For Greek community in L.A. , USA, I propose you a site. Many Greeks are living in Los Angeles, near by the golden world of Hollywood. See the site here Greekla.com and be updated for all greek cultural events taking place in L.A.
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…
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 ?
Because of his singular strong, deep and unique voice, Stelios Kazantzidis is now the most world famous Greek listenned singer of popular music in the name of Greece. Discover the hellenic spirit through this oustanding singer.
Christmas and New Year Eve in Greece is celebrated in a particular but intense way in Greece. It’s worth spending a couple of days in Greece to discover this way closer to values we tend to lose : Religion, Family and Human warmth at table.