What makes the architectural vernacular of Greece so unique and evocative? All of those curving corners, whitewashed surfaces, and vivid blue floors give its islands a dreamy vibe that’s perfectly offset by the glittering seas around them. Of course, there’s a practical reason for all that white pigment, too: reflecting the harsh sunlight to keep […]
PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will travel to Athens next month to send a message to fellow euro zone leaders about the need to strengthen the currency union, at a time when Greece is emerging from years of economic crisis, French officials said.
Lindsay Lohan heads to the beach to catch some rays on Monday (August 21) in Mykonos, Greece. The 31-year-old actress was reading a book on the beach – “The Honeymoon” by Tina Seskis – while chatting with her pals. Lindsay spends lots of time on the Greek island. She was seen soaking up the sun [...]
The left wing party that rose spectacularly to power in Greece in 2015 has delivered none of the promise so many were hoping for, writes Professor Vrasidas Karalis. When it was elected we all felt relief. No more austerity, no more fiscal restrictions, no insecurity – these were the months of thinking magically. A new [...]Show More Summary
It is with great sadness that I learned last week of the passing of winemaker Haridimos Hatzidakis, one of Greece's finest winemakers. At the age of fifty, we lost him far too soon, and I can't imagine his family's heartbreak at the tragedy. Show More Summary
The Greek federation is alleging foul play after Antetokounmpo pulled out due to a knee injury. This is a bad idea that’ll only alienate its star. Against all odds, Giannis Antetokounmpo, an NBA wunderkind, was slated to play with the Greek national basketball team at EuroBasket 2017 this summer. Show More Summary
The NBA stayed to the point in their response to the Greek basketball federation
The Bucks said that star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was training for a brief time with the Greek National Team when he reported knee pain to the NBA team, an injury that would keep him out of the European championships
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Milwaukee Bucks say Giannis Antetokounmpo was training briefly with the Greek national team when he reported to his NBA team that he was experiencing knee pain, an injury that will keep him out of the European championship.
The brightly coloured minivan that pulls into Athens' food market, drawing a group of refugees around it, is not carrying something edible. The contents -- hundreds of books -- are there to satisfy a different sort of hunger. For tens...Show More Summary
The federation claims a plan was hatched to keep the star from playing for Greece.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- Greece's basketball federation accused the Milwaukee Bucks and the NBA of hatching a plan to prevent Giannis Antetokounmpo on Saturday from playing in the European championship.
Watch the tense final 30 seconds as Great Britain lose to EuroBasket contenders Greece 84-88 in a dramatic finish to their warm-up game at the Copper Box.
Milwaukee's star did not get cleared to play for his national team due to a painful knee injury
The attacks in Spain, the rally in Charlottesville, Usain Bolt’s last race and wildfires in Greece – the news of the week captured by the world’s best photojournalists Continue reading...
Greece's basketball federation has reacted sharply to an announcement by Milwaukee Bucks star and Greece international Giannis Antetokounmpo that he would miss the Eurobasket because of a knee injury
From Sporades to the Ionian Islands The country of Greece and its many islands are a favorite travel destination, especially in the summer when the glint of the azure blue Aegean Sea bounces off the bright white buildings perched high...Show More Summary
In Christopher Bollen’s new literary thriller, “The Destroyers,” a young playboy vanishes on the Greek island of Patmos.
TV personality Jeff Corwin hiked to the top of an active volcano in Greece, rappelled down steep cliffs in Montenegro and went scuba diving off the coast of Croatia. It all happened during an episode last Saturday of "Ocean Treks with Jeff Corwin," one of three shows from Carnival Corp. that were...
Book this great deal on flights from the New York area to Athens for as little as $391 per person! This is a great deal on a great airline! The post Fly Emirates From Newark To Greece For As Low As $391 appeared first on Running with Miles.