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Architect, mother of four and an avid motorcycle racing rider

Polytimi Kyriakopoulou has been riding motorcycles since she was 16. Her first motorbike was a Honda C50, which she used to commute to and from school. “Back then, you would …


The Greek dressmaker behind Western Australia’s best bridal shop

How is one of the Greek dressmakers behind Western Australia’s best bridal shop connected to the ‘Patris’, the iconic ship that brought thousands of Greek migrants to Australia? If life …


Greek aid group changing the world one smile at a time

From Haiti to Japan and from Afghanistan to Madagascar and Greece’s maximum security prisons, Greek non-governmental humanitarian organisation Heart Doctors have been trotting the globe, helping people in need, for …


Stop posing for your wedding photos: Elena Haralabaki explains why

“Please groom, hug the bride. Tilt your head a little bit to the right. Smile. Look at her. Come parents of the bride. Dad, kiss the bride. Let’s go again. …


Greek family in the eye of ex-tropical Cyclone Damien

Cyclone Damien has now been downgraded and emergency crews are set to begin assessing the damages in Western Australia’a Pilbara region. Greek Australian family Sotiris, Sofia and their four kids, …


Thalassa, a Greek Restaurant in the country of spices

What does the small Indian state of Goa have in common with Greece? It’s yet another ‘G’. The Grana family. In India’s western coast lies the little state of Goa. …


Solo female travel to Greece: Melissa shares her tips

Would you take a leap of faith, jump on an airplane and fly to Greece alone? Melissa Douglas, a British travel writer and blogger, did and she shared the experience …