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May Day in Greece: Customs and Traditions

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.

Greek Bombonieres: History and Tradition

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.

6 Top Museum Café Experiences in Greece

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

Epiphany in Greece: Celebration and Meaning

The Epiphany in Greece is one of the most fascinating of cultural traditions to witness during your travels.

A Greek Christmas Traditions in Photos: Old to New

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 Roadside Shrines in Greece: History and Traditions of Kandylakia

The small roadside shrines scattered here and there, along the curvy roads in Greece, are an important part of the Greek culture.

Stunning Yet Unknown UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Greece

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.

Lesser-Known Museums in Athens: Incredible Collections to Discover

The lesser-known museums of Athens are full of incredible artifacts, art and historic relics to discover.

The Thematic Museums of Greece

The thematic museums of Greece delve into topics that are dear to Greek culture and history.

Traditional Greek Chapels: The Saints and Stories

Traditional Greek chapels and monasteries adorn the Greek landscape. Unique in style, they dot much of Greece’s landscapes. You can find them set on endless green plains, tucked in rich olive groves, built high on magnificent mountainous landscapes or set on cliffs overlooking the sparkling Aegean Sea.