OPA! Finding Meaning in Greece

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When we think of Greece, we often think of the whitewashed houses with blue doors and shutters painted to match the colors of the national flag and the sea and sky. We think of the many islands where tiny fishing boats lay docked in the forefront of sandy beaches and vast rolling hills filled with olive groves. And of course, we think of the many ancient buildings and sites of great architectural and historic significance, as well as the origin of the Olympic Games.

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Athens on the spot!

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September 19-21, 2014: See Lady Gaga and Cirque du Soleil in Athens.

Quidam photo logo small Athens on the spot!Multiple reasons exist for you to visit Athens all year round: travel 6000 years back into history and see up close all the ancient and medieval monuments, admire the architectural heritage of the 19th and 20th century, enjoy the light of the Attican sky, beaches, mountainous regions and nearby islands, gastronomy and nightlife. Read more

Travelling in Crete – The Food!

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Field climbs to right beyond terrace

One morning, while I was writing Cally’s Way on my mountainside terrace, an old woman wearing a kerchief stopped by on her way to the steep vacant lot next door, where herbs and artichokes grow in profusion. Pulling a sprig of fennel out of a cloth pouch attached to her apron, she smiled.
Very good with potatoes.” Read more