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  • Greece and the Financial Crisis of the 21st Century

    By on Nov. 29, 2011
    An Opinion by Vassilios Damiras, Political and Defense Analyst, Chicago, U.S.A. Greece faces the most severe financial crisis since her independence in 1832 from the then powerful Ottoman Empire. The main cause for this complicated and serious problem is a corrupt socio-economic and political system. Greece has a huge public sector with an uncontrollable spending.
  • Discover Alonissos!

    By on June 29, 2011
    by Rania Kalapoda Alonissos is located in the Aegean Sea, a lush island in the Northern Sporades. A quiet and peaceful island, perfect for nature lovers and those seeking a quiet and relaxing holiday on a Greek island. Thesouthern part is more popular gathering more people while the north is barren and rocky.
  • Skiathos: the ''emerald'' of the Aegean

    By on June 22, 2011
    by Rania Kalapoda Skiathos! A beautiful  island in the central Aegean Sea, opposite of Pilio and Evia. An island with unique natural beauty, rich vegetation and some of the most beautiful beaches of  the Aegean. For many years, Skiathos has rightfully won the title   "Emerald of the Aegean", because visitors can combine golden beaches with an environment with rich vegetation and great history.
  • Koufonisia : the secret paradise of the Aegean

    By on June 14, 2011
    by Rania Kalapoda Koufonisia! These two small islands of the Small Eastern Cyclades, Ano and Kato Koufonissi, which although it isdifficult even to spot on a map, they have so much beauty that can mislead even the most restrained visitor. The AnoKoufonissi attracts the most people and also has some rooms and hotels to organize your accommodation.
  • Serifos: Cycladic work of art

    By on June 7, 2011
    by Rania Kalapoda Serifos! One of the most enchanting islands. In recent years it has become a particular popular resort for those who want to make their holidays in a place with good tourist infrastructure, but still retaining its traditional character.
  • Elafonissos: a small paradise

    By on May 31, 2011
    by Rania Kalapoda   Elafonissos! In the southeastern tip of the Laconian Gulf, across from Neapoli, you will find Elafonissos. A  beautiful island that offers the opportunity for relaxing holidays in a wonderful natural environment with beautiful beaches and crystal clear waters, away from mass tourism and crowds.
  • Greek Wonderland: Ikaria- a...strange island

    By on May 19, 2011
    by Rania Kalapoda IKARIA!! An island  of rare beauty which offers you the opportunity to live in a completely different pace from what you have already experienced in other islands. Ikaria is located in the northeastern Aegean Sea and belongs to the Prefecture of Samos. The capital of the island is Agios Kirikos.
  • The Greek Defense Policy 1974-1981

    By on May 13, 2011
    by Vassilios Damiras With the dramatic fall of the junta on July 24, 1974, the National Unity government of Karamanlis and the subsequent conservative administration of the New Democracy political party found the Greek armed forces with very low morale and inadequately prepared to deal with   the Turkish menace or any other military threat.
  • Greek Wonderland : Discover Paros, the heart of Cyclades

    By on May 12, 2011
    by Rania Kalapoda Paros! Is without doubt one of the most beautiful islands of the Cyclades in the Greek Aegean Sea, well worth considering for your summer escape plan. It can be approached by sea or air, as there are regular daily connections. Paros is an interesting destination for all tastes and expectations.