Greece’s Religious Tourism at the Center of Talks Between Minister and Archbishop; GTP

Matters concerning religious tourism in Greece were recently discussed between Tourism Minister Harry Theoharis and Greek Archbishop Ieronymos.

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Mysteries of Medieval Mystras, Byzantium’s Indian summer and the birthplace of Modern Greece; Alexander Billinis Neos Kosmos

Mystras figures less prominently in historical commentary and touristic itineraries than other Greek sites, but for profundity and for a true taste of sublime, understated beauty, it is peerless. Here …

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Stunning Greece: A 13-Day Tour from Athens to the Greek Islands; Luxury Escapes

Today’s Luxury Escapes Travel Deal: Stunning Greece: A 13-Day Tour from Athens to the Greek Islands. Buy Now & Save 24% on Luxury Escapes Travel Deals.

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From ancient cities to the wonders of the world, this is the coolest holiday itinerary ever; Celestyal Cruises

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Greece wants to borrow a piece of the Parthenon from the Louvre in Paris; The National

The country has proposed a temporary exchange of artefacts to mark its 200th independence anniversary in 2021…

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Which Greek Islands Are Right for You?; Amanda Castleman; Afar

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On the Island of Rhodes, Marking 75 Years Since the Jewish Deportation; Sherri Moshman Paganos; Moment Magazine

On the island of Rhodes, a community that existed in the old town for 2,300 years was nearly wiped out in a single day: July 23, 1944.

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Visit ancient Delphi : tickets, rates and opening hours; Sophia Savagner; Traveltipy

Looking for something to do after visiting Athens ? Go visit ancient Delphi : one of the most important archeological sites in all of Greece!

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Acropolis and Acropolis Museum Tour with Entry Tickets; Get Your Guide

Experience an informative and fun tour of the most significant monument in Greece, the Acropolis of Athens. Visit the new Acropolis Museum, which is focused on the findings of this archaeological site.

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Three sites in the Region of Western Greece secure funding for restoration, preservation and maintenance works; Greek City Times

Three sites in the Region of Western Greece have secured 7.5 million euros in EU funding for the restoration, preservation and maintenance works to be covered by the Western Greece Region, the culture and economy ministries. One of the sites, the Xenokrateio school building in the town of Messolongi will be converted into a museum that…

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The Acropolis and the saga of the Parthenon Marbles; James Clark; Nomadic Notes

On James Clark’s first visit to Athens, he went to the Acropolis. After Athens, he went to London and saw the Parthenon Marbles at the British Museum. This turned out to be a great way to experience the Acropolis and the saga of the Parthenon Marbles.

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Acropolis to close early as high temperatures hit Athens; Greek City Times

Greece’s capital has been hit by a heatwave and as temperatures are expected to reach over 36°C on Friday July 5th, the Acropolis will be closed for a few hours as it was today. The hilltop UNESCO World Heritage site, the Acropolis closed for a few hours on Thursday July 4th between the hours of…

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The 10 best Greek islands; Heidi Fuller-Love; Time Out

These are the best Greek islands for year-round fun and sun. Cut through the Instagram noise and take your pick…

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Rhodes City – Greece; Veritas Vita; Waymarking

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What to do in Thessaloniki – Sightseeing Guide to Thessaloniki Greece; Dave Briggs; Dave’s Travel Pages

Don’t overlook Thessaloniki when planning your vacation in Greece. There’s plenty of things to do in Thessaloniki, and you’ll enjoy its laid back vibe.

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Visit the Ionian Islands on a Greece Vacation; Robert Glazier; Goway

If you are looking for a group of islands on a trip to Greece which is not only outstandingly scenic but also has a character of its own that sets it apart from other Greek islands, then look no further than the Ionian Islands.  First of all, let’s identify where the Ionian Islands are located. …

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Beat the crowds in Mykonos with these handy insider tips; Katie Wright; Irish Examiner

This Greek island is one of the trendiest destinations in Europe. But is it possible to escape the masses on a tiny island? Katie Wright finds out.

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Historical Island Of Delos To Become An Open Museum; Greek City Times

Greece’s Ministry of Culture announced this week that it was planning to transform the historical island of Delos in the Cyclades into an open museum.

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Greek World Heritage Sites; Heinrich Hall; Ancient History

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Essential Greek island hopping summer holiday deals – from £170pp; Clare Mellor; Sun

FROM Crete to Corfu, the Greek Islands have a great choice of top holiday destinations – and you don’t have to pick just one. Fly direct to many of the main islands – such as Mykonos…

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