jan 19

Greek traditional recipe : Lentils soup (soupa me fakes in Greek)

What is better than a traditional Greek main course of Cretan mediterranean diet  for your family in Winter? Nothing better than a natural, healthy, simple and cheap lentils soup (φακές = fakes in Greek) from Greek cuisine.  No, lentils are not disgusting at all !! Okay, they haven’t good appearance and have a singular taste but you must know that this traditional modest dish is absolutely fantastic and it is on every Greek table once a week. You should taste also this month’s special menu also for vegetarians and vegans of course I make you discover today…

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jan 18

Ελληνικές πόλεις στην Ισπανία

 

Aρχαία πόλη Εmpuries, Καταλονία Ισπανίας

Οι Γάλλοι και οι Ισπανοί δεν έχουν πρόβλημα να υιοθετήσουν την ελληνική ιστορία και παράδοση. Εμείς Έλληνες, θα έπρεπε να αποδείξουμε εμπράκτως ότι η Ελλάδα είναι γεννήτρα της σημερινής ευρωπαϊκής ηπείρου. Πώς ; Mε μεγαλύτερη προβολή της ιστορίας των αποικιών της Ελλάδος. Πήγα προ πέρυσι στην Ισπανία, στην « Escala d’ Empuries » στα ίχνη του Ελληνικού πολιτισμού του 6ου αι. Π.Χ για να θαυμάσω την εγκατάσταση των Ελλήνων εκεί…

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jan 12

Kastoria, the most beautiful greek town in Greece in winter

I ‘ve been living in Greece for many years. I travelled a lot and I can assure you that Kastoria is the most beautiful greek town in Greece in winter. It is so romantic, so modeslty pretty… and you can do so many things there ! Here is a 6 days’ trip I organized 2 years ago in this town…

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jan 07

John ‘s name celebrated in Greece on the 7th of January, St John the Forerunner Day

We have bright festivities in Greece on the 7th of January. We have a celebration for every person named Yannis (John in english) in memory of St John the Baptist who prepared the way for the coming of Jesus Christ and baptized him. Why is this feast so important in Greece ?

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