There is nothing ‘spartan’ about this Greek restaurant other than the name.
The quake caused some damage to the mountainous road network in the area due to falling rocks but no casualties.
A two-day trip to Pieria, Greece only really allows one to skim the surface of what the lush region has to offer.
The current crisis, and every crisis, is a tremendous opportunity for growth, maturity and development for all involved.
The country of 11 million people is deeply divided over whether to accept an offer by international creditors that PM Alexis Tsipras calls a "humiliation."
The European Union’s Greek tragedy all but invites hyperbole. Hence analysts outdo each other in scripting doomsday scenarios.
Unidentified assailants opened fire on the Israeli embassy in Athens with a Kalashnikov assault rifle in the early hours of Dec. 12. No injuries were reported.
After two years of waiting in the wings, Tsipras and his Syriza party stormed to power in Sunday's snap election.
Syriza’s ranks include an array of leftists ranging from Marxists to Greens.
Greco is an outpost of Hellenistic flavor.