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36 Hours in Athens

From the ancient Acropolis to a daring Renzo Piano-designed cultural center, the Greek capital is luring record numbers of tourists to explore its monuments, new and old. See full article published in The New York Times

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The Travesty of BBC/Netflix

History Vs. Μisinformation The new tv series “Troy:  Fall of a City” is a BBC/Netflix production.  This production features the historical hero, Achilles, who was also glorified by Greek Mythology.  His physical description and demeanor have been documented from antiquity by historians and philosophers-poets. The casting of Achilles by BBC/Netflix is a travesty.  What’s the reasoning for the rewriting […]

Hellinikon Project

HELLINIKON PROJECT – A new era – A new living standard News, Videos and more…

Campaign for the Return of Venus de Milo to Milos Island

There is a new call for the Venus de Milo to be returned to its ancient home… more here

Giannis Antetokounmpo After a Game

See the page: Culture–>Sports–>Giannis Antetokounmpo After a Game http://www.greece.org/blogs/scholars/?page_id=2842

Ode to Lesvos

An Inspirational Story of the Lesvos, Greece, Islanders on the Front Lines of the Refugee Crisis. (click on title to see the story).

IMF apologises for the immolation of Greece

Click on the title above, to see full article and the IMF Report, here: http://www.greece.org/blogs/scholars/?page_id=2609

3ο Πανελλήνιο Πολιτιστικό Αντάμωμα στη Θράκη

Οι εκδηλώσεις ζωντανές θα αναμεταδοθούν διαδικτυακά από την ΕΡΤ WEB TV.   Το 3ο Πανελλήνιο Πολιτιστικό Αντάμωμα στη Θράκηπραγματοποιείται στην Ξάνθη από 1 έως 3 Ιουλίου 2016και είναι αφιερωμένο στην Παράδοση, στον πολιτισμό στις ρίζες μας που μας κρατούν δεμένους με τον τόπο μας. Το Ελληνικό Ηλεκτρονικό Κέντρο, το Λύκειον των ελληνίδων Ξάνθης και η […]

Let’s Stand Up for Hagia Sophia

“On Monday, the Foreign Ministry in Athens condemned the decision by Turkish authorities to allow a daily reading from the Quran to be broadcast from Hagia Sophia during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan, describing it as “verging on bigotry” and “not compatible with modern, democratic and secular societies.” “Muslim rituals in a monument of […]

The Greeks – An Amazing Exhibition

Agamemnon to Alexander the Great: A stunning exhibition celebrating 5,000 years of Greek culture. More Than 500 Greek Artifacts Make Final Stop on 4-city Tour. See also: Priceless Ancient Treasures Leave Greece for First Time (with video) The Greeks – National Geographic TV Special (with video) The Greeks, 3-page photo-sheet/brochure in PDF Take an extraordinary […]