Top Positive Greek News: Week of Jan 1-7

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Get our staff’s picks for ‘best of the web’  for positive Greek news articles for the week of January 1-7. New list every Saturday!

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Our staff’s top picks for positive Greek news articles this week:


This 3,500-Year-Old Greek Tomb Upended What We Thought We Knew About the Roots of Western Civilization

The recent discovery of the grave of an ancient soldier is challenging accepted wisdom among archaeologists. Read more

A winter visit to Athens offers a pleasant alternative

If you’ve got more than beaches on your mind, there’s plenty of upside to a brief cool visit that avoids the crowds and heat of summer. Read more

52 Places to Go in 2017

There are thousands of getaways to explore this year. Here are some ideas to get you started. Read more

Billionaire affirms Barbuda project

John Paul DeJoria, who has been heralded as the billionaire behind the Peace Love & Happiness hotel project on Barbuda, has finally sealed the deal on the US $250 million venture. Read more

The Best Wines To Drink In 2017

I asked a group of sommeliers and wine writers which varietals, regions and styles they’re excited to drink more of in the new year. Read more

Flavors of Greece

The New York Times shares a collection of Greek recipes in its Cooking section. Read more

25 Ways to Leave Your Wine Love

I concluded that all we need to do is vow to try just one new-to-us wine only every other week. That’s just 25 new wines a year. The rest of the time we can wallow happily and guilt-free in our usual wine-complacency. Read more

Yanni’s Brings a Modern Take on Greek Food to The Glen

If you leave Yanni’s hungry, you’re doing it wrong. Read more

That’s it for this week!

Check back next Saturday for a new list of our staff’s top picks for positive Greek news on the web.

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