Now that the weather is warmer, what a better way to explore the city's beautiful neighbourhoods and the historical center of Athens than by bike! And if you don't own a bike, no reason to worry! The City of Athens has already launched a pilot projec…

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“Can we become, literally, different people? Can we change our mind, our feelings, the way we think and exist in the world? The answer is, unquestionably, yes” says Laurie Anderson, experimental artist and guest Artistic Director of the p…

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For the first time after the discovery in of the 2,100-year-old Antikythera mechanism over a hundred years ago in an ancient shipwreck off the southwestern Aegean isle of ‪‎Antikythera, a complete rendering of all the inscriptions found…

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Perhaps it is a “sign of the times” but people nowadays appear to be experiencing some kind of existential angst, in spite of obvious advances in our way and quality of life. In chasing “the good life”, many sacrifice relation…

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In this week’s Events & Culture Agenda”: European Music Day celebrated all over Greece, Carmina Burana at the Odeon of Herodes Atticus, NOW Literature Festival, an exhibition of works by acclaimed French architect Jean Nouvel, Street…

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In the East Aegean Sea, somewhere at a crossroads between East and West, on the island of Chios, mastic (Chios Mastiha) has been cultivated since antiquity. Connected to traditions, historical events and cultural exchanges, this brand product remains…

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Ioannis Pappos’s Hotel Living is a portrait of privilege, aspiration, and international finance during the wayward course of the American economy between 9/11 and the 2008 Financial collapse, and is filled with surprisingly tender observations…

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We have no right to rest on the laurels of our ancestors, but we have to build our own future, guided by their own unquestionable universal heritage and legacysaid President Pavlopoulos on the occasion of the reopening of the Archaeolo…

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In this week’s Events & Culture Agenda: Athens Photo Festival at Benaki Museum, Greek & Canadian Artists’ Exhibition at TAF, Greek Jazz Panorama, Athens Pride 2016 and Syros Triathlon.

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On May 26-27, there took place the Third Workshop on 'Romeyka and the languages of the eastern Black Sea' at Queens' College, Cambridge. Romeyka [Muslim Pontic Greek, Rumca] is the last surviving variety of Greek spoken in north-eastern Turkey, in th…

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