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The Art of Truffle Hunting in Greece

The art of truffle hunting has historic roots in Greece and throughout Europe. It is one of the world’s wonderful delicacies that is the perfect addition to a beautifully prepared meal.

The Most Amazing Gorges in Greece

Europe’s most amazing gorges can be explored right here in Greece, both on the islands and mainland.

National Museum of Contemporary Art: EMST PROLOGUES

The Greek art scene is getting ready for the full opening of a significant new addition to the Athenian landscape, a new National Museum of Contemporary Art in Athens. Some say its Greece’s version of London’s Tate Modern.

Retsina Reborn: Then and Now

Some say retsina, a Greek wine, is an acquired taste. It isn’t your typical white thanks to its pine resin aftertaste. No matter what one’s opinion is, retsina is a steadfast part of Greek tradition and “new” versions are up and coming.

Hidden Destination: Spotlight on Meteora

Meteora has often been referred to as the spiritual wonder of Greece. Others describe it as being the most miraculous landscape in the region of Thessaly. It is both and that makes it a unique destination to discover.

Tour Kastoria: The Ghost Town of Korestia

Greece’s long and turbulent history has led to pockets of abandoned villages which are fascinating to explore. One such village is the ghost town of Korestia, known for its impressive architecture and character.

Greece’s Wild Edible Greens: Horta and More

Collecting, cooking and enjoying wild edible greens in Greece dates back to ancient times. Here’s a look at what you can forage for in Greece…

Top Mystical Ancient Greek Sites

The numerous mystical ancient Greek sites located across the country are open to be explored, but can you truly unravel all of their secrets?

Folk Music of Epirus: Timeless Music of Greece

Backed by a fascinating history of eloquent musical innovation, the folk music of Epirus is the end result of diverse influences that create a unique timeless sound. It’s a story that intertwines musical passion, cultural and religious beliefs and deep rooted tradition from this northern pocket of Greece that sits on the Greek and Albanian

Hidden Destination: Spotlight on the Mythical Region of Arcadia

In Greek and Roman mythology, the mythical region of Arcadia was described over and over as an earthly paradise. Today, you can see what influenced such stories by exploring this breathtaking mountainous region situated in the Peloponnese.