|Posted by moodhacker on April 30, 2019 at 5:15 AM||comments (0)|
According to the director of the Folklore Center of the Academy of Athens, Aikaterini Kamilaki, the wreath was made with a rod of flexible and durable wood of vine or other, and was decorated with flowers and branches of fruit trees, such as almond, fig tree and pomegranate. It was decorated it with wheat and barley, and also with onion and garlic, to "e...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on April 15, 2018 at 1:40 PM||comments (0)|
"... But the best part of Greece, in my view, is the extraordinary combinations that this country offers — sea, mountains, people, food, and culture — which provide tourists with an incredible variety of once-in-a-lifetime experiences. ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on March 23, 2018 at 3:50 AM||comments (0)|
President Donald J. Trump Proclaimed March 25, 2018, as Greek Independence Day: A National Day of Celebration of Greek and American Democracy, as released by the White House and whas twitted by @realDonaldTrump on March 25
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|Posted by moodhacker on March 18, 2018 at 7:00 AM||comments (0)|
The Greek Americans gathered from many States of the US, in thoussands, in New York, to demonstrate against any use of the word “Macedonia” in the negotiations currently under way between the governments of Greece and the FYROM, in a rally organized by the Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York, The Pan Macedonian Association of USA, the Hellenic American Con...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on November 7, 2017 at 8:20 AM||comments (0)|
American and foreign nationals flying to the US departing form Greece, and especially the Venizelos Airport of Athens, will have to face enhanced security controls and questioning at airports as part of the latest security directive issued by the Trump administration which took effect on Thursday October 26.
Some 2,100 international flights entering US ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on July 30, 2017 at 8:15 AM||comments (0)|
"To honor the Greek Diaspora is the cornerstone for shaping the modern Greek historical reality."
The 4th World Summit of Greeks Abroad was held successfuly this year in Methoni and Ancient Olympia between July 28th and the 30th of July 2017, under the auspices of the Organization o...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on June 8, 2017 at 12:10 AM||comments (0)|
Tourism Minister Elena Kountoura attended the celebrations for the Sports and Hellenism in New York organised by Cosmos FM for its 30-year anniversary which coincided with the 30th anniversary from Greece first place in the European Basketball Championship in 1987.
Kountoura met with Greek basketball players Y...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on May 8, 2017 at 2:45 AM||comments (0)|
The US market will be bringing more tourists and more revenues to Greece this year, according to the president of the Hellenic American Chamber of Tourism (HACT), George Trivizas.Trivizas, who said that the number of Americans expected to visit Greece this year will rise to around 900,000 from 778,600 in 2016.
One of the most ...Read Full Post »
#Athens, the playground for vandals, and a gov tolerant to #terrorists, @kmitsotakis to #GreekPM in Parliament
|Posted by moodhacker on February 17, 2017 at 3:35 PM||comments (0)|
By a fully updated report on the worrying rise of violence and crime in Greece , Greece's Opposition party leader Kyriakos Mitsotakis, blamed Greek PM Alexis Tsipras in Parliament for his government "showing tolerance to crime and sympathizing the terrorists, while letting the streets with reduced presence of police, allowing criminals to merge with new te...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on February 12, 2017 at 1:00 PM||comments (0)|
The "peaceful" negotiation the Greek Health Minister tried to have with the antiauthoritarion anarchists who invaded and occupied his office last week turned out to be the bomb that deto...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on February 11, 2017 at 8:50 AM||comments (0)|
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has said he believed the country's drawn-out bailout review would be completed positively but said Athens would not accept "illogical" demands by its lenders.
"We are ready to discuss anything within the framework of the (bailout) agreement and within r...Read Full Post »