Across the country Greek communities celebrated Christmas with festive events and traditional kalanta. From Long Island to Hawaii, the Orthodox Christians shared their Christmas celebrations with The National Herald and continue to remind us of the true meaning of the holiday season.
Every year, Orthodox Christians begin celebrating the Nativity of Christ on the Christmas Day. However, the preparations for the celebrations start much before that.
Authentic and charming, the city of Kastoria is a popular destination, especially on Christmas. Built amphitheatrically on a narrow peninsula, mirrored in Orestiada Lake and nestled in between Grammos and Vitsi Mountains, ...
The National Observatory of Athens (NOA) Visitor Centre in Thissio will host a series of events addressed to adults and children alike over the Christmas period, it was announced on Monday.
The aim of the migration policy ministry is to leave no more than 4,000 residents living at the Moria Reception and Identification Centre on Lesvos by Christmas, moving as many asylum seekers as necessary to achieve this, ministry sources…
The Mayor of Athens Yorgos Kaminis presented the Municipality of Athens Christmas and New Year’s Eve program, which includes over 230 events and happenings which will take place for a period of four weeks across the city, in its…
If you’re ever fortunate enough to spend Christmas in Greece you will be surrounded by a wide range of irresistible traditional Christmas sweets.
Extended shop opening hours in Athens for the Christmas and New Year's holidays, including three days of Sunday opening, were announced on Wednesday.
As the holiday season draws near, don’t be surprised if you happen to come across Christmas angels roaming Athens streets and squares as part of the Athens Municipality’s festive event program.
It has been a year since the pop star George Michael passed away and the family of the British pop legend, decided to share a touching message to his fans ahead of the anniversary of his death.