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Ode to terroir: Tinos revealed

A few months ago in my article Greek wine: rising and falling trends for 2018′ published on my website, I mentioned the following: “Since Santorini is unique, with its unprecedented …

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Acropolis museum ranked ahead of Louvre

TripAdvisor’s annual Travelers Choice Awards for museums this year has the Acropolis Museum land just ahead of Paris’ jewel, the Louvre. The 2018 list still sees Musee d’Orsay in first place, …

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Turkey opposes to Greece’s mufti retirement status

Turkish Foreign Ministry’s Hami Aksoy is pushing Greece to “re-examine” a provision voted by Parliament that expects Muslim religious leaders (muftis) to retire at age of 67. The muftis have …

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Protocycladic archaeological discovery on Kythnos island sheds light on era

A huge habitation on Kythnos island has been uncovered allowing archaeologists to obtain valuable information on Greece’s history stretching from the Protocycladic era until the 7th-8th century AD. The site …

Sport

A series of unfortunate attempts to win the Grand Finals

Last weekend’s Grand Finals saw most of the play-offs in the National Premier Leagues around Australia come to a close. Olympic F.C. in Queensland and Canberra Olympic in the Capital were …

Life

Seeing the world through a bat’s eyes

If you visit the Force of Nature exhibition, opening today at the Yarra Ranges Regional Museum, you can’t miss Laki Sideris’ work. Titled Sonar Sight, it is a gigantic photo …

Features

No filter: The naked truth of Australian politics exposed in Mick Tsikas’ photos

The coincidence was inspiring. While organising an interview with one of the most prolific photojournalists of our times, the Greek Australian Walkley winner, Mick Tsikas of the Australian Associated Press, …

Life

The bra design shaking up the lingerie industry

Being a woman comes with its challenges; gender inequality across various sectors, periods, pregnancy, and even breasts. According to reports, it is estimated almost 80 per cent of women around …

Life

The most extensive, comprehensive anthology of Modern Greek poetry in English

Greek Canadian, Manolis Aligizakis is a poet of considerable lyrical achievements. Born in Crete, he emigrated to Vancouver in 1973 where he worked in various fields as an iron worker, …

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Parramatta celebrates in ‘Greek’ style

On Sunday the Parish-Community of Agios Ioannis in Parramatta held their Let’s Go Greek Festival. The event was held in the Parramatta building complex, inside of which the current temple …