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Island of Sifnos among the world’s ‘dream destinations’, according to UK’s ‘Evening Standard’

The island of Sifnos, one of the Greek Cycladic islands, was included in a list of "dream destinations" for 2020, in a feature run...

Virtual tour of Ancient Priene, by the Foundation of the Hellenic World

For these difficult days of the pandemic and staying home, the Hellenic Foundation offers free digital entertainment and education outlets for young and old....

A 26-year-old Greek among the seven young people awarded this year by the UN...

The seven "Young Champions of the Earth" awarded annually by the UN for innovative environmental actions, includes 26-year-old Lefteris Arapakis. This award is given by...

Greece extends Notams to protect air travel from Covid-19 until Jan. 7

Greece's Civil Aviation Authority has issued a Notam extending measures to protect airline passengers and the public from Covid-19, which include a mandatory three-day...

Tsipras highlights the importance of transparency during the pandemic

Main opposition SYRIZA-Progressive Alliance leader Alexis Tsipras on Monday underlined the need for private clinics to accept COVID-19 cases, for the public healthcare staff...

Council of Europe condemns Hagia Sophia conversion from museum to mosque

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) on Friday condemned Turkey's July 13 unilateral decision to change the status of the UNESCO-protected...

Culture Min Mendoni: Acropolis now fully accessible to people with disabilities

Attending the official inauguration of a new elevator for people with disabilities at the Athens Acropolis on Thursday, Culture Minister Lina Mendoni highlighted the...

Tsipras accuses prime minister of double standards in observing restriction measures

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis "shows an odious lack of empathy for what Greek citizens go through," main opposition SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras said on...

Restrictions to combat pandemic extended to December 14

The current restrictions in force throughout Greece to prevent the spread of Covid-19 have been extended until 6:00 on Monday, December 14, government spokesperson...

Theaters of Ancient of Sikyon, Messene get more restoration funds to improve access by...

The ancient theaters of Sikyon and Messene will be funded with 520,000 euros for works that will allow tourists to visit them them and...

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