Macedonia agrees to change its name and end its 27-year beef with Greece

Milos Bicanski/Getty Images The leaders of Macedonia and Greece reached an agreement on Tuesday to end a 27-year feud surrounding the Balkan country’s name.  The prime ministers have agreed to refer to Macedonia as the Republic of Northern Macedonia or Severna Makedonija, in the Macedonian language.  The move aims to appease Greece, which had opposed the […]

The incredible life of Prince William’s Instagram-famous godson, Prince Constantine-Alexios of Greece

Photo by Anthony Harvey / Getty Images So, Prince Harry is officially off the market — but don’t despair. There are still plenty of eligible young princes out there to steal your hearts. One such bachelor is Prince Constantine-Alexios of Greece and Denmark or ‘Tino’ to his friends. Alexios is 19-years-old and currently enrolled in […]

Santorini in HELL: Greece NOW struggles to cope as record 32m tourists land on shores

Greece will welcome a record 32 million foreign travellers this year – that’s more than twice the 15 million tourists who visited in 2010. It’s the only European destination this decade which has seen such an overwhelming surge in visitor numbers. There’s no denying tourism has greatly helped Greece and its struggling economy – it’s […]

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey heads to Greece, if we believe this keychain

Guessing the setting of the next Assassin’s Creed adventure is a honored tradition for fans at this point, and it looks like the winners this time around are anyone who put their bets on Greece — that is, if we can believe merchandise that is appearing online today. French website Jeux Video Live has uncovered […]

How to Do Greece Like Onassis, But Cheap

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Stricter Regulations Force Uber Out of Greece

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‘Refugee bottleneck in Greece result of EU & NATO failure to deal with Syria problems’

The EU is the biggest culprit in the refugee crisis in Europe, and you can’t leave it to Greece alone to deal with it, Stephen Morris from the English Democrats party says. Why aren’t NATO and the EU doing anything, he asks. Around 47,000 asylum-seekers have found themselves unable to leave Greece due to closed-border […]

Why Greece always leads the parade of athletes at the Olympic opening ceremony and how the rest of the order is determined

Petr David Josek/AP The Winter Olympics kicked off with the opening ceremony in Pyeongchang on Friday. Greece once again led the parade of nations, as is tradition, because of their role in the origin of the Olympics. The rest of the order is determined alphabetically by the host nation’s language. The 2018 Winter Olympics officially […]

Deal Alert: NYC to Italy and Greece From $397 Per Person Round-Trip for Two Passengers

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