament has passed, by majority, the bill providing for the establishment of a Societé Anomyme for the redevelopment of...

Juncker visits Athens

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is visiting Athens, on Thursday, one day before the Eurogroup of Sofia, where the Institutions will inform the partners...

Athens is UNESCO’s 2018 World Book Capital

Athens was chosen by UNESCO to be 2018’s World Book Capital. The institution aims to make books accessible to all socio-economic classes in the...

Hindi Zahra to perform in Thessaloniki and Athens

Greek audiences first met Hindi Zahra in 2010, with the release of her first album, “Handmade,” which included the hit songs “Beautiful Tango” and...

“The Beauties from Peran” An exhibition of Greek contemporary art in Constantinople

Fifteen Greek artists, each of them personally and spiritually linked to Constantinople narrate "The Beauties from Peran" through their art, as they present their...

Students from Crete and Athens dancing together at the Onassis Cultural Centre

This March, at the Onassis Cultural Centre, a contemporary dance performance by students of 10 junior high and high schools in Athens and Chania,...

Canadian distinction for Olympia’s “Archimedes Museum”

The FlightNetwork travel guide, one of Canada's greatest and most prestigious, had a significant distinction in store for Ancient Olympia’s "Archimedes Museum," featuring it...

Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2018 full programme announced

The Athens and Epidaurus Festival 2018 programme was announced by artistic director, Vangelis Theodoropoulos in a press conference held at the National Museum of...