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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 […]

17 Απριλίου – Let’s do it Greece

“Ενώνουμε τις δυνάμεις μας σε όλη την Ελλάδα για να καθαρίσουμε ολόκληρη τη χώρα μέσα σε μία μόνο μέρα!” Δραστηριότητα του μη κερδοσκοπικού οργανισμού Let’s Do It Greece Χάρτης Δρασεων και επιλογή σημείου εθελοντισμού

Best Islands in The World

According to U.S.News & World Report Best Islands In The World, three Greek islands, Santorini, Myconos, and Crete are in the top 16 list. Santorini tops the list being the #1. See full list

Greek Destinations

Whether its Ikaria and its super diet that keeps islanders alive and well way into their hundreds, the island of Kefalonia as the setting for Louis de Bernieres’ novel Captain Corelli’s Mandolin or New York-based Greek chef and restauranteur Maria Loi revealing secrets of the trade and of travel, Greece is yet again in the […]

49 Reasons To Love Greece

As posted in BuzzFeed by Alexander Besant. After a few tough years, Greece is resurgent once again. 1. Greeks take their time. 2. They let beautiful moments linger. 3. They are passionate. 4. Like their ancestors, Greeks are still thinkers (and often big talkers). 5. They live closer to nature than we do. 6. For […]

Greeks & the 86th Academy Awards – Oscars

  The 86th Academy Awards – 02 March, 2014. The Greek minds are live and well in Hollywood, as many nominations have been earned for the 86th Academy Awards Oscars. Before Midnight – Academy Award nomination for Richard Linklater. The movie was filmed in Peloponnese, Greece, has received the nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay. Beautiful setting, cinematography […]

Van Morrison & Bob Dylan Sing Together on Philopappos Hill Overlooking the Acropolis

On June 29, 1989, Van Morrison and Bob Dylan got together with their acoustic guitars to Philopappos Hill in Athens. Overlooking the Acropolis, they played several memorable songs.

UN Statistics and Figures

The United Nations website has a wealth of statistical information. Here are the population Statistics for Greece (PDF) Visit the UN site for additional information and select country to view from their pull-down menu.

Nemean Games – Revived

The Nemean Games are Alive again! Passage into History. Having trouble Seeing thevideo? More about the 2012 Nemean Games and HEC’s involvement in the Games

De Niro and Travolta on holiday in Greece – 2012

De Niro and Travolta on holiday in Greece courtesy by Nikos Aliagas. Travolta: “Sometimes the news makes things look worst than they are, but this has been like a dream…” De Niro: “We decided to come to Greece and I’m so glad we did… I will come back andI will see every Greek island there […]

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