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Weekend escapes near Athens!
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Weekend escapes near Athens!

Panos - Nov 14, 2018

Chalkida: the town of “mad waters” There is a reference point, a place of attraction for Athenians and people from Central Greece, none other than beautiful Chalkida,…

Submerged Greek ancient cities!
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Submerged Greek ancient cities!

Panos - Nov 13, 2018

The profound geological changes in Greece and throughout the Mediterranean sometimes resulted in the submergence of entire settlements. On your next visit to Greece explore the following…

Plaka: Around the district of “Gods”
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Plaka: Around the district of “Gods”

Panos - Nov 15, 2018

It is the oldest district in Athens (it is also mentioned as “Gods’ district”) with outstanding scenery. The moment you start walking on its paved narrow lanes…

Gavdos, an island at the end of the Continent
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Gavdos, an island at the end of the Continent

Panos - Nov 16, 2018

Described by Homer as the place where Odysseus shipwrecked on his way back from Troy, Gavdos is a remote island located 45 km (28 miles) from the…

The one easy tip for a cheap Greek holiday
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The one easy tip for a cheap Greek holiday

Panos - Nov 19, 2018

Travelling to Greece during the peak summer months can feel both like a dream and a nightmare. The islands are warm, sunbaked, and full of life and…

Chios: A mastic-scented island with fascinating history
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Chios: A mastic-scented island with fascinating history

Panos - Nov 14, 2018

Much as Chios is famous for its mastic, it is not the only “magic” one can find on this island. Alongside its rich history starting from the…

“Wish Tree” on Greek island becomes Tourist attraction
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“Wish Tree” on Greek island becomes Tourist attraction

Panos - Nov 19, 2018

The “wish tree” on the picturesque Antipaxos island in the Ionian Sea has become a tourist attraction, as every year hundreds leave their wish there hoping it…

EP calls for official suspension of Turkey’s EU accession talks
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EP calls for official suspension of Turkey’s EU accession talks

Panos - Nov 15, 2018

The European Parliament’s rapporteur called for the formal suspension of EU accession negotiations with Turkey. The body based its resolution on the annual report drawn up by…

Archaeologists find missing piece of 2.200-year-old Antikythera Mechanism
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Archaeologists find missing piece of 2.200-year-old Antikythera Mechanism

Panos - Nov 16, 2018

A missing piece of the world’s oldest analogue computer, the Antikythera Mechanism, is believed to have been found on an Aegean seabed. Discovered in 2017 resembling greenish…

Chancellor Angela Merkel calls for creation of European Army
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Chancellor Angela Merkel calls for creation of European Army

Panos - Nov 14, 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called for the creation of a European army during her speech before the Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg on November 13.…

Brexit deal agreed, UK media report
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Brexit deal agreed, UK media report

makis - Nov 13, 2018

According to reports in British media, an agreement has been reached between European Union and UK negotiators on a text that deals with the Irish border. It…

Over 5000 Turks seek asylum in Greece since failed coup
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Over 5000 Turks seek asylum in Greece since failed coup

Panos - Nov 14, 2018

A total of 5786 Turkish citizens have sought asylum in neighbouring Greece in the 27 months following Turkey’s July 2016, coup attempt, independent news site Diken reported,…

Men with beards are more attractive to women, study finds
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Men with beards are more attractive to women, study finds

Panos - Nov 14, 2018

Men with beards are more attractive to women than those without, a major new scientific study on the topic has found. The research, which was published in…

EBRD forecasts Greek economic, labor sector recovery, but at very slow rate
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EBRD forecasts Greek economic, labor sector recovery, but at very slow rate

Panos - Nov 14, 2018

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) forecasts a recovery in the Greek economy and the country's labor market, but at an extremely slow pace, with…

The history of Intelligence
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The history of Intelligence

Panos - Nov 13, 2018

The history of espionage is far older than any of today’s intelligence agencies, yet the long history of intelligence operations has been largely forgotten. The first mention…

Lotto results: 14/11/2018
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Lotto results: 14/11/2018

Panos - Nov 14, 2018

The winning numbers from the Lotto draw are as follows:

British PM Theresa May vows to uphold referendum vote on Brexit
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British PM Theresa May vows to uphold referendum vote on Brexit

Panos - Nov 16, 2018

British Prime Minister Theresa May held a press conference following a day of heated parliamentary debate, and rebellion in her Conservative Party over the UK/EU Withdrawal deal.…

Syriza MPs attacked during the 17th November Polytechnic celebrations (video)
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Syriza MPs attacked during the 17th November Polytechnic celebrations (video)

makis - Nov 16, 2018

A delegation of SYRIZA MPs that went to lay a wreath in honour of the “17th November Polytechnic” celebration was attacked and pushed away by leftists. Among…

Traffic diversions from Thursday in Athens ahead of November 17th anniversary
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Traffic diversions from Thursday in Athens ahead of November 17th anniversary

Panos - Nov 15, 2018

Greek police are on alert ahead of the celebrations for the 45th “November 17th” anniversary of the 1974 student uprising against the military junta. The celebrations are…

Sports columnist Panoutsos and ex-SYRIZA MP & writer Tatsopoulos join ND
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Sports columnist Panoutsos and ex-SYRIZA MP & writer Tatsopoulos join ND

makis - Nov 13, 2018

Well-known sports columnist and football pundit Antonis Panoutsos and writer and former SYRIZA PM Petros Tatsopoulos will be running as candidates for conservative opposition party New Democracy…