Cretan Olive Oil Sells For €1,020 per Liter at Dutch Auction

A 500-ml (one-half a quart) bottle  of Cretan extra virgin olive oil was sold recently for the extraordinary sum of €510 ($580), a price equivalent to...

Aristotle University Medical Student Honored with “2011 Young Investigator Award”

The 2011 Young Investigator Award has been awarded to biology doctor at Aristotle University, Anastasia Papadopoulou. The findings of her research are paving the...

Europe’s Most Romantic Hotel is in Santorini

There is a hotel in Fira, the modern capital of the Greek Aegean island of Santorini, which came first among 600 historic hotels in...

Netherlands: The New Choice Destination for Greek Students

The popularity of Dutch universities is rising among Greek students as 2,500 of young Greeks who want to study abroad have chosen to do...

Apostolos Christou Wins Gold Medal in Swimming

Greek 18-year-old Apostolos Christou won the gold medal in the 100 meters backstroke in the European Juniors Championship held at Dordrecht in the Netherlands. Christou...

Greek Computerized Backgammon Program Wins First Prize in AI Competition

During November 18 - 26 in Tillburk, Holland, the 16th annual competition for computerized table games was held, also known as the Olympic Games...

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...

Holland Beats Greece In Tomato Production

Anyone who’s been to Greece and tasted the tomatoes knows how good they are, but the country – as it has with other superior...

Greeks from the Netherlands “Support Greece” Through Facebook

A new solidarity movement towards Greece and its people is expanding on the Internet. This time it comes from the Netherlands, where Greek residents...

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...