One of the 20 most important festivals for animation globally and Greece’s largest, the Anima Syros Festival has been drawing a creative international community of animators to the elegant neoclassical town of Hermoupolis (“City of Hermes”), Syros since 2008.
One of the wonderful things about Greece’s Summer Cultural Festivals is that it is a chance for performances of contemporary movements and works to take place in nation with an ancient cultural tradition. Even in the most cutting edge works, the inspiration of ancient Greece is fundamental.
Every summer Greece is bursting with cultural events and festivals which take place in all corners of the country. The Greek Summer Festivals promise unique and refined experiences that will evoke profound emotions, taking visitors on a journey through a centuries-old culture. At the end of June and the beginning of July, the spotlight falls
May Day in Greece is an ancient and much-loved holiday tradition which marks the celebration of spring. May Day is traditionally celebrated in the countryside, where friends and families gather for this high-point of spring — engaging in flower collection, picnics and fun in the sun.
A bomboniere in its classic form is simple. If there is one single object that represents a momentous, joyous event in Greece, is the Greek Bomboniere. No wedding or baptism is without these beautiful, symbolic favors- they are deeply bound to Greek tradition.
Greece is certainly known for culture. And it’s also known for café culture. So it stands to reason that most museums will have a fine café to complement the experience — a place to reflect on your impressions, write in your travel journal, and charge up for the rest of the day or night. Here
Travel throughout Greece during the winter holidays and you’ll see a mix of Greek and international traditions. It’s a festive atmosphere that has evolved over time.
The small roadside shrines scattered here and there, along the curvy roads in Greece, are an important part of the Greek culture.
Greece is a crossroads of fantastic art, diverse cultures and numerous civilizations. Over thousands of years, archaeologists and historians have studied and uncovered beautiful pieces of the past including incredible feats of architecture like palaces, fortresses, churches, temples and ancient homes.