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Impressive Group Dance ”Hasapiko” Amazes Residents and Tourists on Mykonos (video)

Impressive Group Dance ”Hasapiko” Amazes Residents and Tourists on Mykonos (video) Hundreds of residents and tourists gathered in Mykonos‘ old port to dance the traditional ”hasapiko” dance on Sunday afternoon. According to the Orthodox Christian calendar, this Sunday was Palm Sunday, and a big group of professional and amateur dancers wearing traditional Greek island clothes gathered to perform, for the sixth...
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Trips Abroad See Record Year as Greeks Traveled 8 Million Times in 2018

Trips Abroad See Record Year as Greeks Traveled 8 Million Times in 2018 2018 was another record-breaking year for tourism as Greeks went abroad approximately eight million times between January 1 and December 31. According to the latest figures available from the Bank of Greece, trips abroad saw an increase of approximately 300 thousand compared to the number in 2017. The total figure in 2016 was approximately 7.2...
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Fresh Clashes Erupt Between Anarchists and Police in Athens’ Exarchia

Fresh Clashes Erupt Between Anarchists and Police in Athens’ Exarchia Once again, violence erupted in the Exarchia district of Athens on Saturday night. A group of young men came from the Polytechnic School’s premises and threw rocks and petrol bombs at a police unit that was stationed at Patision Avenue at 11:30 p.m local time. For approximately one hour and thirty minutes, the police clashed […]...
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