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France Grants its Highest Honor to Greek Singer Nana Mouskouri

The French Ambassador to Greece offered famous Greek singer Nana Mouskouri the highest honor the French State can give a foreign citizen. At a ceremony...

British Academics Develop Games Based on Ancient Greece to Understand Politics

A group of academics from the University of Exeter in England and ''The Politics Project,'' an educational charity, has created a series of games...

The Misadventures of a Group of Tourists Who Landed in the Wrong Athens

Residents of the village of Atena Lucana, in the province of Salerno, south of Naples were left scratching their heads as three tourists asked...

Greece, Germany Forge Deal on Refugee Re-Admissions

A deal which could see refugees who applied for asylum in Greece but subsequently moved on to Germany returned has been struck between Athens...

Briton’s Flight for London to Athens Turns into a 33-hour-long Odyssey

When he booked a flight to Athens with his partner, 67-year-old Geoff Lye could not have possibly imagined that his journey would become a...

Free Flights to Athens For Passengers Dressed as Ancient Greek Gods

Blue Air is offering free flights on its Turin-Athens route for toga-clad passengers willing to dress like Greek gods. The Romanian carrier's official Facebook...

BBC2 TV Series to Travel Across Greece in Symi, Crete and Mount Athos

BBC2 released a new travel television series about Greece, which is scheduled to air every Sunday. The series’ host, Simon Reeve will travel across the...

As Refugee Exodus to Greece Continues, Some Take Bulgarian Route

More than 1,000 refugees arrived at Greece's biggest port of Piraeus near Athens yesterday (January 13) as the influx of refugees fleeing conflict zones...

Flight Heading to Athens from London Lands Safely in Heathrow After Midair Turmoil

British Airways flight BA362, which was headed to Athens, had to perform an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport in London on Monday afternoon, due to...

Elderly Greek Woman Flies to Malta Instead of Athens Due to Airline Mistake

An 84-year-old Greek woman was accidentally flown from Manchester to Malta, instead of Athens, by easyJet, reported British newspaper Daily Mail. The Greek pensioner, Argyro...