Events

Enjoy the August Full Moon at Greece’s Archaeological Sites and Museums

During the full moon on August 3, archaeological sites and museums across the country will extend opening hours and host free events.

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People

Greece Gives Novelist Victoria Hislop Honorary Greek Citizenship

The author of the bestselling novel "The Island" was granted Greek citizenship for promoting modern Greek history and culture.

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Music

Award-Winning French-Canadian Composer Pays Tribute to Mati Victims

Moved by the 2018 wildfire that killed over 100 people in the Eastern Attica village, pianist Alain Lefevre composed a piece for the piano and bouzouki.

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People

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Get Greek Passports, Meet Prime Minister

A photo posted to Instagram by the Greek PM shows the Hollywood power couple brandishing their new passports.

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Photography

Photo of Greece’s Meteora Goes Viral on Instagram

A photograph of the rock pillars of Meteora on Instagram’s official page has gathered more than a million likes in less than 24 hours.

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Greece Is Magazines

Greece Is Islands 2020 Will Be Available in Shops This Weekend!

Our latest issue provides our broadest look at the islands to date as we seek to capture the true essence of the Greek summer. Here's where to get it.

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Museums

Greece Opening its First Underwater Museum in Alonissos

Amateur divers will be able to visit the museum - centered around the famed Peristera wreck - with licensed guides from August to October.

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Film

“The Trip to Greece” is A Fitting Escape for Our Times

The fourth installment of the series featuring Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan offers the opportunity of an escape when we all need it most.

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