Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles: Week of May 6-12

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Top 10 Positive Greek News articles this week


Top 10 Positive Greek News Articles this week: 

Greece is a great getaway

As I write this column, I’m enjoying 85-degree temperatures, sun and a view of the Acropolis from the rooftop terrace of the Divani Caravel Hotel in downtown Athens, Greece. Read more


Aegean Airlines Sends Greek Gastronomy Soaring

Aegean Airlines has long been my top pick for air travel to, from and within Greece. It’s consistently named as “Europe’s Leading Regional Airline” by Skytrax. But did you know Aegean is also something of a Greek culinary roadshow in the sky? Read more


History is Greek to McParland 6th graders

“The legacy of Greece is vast,” she said.  “Many subjects in school today have Greek roots: biology, architecture, science, philosophy, debate, logic astronomy, history, geometry and theater. In fact, one word in eight used in the western world is Greek in its origin.” Read more


Filia Association of Greek communities celebrates 25 years

The Filia Association of Greek Communities, uniting 17 groups throughout Kazakhstan, is marking its 25th anniversary. Read more


Tourism ever more vital to country’s economy

Tourism constitutes the antidote to recession and unemployment, according to a study by the Institute of the Greek Tourism Confederation (InSETE). Read more


David Tsirekas to launch mod Greek restaurants in Chicago

The world has taken note of Sydney’s mod Greek revolution (hello Alpha, Opa and Ble) and where better to take inspirations from than Pitt Street’s 1821, the restaurant named after the Greek revolution against the Ottomans. Read more


Orthodox Christians gather in İzmir to remember Apostle John

“Cultural activities are important bridges between peoples. Turkey is a hub for faith tourism and religious services as well as related cultural activities.” Read more


Hydra, one of Greece’s most captivating islands

Hydra is a perfect escape from the city, making it an ideal day trip, where you can hike along the coast (head to the Profítis Ilías monastery at the top of the hill) or just have a day lying by the pristine beaches. Read more


Greece Wins a ‘Tourism Oscar’, Named Top 2018 Destination in Mediterranean and SE Europe

Greece was announced as the leading tourism destination in the Mediterranean and southeastern Europe for 2018 by SACEN International, the international center for the promotion and development of the tourism and catering sectors, during a special ceremony recently held in Belgrade, Serbia. Read more


Walking through history: Wareham students explore Greece & Italy on school trip

Spring vacation was definitely something extra-special this year for a group of Wareham High School students. Thanks to the Global Education Department in the Office of Beyond School Time, students took a 10-day trip to Greece and Italy. Read more


That’s it for this week! Check for a new list next Saturday!

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