A Greek writer and erstwhile politician who ridiculed the concept of Holy Fire ahead of Easter has drawn sharp rebukes from critics but also the backing of a new, rising political party leader who defended his stance in a country where almost everyone declares themselves Greek Orthodox and a Church
Church supporter. Nikos Dimou suggested that the Holy Fire brought back from Jerusalem each Easter Saturday is not the result of a miracle.
You can still go to Astoria for Greek food, but it certainly won’t be the only cuisine of choice, reports the New York Daily News. The number of non-only-Greek
New NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio, the first Democrat to hold that post since the 20-year reign of Republicans Rudy Giuliani and Michael Bloomberg, and considered by some
Staying in Athens and interested in a little sophisticated entertainment? A classical concert, ballet performance, or opera, perhaps? Look no further than the Megaron Mousikis, the Athens Concert
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