The Cretan Way - A 28-day walk” is a recently published booklet and the brainchild of Luca Gianotti, an Italian walking guide. Part of the Anavasi editions cartographic programme, it includes maps, descriptions, travelogue, GPS tracks, a…

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The Epidaurus Lyceum is an ambitious new project of the Athens and Epidaurus Festival. From July 4th to July 19th, Epidaurus Lyceum will be the meeting point for 150 actors, drama teachers, directors, musicians, choreographers, theatre theorists, ant…

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Nicos Ligouris’ Dialogue of Berlin (Der Dialog von Berlin) is a cinematic essay that combines documentary, fiction and philosophical contemplation (recently screened in the 19th Thessaloniki Documentary Festival) on the subj…

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In 1969 the famous director Theo Angelopoulos shoots his first feature film «Reconstruction» in the village of Monodendri in Ioannina, northern Greece. In the summer of 2013 Lefteris Rizos, a permanent resident of the village who was an e…

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Next weekend is your last chance to register for the exams for the Certificates of Attainment in Greek: the deadline for registration has been extended to March 26. Examinations at all levels for the Certificate of Attainment in Greek are held once…

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The Greek islands, well known for their sunny beaches and clear blue waters, attract outdoor enthusiasts not only for activities such as diving, scuba diving, snorkeling, wind surfing, sailing or just sun bathing, but also for hiking and walking tou…

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Antiquity is a term with a very wide spectrum of connotations. Nevertheless, emotional intelligence would not be one of the first to come in mind when thinking about Ancient Greece. Bringing to vivid life the emotions of the people of ancient Greece,…

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Poverty in Greece has marked an increase of 40% in the period 2008 to 2015, according to a new report (Armut in Europa – eine multidimensionale Betrachtung) released by the Cologne Institute for Economic Research (Institut der deutschen Wirtsch…

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March 6 is the day Melina Mercouri passed away; but also her "Memorial Day". This is the day the Acropolis Museum chose to honor the Greek actress and politician.

Melina Mercouri is one of the great women figures of Greece in the 20th century. A ma…

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Historians, biblical scholars and students of classical Greece alike no longer have to make the trip to the British Library’s reading rooms since most of the British Library’s Greek manuscripts are now accessible online. As a result of th…

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