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Eleni Menegaki departs from Greek TV

Popular TV host Eleni Menegaki used her name day on 21 May as an opportunity to put an end to rumours stating that she will be leaving Alpha to appear …

News

Greece welcomes tourists, airlines announce flights but Australia’s government dashes hopes of travel

As Greek summer approaches, the key question on many people’s minds is “When will I be able to travel Greece again?” Greece’s Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis this week said hotels …

Features

Nothing could stop this man from marrying the woman of his dreams; Not even COVID-19

Vasili (Vas) Georgiou and Jen Proudfoot met in Antarctica where they spent 15 months working together as expeditioners for The Australian Antarctic Division at Davis Station, but their romance didn’t …

Life

Australia takes lead in the demand for Parthenon Marbles return

It was fitting that the International Association for the Reunification of the Parthenon Sculptures, with a strong Australian presence, chose World Culture Day on 21 May to spearhead a new …

Life

There’s a Korean twist at the Greek Centre

When Goody’s left the ground floor of the Greek Centre on Lonsdale Street in January, Greek Community sources had told Neos Kosmos that a new establishment “with a Greek flavour” …

Life

Athens is set to get its first Drive-In Cinema

Australians can enjoy a drive-in from time to time, but – though Athens did briefly have a drive-in during the 1980s – young Greeks only know about this type of …

Herbs are central to the unique flavours key to Greek cuisine

When you consider Greek cuisine there are a few key herbs that you will need to rely upon. And the fresher they are the better. Your ammunition belt of flavours …

Life

Six years on: Little John defied the odds

In 2014 little John Metaxiotis spent 165 days in hospital before finally being able to go home with his parents. John was born prematurely at only 26 weeks weeks old …

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Karditsa and Rethymno win European awards for safe walking and cycling paths

Karditsa in Central Greece and Rethymno, Crete, have both won first and second place respectively in competitions competitions for actions to promote safe walking and cycling. The competitions, which took …

News

Greece opens up tourism to 20 countries as AEGEAN increases flights

Greece will open its gates to foreign tourists from 20 countries without tests or quarantine on 15 June, 2020. Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis spoke in a televised address, announcing …