More than 50,000 migrants stranded in Greece


A total of 50,411 migrants and asylum-seekers are currently in Greece according to fresh data provided by the government. According to the data, which were made public Monday, 28,593 migrants and refugees are currently in northern Greece, 13,711 in Attica, 5,538 on the islands and the rest scattered around the country. Advertisements

Sanctuary of Artemis at Aulis


PHOTOS BY NIKOS TSOKOS   The sancuary is located between Avlida and Chalkida. Aulis or “Avlida” as it’s known in Greek was where one of the most dramatic scenes throughout Homer’s Iliad took place. After killing a sacred deer of the Goddess Artemis, the leader of the Greek forces Agamemnon could not set sail for…

The ruined splendour of Verengaria Hotel


  Hidden amongst the towering trees of Troodos Mountain, adjustment to Prodromos Village, Verengaria Hotel eagerly awaits for the person with the vision – and the required cash flow- to restore it to its former glory.   WORDS & PHOTOS SAVVAS LIMNATITIS   Honestly, I can’t recall who came up with the original idea. Not…