Good Friday Orthodox Easter 2017.

Good Friday Orthodox Easter 2017. The Epitaph commemoration in Thessaloniki, Greece.

Good Friday is a mournful day, commemorating the Passion of Christ.

The Epitaphios, or Epitaphios Thrinos in Greek, is the Good Friday evening Orthodox service.

Throughout Greece, the Passion of the Christ is revived in various religious traditions, in every town or village. read more

Thessaloniki, Greece Snowfall January 2017

Thessaloniki, Greece Heavy Snowfall 10 & 11 January 2017

Tuesday morning January 10 found the city unprepared to deal with the sudden snowfall.

Hours of dense snow covered even the city’s center pavements and streets with white.

People were told to leave their works and head back home.

This event led to endless traffic jams. read more