Rare Photos of Thessaloniki to be Featured in Berlin Exhibition

Thessaloniki, the alluring city of Northern Greece, will be featured in an exhibition at the Museum of European Culture in Berlin starting August 9. The...

Greek Singer Despina Vandi Captivates Turkish Audience (video)

Greek singer Despina Vandi roused the audience on Friday at a concert in Turkey’s northwestern province of Bursa. Video footage shows the crowd at the...

Hellenic Air Force Band Plays ‘Zorba the Greek’ in St. Petersburg (video)

"Zorba the Greek" played by the Hellenic Air Force Band got the St. Petresburg crowd excited during the International Military Bands Festival. The Hellenic Air...

Crowd Gasps as Horse Throws Athina Onassis at Showjumping Event

Athina Onassis has made recent headlines due to her highly publicized divorce from her husband Alvaro de Miranda Neto (Doda). The details of the...

Hellenic Initiative Annual London Gala Raises More than $300K

The Hellenic Initiative’s third Annual London Event was a great success, raising 250,000 GBP for THI's work in Greece and honoring the work of...

Kazantzakis Event Unites People Across Europe

By Heini-Sofia Alavuo Nikos Kazantzakis may be one of Greece's most well-known exports, particularly for his 1946 novel, Zorba the Greek. Even in the far north...

Greek Metal Band Arrested in Georgia on Suspicion of ‘Satanism’

Two brothers, members of a Greek death-metal band, spent 12 hours in a Georgian jail after they were arrested on suspicion of 'Satanism'. Frontman of...

Tree Planted by Greek Medical Student Voted Northern Ireland’s “Tree of the Year”

A tree planted at Belfast City Hospital in the 1960s by a medical student from Greece has been crowned Northern Ireland's tree of the...

Medical Tourism an Important Source of Revenue for Greece

The International Health Tourism Center (IHTC) is organising a conference on medical tourism with focus on the exchange of know-how, synergies and promotion of...

Kickboxing World Champion Kallia Kourouni (aka Pink Tyson) in UK Boxing Debut

Kallia Kourouni, the 26-year-old kickboxing World champion from Sparta; also known as Pink Tyson, will be headlining an action packed show on Friday 24th November...