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Greek Villagers Take A Powder In 'Flour War'

Reuters | David Moye | Posted 02.28.2017 | Weird News

Greek villagers staged a street battle on Monday with bags of colored flour in an annual tradition called the Flour War. The popular event attracts vi...

Emirates' New Athens Flights: A Sharp Poke in the Eye

Rob Britton | Posted 01.26.2017 | Business
Rob Britton

Emirates' recent announcement that they would begin nonstop flights from Newark to Athens on March 12 struck many Washington aviation experts as remar...

Missing James Franco In Oxford

Lisa Paul Streitfeld | Posted 01.19.2017 | Arts
Lisa Paul Streitfeld

"Excavating the Templar Treasure: Re/Searching the Hieros Gamos in Artistic & Critical Practice" was presented at the Contemporary Arts Research Unit ...

An Empty Free Library, North Of Athens

Gregoris Kalai | Posted 12.25.2016 | Home
Gregoris Kalai

On a sunny morning, an empty free library stands alone in the center of Kifisia, a suburb north of Athens. The neighborhood, inhabited mostly by wealt...

A Radical Post-Bernie Cooperative Multicultural Immigrant Manifesto

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 12.18.2016 | Politics
Nikolas Kozloff

In midtown Manhattan, I find myself in a busy beer hall full of holiday revelers. From off in the back, a raucous and cacophonous cheer suddenly rise...

Attackers On Motorcyle Throw Explosive At French Embassy In Athens

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 11.10.2016 | Home

ATHENS, Nov 10 (Reuters) - Attackers on a motorcycle threw an explosive device, possibly a hand grenade, at the French embassy in central Athens early...

Greenway Court Theater's Brilliant New Adaptation of Orwell's "1984" Serves Up an Interactive and Entertaining Tour-de-Force

Ashley Jude Collie | Posted 10.24.2016 | Arts
Ashley Jude Collie

Greenway's 1984 Marquee - Photo by Kristen Addix "...the past is unchangeable." "Wrong!" "...the force of gravity works." "Wrong!" "...two plus two e...

The Olympics Are Over...But The Story Tail Is Long

David Sable | Posted 08.23.2016 | Business
David Sable

I've admitted to being a sucker for the Olympics. But, truthfully, I am a sucker for those moments that, to me, are redolent of what the Olympics are...

Zonars Athens: The Revival Of A Legend

Sara Panagiotopoulou | Posted 03.10.2017 | Travel
Sara Panagiotopoulou

A handful of people with a vision have recently revived the special corner of Voukourestiou and Panepistimiou to its original glory and Zonars, that singular restaurant of modern lore, is once again housed in the grand building belonging to the Hellenic Army Pension Fund.

Desperate To Escape Poverty, Young Refugees In Athens Are Resorting To Prostitution

Refugees Deeply | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 01.02.2017 | Home

In this second part of our investigation into prostitution among child refugees in Athens, we see how lack of shelter and the rising price of people-s...

Stunning Photos Of The Oldest Bar In Athens

HuffPost Greece | Sara Elkamel | Posted 07.01.2016 | Taste

If you visit the Greek capital, you can’t miss the hundreds of colorful bottles that decorate the walls of the oldest bar and distillery in Athens, ...

CultureZohn: The Deste Foundation: As Greece Struggles, The Private Sector Steps Up

Patricia Zohn | Posted 06.28.2016 | Arts
Patricia Zohn

With its economy in free fall, Greece relies on the private sector to pick up the cultural slack.

Migrant And Refugee Children Find A Home In Greece's Intercultural Schools

HuffPost Greece | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 04.30.2016 | Home

ATHENS, Greece -- Behind the gate of the schoolyard in Athens’ Nea Ionia neighborhood, a group of children, dressed in colorful t-shirts and jackets...

Eating Out in Greece. 10 Ways to Eat Like a Local.

Elena Paravantes RD | Posted 04.19.2016 | Travel
Elena Paravantes RD

Every country has it own rules and considerations when it comes to food and Greece is no exception. You can eat like the locals and by knowing what to...

From Aleppo To Athens: Inside Two Syrian Families' Harrowing Journey To Europe

HuffPost Greece | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 04.12.2016 | Home

ATHENS, Greece -- Mazd and Rania got married about five months ago in their hometown of Aleppo, at around the same time Russian war planes started pou...

Sky Light Chasing - HRH Prince Nikolaos talks to Yatzer about Photography and Art for Tomorrow

Sara Panagiotopoulou | Posted 03.06.2017 | Arts
Sara Panagiotopoulou

HRH Prince Nikolaos at Christies, November 2015 "Imagine photographing the Big Bang," HRH Prince Nikolaos jokingly tells me when I asked him to start...

The Refugee Crisis in the Neighborhoods of Athens

Kelly Fanarioti | Posted 03.02.2017 | Home
Kelly Fanarioti

Facts reminding us of past centuries are taking place during the last months in Greece due to the refugee crisis.

The Harrowing Stories Of 5 Afghan Refugees Trapped In Greece

HuffPost Greece | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 03.02.2016 | Home

ATHENS -- Victoria Square, in the center of the Greek capital Athens, has for months been a hub for Afghan refugees and migrants passing through Greec...

Migrants And Refugees Stuck In Greece Face Uncertain Future

The Huffington Post | Danae Leivada | Posted 01.02.2017 | Home

Every week, we bring you one overlooked aspect of stories that made news in recent days. Did you notice the media forgot all about another story’s b...

The Future of the Past

Francis Levy | Posted 02.12.2017 | Arts
Francis Levy

The notion of free expression is almost quaint. Will the equivalent of history texts in the year 5000 record a period in civilization where people act...

In Greece of Misery

Justine Frangouli-Argyris | Posted 02.14.2017 | Politics
Justine Frangouli-Argyris

I have been in Athens over the course of the last week and, as I roam the city, from corner to corner, it is plain to see that there is very little traffic. Athens' onc- legendary vehicular hysteria is a thing of the past.

From San Francisco to Athens: Where Life Actually Started (Part I)

Maria Iotova | Posted 01.26.2017 | Women
Maria Iotova

There might be a drop of Europeanism in Lynn's heredity, extracted from the first four years of her life in Munich due to her father's work in the defense industry. But Lynn was raised American, and she certainly identifies herself as one.

From San Francisco to Athens: Where Life Actually Started (Part II)

Maria Iotova | Posted 01.23.2017 | Women
Maria Iotova

Gorgeous Greece (refugees and bureaucracy included) Like a typical enneagram type 7, Lynn loves Mykonos and dancing. And the biggest difference from ...

Foundation Launches Young Leadership Experience to Hellas (Greece)

Jim Luce | Posted 01.09.2017 | Impact
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Much of science, medicine, mathematics, theater, music and art come to us from ancient Greece, representing the highest of human virtues. This fascinating world of Gods, majestic temples, and stunning antiquities will be the experience of a lifetime.

The New Cycladic Art Museum Shop & Cafe in Athens, Greece

Sara Panagiotopoulou | Posted 01.06.2017 | Travel
Sara Panagiotopoulou

Crystal-blue waters lapping against sun-kissed beaches. The dry, meltemi wind rustling through fuchsia-colored bougainvillea vines. White-washed cubic...