Women’s Greek Beach Volleyball Team Takes Second Place in Europe

The women's Greek national beach volleyball team of Vicky Arvaniti and Maria Tsiartsiani won the silver medal in the European Beach Volleyball Championship, which...

Greek Flag on Sale Outside Utrecht Theater

A Greek flag seven meters long with the sale stamp on it, indicating Greece is sold out, was considered good advertising for the Dutch...

Lanthimos Wins Rotterdam’s CineMart Prize

Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos was awarded the ARTE International Prize, at the 42nd International Film Festival of Rotterdam for the Best CineMart 2013 Project...

‘Suntan’ by Argyris Papadimitropoulos Wins Top Prize at Edinburgh Film Festival

The film 'Suntan' directed by Argyris Papadimitropoulos and shot entirely on the island of Antiparos won the prize for Best International Feature Film at...

Byzantine Icons to Be Repatriated to Cyprus

The government of the Netherlands decided to give back to the Church of Cyprus four portable Byzantine icons that date back to the 16th...

Dutch Parliament Recognizes Greek, Assyrian and Armenian Genocide

The Dutch Parliament passed a binding resolution yesterday recognizing the genocide of Assyrians, Greeks and Armenians by Ottoman Turks during World War One. The...

Greece Tourism Downturn for Dutch Holiday Seekers in 2016

The Dutch tourism board, NBTC released new statistics for Dutch holiday makers during the 2016 season. It is speculated that 2016 will see an increase...

Traditional Greek Cuisine in Amsterdam

The Greek restaurant "Nostimo" in Amsterdam organized a dinner to promote the institution "Mount Athos Area Kouzina" of the "Mount Athos Area Organization." The...

Patriarch Bartholomew Honored With ‘Freedom of Worship Award’

Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew has once again been acknowledged for his humanistic actions. Not only is he regarded as the “Green Patriarch” by many...

International Film Festival of Rotterdam Will Screen Greek Director’s Film ‘Unfair World’

The International Film Festival in Rotterdam will be held from the 25th of January through the 5th of February 2012. In its main section,...