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Award-winning writer Vassilis Alexakis passed away at the age of 77

Greek for the French, French for the Greeks, Vassilis Alexakis constantly built bridges between two cities, Athens and Paris, between two cultures. He wrote in both languages, starting from one side, sometimes from the other, he had an innate curiosity to discover, he hated seriousness, he was always in love with the values ​​and joys of…

House-museum for the Nobel Prize-winning poet Odysseas Elytis

The creation of a “house” to house the great legacy left by the Nobel Prize-winning poet Odysseas Elytis, puts the Ministry of Culture and Sports in the final stretch. The listed building and the two auxiliary buildings in Plaka,…

Greece distinguished at World Travel Awards 2020

The Ministry of Tourism and the Greek National Tourist Organisation (GNTO) were together awarded as the World’s Leading Tourist Board at the World Travel Awards (WTA) 2020. This year, due to the health restrictions, the WTA was held…