Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of May 13-19

It’s that time again! Grab our picks for this week’s top 10 Positive Greek News articles online this week.

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It’s Saturday, so it’s time to reveal this week’s picks for the top 10 Positive Greek News articles online this week. This is the last top 10, as we’ve got so much more to share with you this month, before we go on summer hiatus June 1. Let’s do this!


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Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles this week: 

Pelion: the guide to Greece’s secret peninsula

The homeland of the centaurs, it’s where the Greek gods themselves went for their summer holidays. Read more


Father Alex and Presbytera Xanthi Karloutsos to be recipients of 2018 Athenagoras Human Rights Award

Father Alexander and Presbytera Xanthi Karloutsos will be honored as the 2018 recipients of the Athenagoras Human Rights Award. Read more


A Wine Billionaire Emerges in Bordeaux

Four decades after her father bought Chateau Margaux, Corinne Mentzelopoulos has built the vineyard into a billion-dollar business. Read more


How The Ancient Minoans Inspire Summer Style

Lentils are meant to be frightfully good for you,” observed Prince Charles watching wild thyme honey being poured into a tripod terracotta cooking pot of pulses in the grounds of Knossos Palace that was constructed c.1900 B.C.  Read more


Secret Greece: 20 great islands

From secluded Serifos to stylish Kea, we pick the best beaches and tavernas — plus the coolest places to stay. Read more


Greek settlement in Australia goes back further than you think

Documentary photographer Effy Alexakis and historian Leonard Janiszewski will present two lectures in Melbourne this month, giving insight into the diversity of the Greek presence in Australia. Read more


More Greek Winners Reflect on Their NYIOOC Awards

Greek producers like these NYIOOC winners have studied modern olive oil production methods and engaged in the persistent efforts necessary to make some of the world’s best olive oils. Read more


10 great Greek islands: readers’ travel tips

Whether they choose deserted beaches, fabulous local food, walking or ferry-hopping itineraries, our readers have the Greek Islands well and truly sorted. Read more


Hellas House: Greek Cultural Center Opens in Shanghai

The venue  will showcase the very best of Greek culture, hospitality, gastronomy and tourism in the center of Shanghai city. Read more


Restoration of Greek island church wins Europa Nostra heritage award

The restoration of an 8th or 9th century Byzantine church on the Aegean island of Naxos is one of 29 recipients of the European Union’s prestigious Europa Nostra cultural heritage awards for 2018. Read more


That’s it for this week!

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