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Check out the Most Exquisite Ancient Greek Inventions

This summer step into the depths of ancient history and uncover the inventions that Greeks contributed to the world.
For the months of June and July, Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology will be showcasing the most renowned hi-tech inventions of the ancient Greeks.

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The most Intriguing Local Feasts and Festivals in Halkidiki

Featuring some of the most mesmerizing landscapes in northern Greece, golden sandy beaches, emerald waters and natural wonders, Halkidiki is considered a top summer destination. Besides its sheer beauty, Halkidiki is a mecca of happenings, of cultural events, feasts and festivals worth attending.

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A Taste of Corfu – 5 Must Taste Dishes

Under the Byzantines, the French, the British and the Venetian rulers, the island of Corfu has shaped its character, its architecture, culture, language and local cuisine. A mouth-watering cuisine greatly based on the Mediterranean gastronomy and greatly inspired by the textures, flavors and aromas of its conquerors.

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A Taste of Ithaca – 5 Must Taste Dishes

Ithaca is an island known for its mythical past, its laid-back character and authentic flavors and aromas. While in the island, make sure to taste some of the locally produced goods as well as specialties commonly served in the Ionian Islands.

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The Top Historical Sites of Greece

History buffs visiting Greece will rejoice and be astounded by the historical sites that they will encounter. At the same time, they will be very confused when trying to figure out which historical site to visit next.

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The Top 5 Contemporary Art Galleries in Athens

Athens is a cultural hub of ancient and new cultures featuring museums, exhibition centers and art galleries worth exploring.

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Jazz…the Greek Way

Welcoming the festive season of the holidays, the 7th Hellenic Jazz Panorama will be landing at Onassis Cultural Center between the 7th and 9th of December.

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A Global Voice for the Refugees

Get ready for the first secret global festival that will take your breath away! 1000 voices performing at 300 hundred stages are going to sing simultaneously in 60 countries around the globe to support the refugees. But hush, it’s a secret!

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Top Naturist Beaches in Greece

If you feel that you’ve had enough with all the “must do’s” and “have to’s” going on in your life maybe, it’s time for you to escape from your everyday routine. Time to leave your worries and anxiety behind and find your way back to nature.

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The Mastic Museum in Greece

Another Museum Gem in Greece

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The Top 10 Castles of Greece

In a land of Kings & Queens, Masters and Knights there could only be a great number of fortresses, castles, palaces and fortified towns counting to more than a thousand, rich with history, heritage and tradition.

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An Oasis in the City of Athens

Right next to the Greek Parliament and Syntagma square, in the bustling city center of Athens lies a verdant oasis of relaxation and repose that was commissioned by Queen Amalia in 1838 and soon became known as the Royal Garden. A gem of a garden reflecting the Greek national heritage and civilization from side to side.

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The Best Ho-Ho-Ho Events for Children in Athens

This year, make sure to treat your little ones to a very special Christmas, visit Santa’s village, meet the elves and enter a world of fairytales and magic.

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Hybrids, the New Generation at the Onassis Cultural Center

Art and technology come together under the roof of the Onassis Cultural Center to introduce a new breed, the Hybrid. Discover what happens when mixing diverse media and genres to create new forms of artistic expression and how human intelligence can become a work of art.

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Petit Paris d’ Athènes is back

Petit Paris is revisiting Athens between the 6th and the 16th of October for a fourth year in a row to lure visitors into the magical ambiance of Paris through an extensive range of artistic performances.

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