History

Scandinavian Travelers’ Impressions of Greece Showcased at Nordic Library

Hans Christian Andersen was among the Scandinavians to visit Greece in the 18th-19th centuries whose experiences form the basis of a new exhibition.

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Sports

Anticipation Builds for Ironman 70,3 Greece, Costa Navarino

Next month Costa Navarino will host Greece's first ever Ironman competition, further boosting Messinia's profile as an exciting sports tourism destination.

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Exhibitions

Major Benaki Exhibition to Commemorate 1821 War of Independence

The exhibition will be part of the commemorations of the 200th anniversary of the outbreak of the war and will include rare archival material.

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Exhibitions

Dimos Skoulakis: Benaki Show Spotlights Oft-Overlooked Artist

Modest and low-key, Demosthenes Skoulakis never drew the same attention as his better-known peers, but the artist was a key figure of modern Greek art.

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Archaeology

Free Entrance to Acropolis Museum on March 25

Not only will entry be free but visitors will be able to take part in special tours at the Acropolis Museum on Greek Independence Day.

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Film

Advocate: Film on Israeli Lawyer Wins at Thessaloniki Documentary Festival

"Advocate" which tells the story of Lea Tsemel, a longtime Israeli human rights lawyer, picked up the Thessaloniki festival's top honor.

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Photography

Learn Documentary Storytelling at the Hellenic Center for Photography

Through the workshop, aspiring photographers will be able to develop their skills in documentary photography, working on their own projects.

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Events

Patras Carnival Sets its Eye on World Record

Organizers of the biggest Carnival celebrations in Greece are angling for a place in the Guinness Book of World Records - with a dance.

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