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Susan Athanasakou
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Originally from Leeds, England where I met my Greek God whom I have now been living with in beautiful Greece for over thirty years.
Originally from Leeds, England where I met my Greek God whom I have now been living with in beautiful Greece for over thirty years.

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Dionysia: Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll, the Original Greek Carnival.
Greek Carnival Let the good times roll. Happy
days are here again, it’s Greek Carnival, a whole three weeks of it, when
Greeks go all out, for the last time, (Don't believe the last time bit, this is Greece!) before the sober forty days of Lent. Masquerade
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30 Great Greeks, Ancient and Modern.
We Are All Greek The
history of the Greeks goes way, way back, back to the time of the ancients, thousands
of years, thousands of Great Greeks, how do you choose only thirty of them?  The esteemed Greek philosophers alone cover
more than thirty. The Greeks ...

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Lemon Drizzle Cake, Lemon Cheese/Curd, Lemon No-Churn Ice Cream; The Only recipes I Need.
Simply lemons Anyone
who knows me well knows better than to bring me chocolate, unless, of course,
it’s Pavlides Greek chocolate; dark chocolate with a zingy, mouthwatering, gooey
lemon filling. Pavlides Dark chocolate, yummy lemon filling For
as long as I ...

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Greek Customs & Traditions: The Red & White March Bracelet
March Bracelet. By   Didadi  Photo Nefeli Maggalousi Thank goodness
February is drawing to a close; I've had enough of bad weather, let’s hope
March has something better to offer. One thing March does
have to offer, is one of my favourite Greek customs, the...

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Greek Customs & Traditions: The Red & White March Bracelet
March Bracelet. By   Didadi  Photo Nefeli Maggalousi Thank goodness
February is drawing to a close; I've had enough of bad weather, let’s hope
March has something better to offer. One thing March does
have to offer, is one of my favourite Greek customs, the...

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Cook Greek, Eat Greek, See Greece, with Tallis Vacations, Greek Culinary Tour.
Corinth Canal Isthmus, Greece You’ve
probably visited Greece, sampled delicious Greek cuisine, returned home, and
had a go at recreating your favourite Greek dish, right? Unless
you happen to be a five star Michelin chef, it wasn’t the same was it? Of
cours...

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Did You Know? Saint Valentine's Day Originated in Greece With The Arcadian Lykaia and the Lupercalia
 "Cupid and Psych" Fredrich Paul Thumann 1834-1908 I
knew it! If I
searched long and hard enough, I would find the Greek connection to Saint
Valentine’s Day, there’s a Greek connection to everything! I’m
going to sound like Toula’s dad, Gus Portokalos, now,...

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When is a Greek Island not a Greek Island? When it's Anafiotika. Athens, Greece.
Anafiotika Athens, Greece Photo by Cripple House Would you believe me, if I told you, that
you can find the most charming, idyllic, tiny, typically Greek island in the heart
of the bustling metropolis of Athens, capitol city of Greece? You would do well to ...

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Celebrating Forty Years of Living in Greece and Forty Things I Learnt About the Greeks.
The Greek  stereotype Forty years ago today, on Saturday the
fifth of February 1977, I left England for a new life in Greece. Passion made me do it, I had met my
Greek God, (Yes, England had Greek Gods!) and I would have followed him to the
ends of the Eart...

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Greek Mythology: The Twelve Labours of Hercules
The Twelve Labours of Hercules Everybody loves a hero, but, in these
times of modern heroes, namely Batman, Spider man, Superman et al, the greatest,
most famous and loved hero of ancient Greece, Hercules, has all but been
forgotten. I would have forgotten ...
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