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6 Turks crossed Evros River to Greece seeking asylum

Greece police announced on Thursday that six Turkish citizens who fled to Greece by crossing the Evros River, which serves as the border between the two countries, have sought asylum in Greece. Deutsche Welle reported the story of Turks seeking refugee in Greece after becoming victims of a purge that is being conducted in Turkey following a…

Stunning Photos Of Brettos, The Oldest Bar In Athens

If you visit the Greek capital, you can’t miss the hundreds of colorful bottles that decorate the walls of the oldest bar and distillery in Athens, “Brettos,” which has been open since 1909. Its founder, Michail Brettos, produced ouzo —…

One in Five Greek Men Cheat on Their Partners

Greek men are two times more unfaithful than women, but infidelity figures for Greek women are rising as well, according to a survey conducted by the Panteion Universitry Department of Psychology. The survey was conducted from mid-2015…

Wedding of Filippos Lemos and Marianna Goulandris

Greek socialites Filippos Lemos and Marianna Goulandris got married at the Orthodox Cathedral of St. Sophia in London on February 4th. Two Kings, four Queens, six Crown Princes and Princesses, and twelve Princes and Princesses from British,…

25 things to know before dating a Greek girl

1. Don't be alarmed that we're constantly being spat on "FTISEEEEEEE!!" (Spit!) You hear it constantly. Spitting for the Greek culture is a way of detracting any form of evil presence, taking the jinx off something and basically not…

ERT Announces Entry for 2017 Greek Eurovision

According to statements on Wednesday in a press conference by ERT, Greece’s national broadcaster, their 2017 entry for Greece in Eurovision has been decided. The Eurovision competition is set to take place in Kyiv and ERT has selected…

Greek Dolmades recipe (Stuffed Vine/ Grape Leaves Dolmathes)

Little bites of heaven! A great vegetarian appetizer made from tender vine leaves wrapped into little rolls and stuffed with rice and fresh herbs. This is an authentic Greek dolmades recipe for you to recreate this delicious traditional…

Greek Olive Oil to Boost Tourism

Greece’s landscape and the lives of Greeks are inextricably linked with the olive tree. This relationship may be lost in the distance of time, but this blessed tree and its products do not enjoy enough attention and promotion. Olive oil…