BLOGVIEW

Athens and Epidaurus festival 2019

The highlight of the Greek cultural agenda has already announced its program and we can't wait! After 60 years of magical performances in some of the most stunning places, this summer the festival includes various artistic performances like…

Building bridges: Soccer diplomacy in divided Cyprus

An initiative to build bridges between the Greek and Turkish speaking communities of ethnically split Cyprus faltered Tuesday after the leader of the breakaway Turkish Cypriots skipped a soccer match over a dispute of the games location.

Opening day announced for new Goulandris art museum

As announced in a recent press conference by Fleurette Karadontis, niece of the late Elise Goulandris and president of the Basil & Elise Goulandris Foundation, the much awaited Goulandris museum will open in just a few months, on…

Eddi Reader live in Athens

The renowned Scottish singer and songwriter Eddi Reader visits Athens in March 2019 for a unique live performance at Gazarte space in Gazi, Athens

Celestyal Cruises prolongs tourism season in Greece

In an attempt to break the traditional barriers of summer tourism season in Greece, Celestyal Cruises, made a daring move last week. The cruise operator announced last week the initiation of a new cruise schedule, beginning some weeks…

Recipe for Greek style fava beans with lemon

This article calls for dried fava beans but you can easily use fresh, green fava beans if you have them on hand. Just shell the fresh ones so that you have about one pound of the beans and proceed with the recipe. No need to soak fresh…

Syria: US may retain 1.000 troops in the region

American press reports on Sunday claimed the U.S., three months after the U.S. President Donald Trump’s statement that the American troops will withdraw from Syria, 1.000 forces will remain garrisoned in the eastern part of the country.