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maria verivaki
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Orzo rice pasta with peas (Κριθαράκι με μπιζέλια)
The simplest photo can have the power to cause the most unexpected surprise. Last night, I put up this photo on my blog: There's nothing special about this meal, except perhaps that the peas were picked and shelled an hour before I cooked them. (There would...
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Trapped (Εγκλωβισμένοι)
All photos and links come from  Haniotika Nea . More photos are found in each link mentioned. On the 31st of March, 2014, 345 people of undefined status were picked up in the sea 70km off the small harbour of Paelohora , a summer resort town on the south-we...
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Last weekend, I decided to look through my facebok page to see if I should delete some names, as a sort of tidying up. My facebook friends' list has 465 names. It's quite a lot of people to 'know', so a clearance is sometimes necessary in order to be sure t...
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The week in food
I am too busy to write, so I'll just post photos of last week's delicious food in my home. Mother-we-love-you makaronada: Organic acorn tomatoes, from the street market (together with plum cherry tomato, regular tomato, and a local variety of beef tomato): ...
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Neo-immigrant (Νεο-μετανάστης)
The UK recently announced a rise of more than 30% in migration to the UK in the last year , up to September 2013: Not sustainable, not absorbable (my opinion). I guess David Cameron probably didn't manage to curb Greek migration to the UK , as he had declar...
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As Easter approaches (Πλησιάζει Πάσχα)
Here are some springtime images of urban and rural Hania, taken during the weekend, for you to savour as you think about your next holiday in Greece, or reminisce about your past ones. Lazarus Saturday The presence of family-oriented Northern European touri...
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Ntounias (Ντουνιάς)
Ntounias is located in the little mountain village of Drakonas , about 25 kilometres out of Hania. You can only get there slowly because the narrow road leading to the village is full of bends and curves. C lick on the +/- to view the village   Drakona has ...
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The plastic ball (Το τόπι)
Tonight's vote in Parliament on the multi-bill was procedurally postponed by SYRIZA's censure motion agains, which was rejected by the  . A long long time ago, when there were not so many cars on the road but there were far more children on it, Mimi was bor...
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Busy life
As I am so terribly busy these days, doing work that I have created myself, I'll keep this post as short as a blip - check out my photo blog, where I post titbits of local life without any regard to punctuation style. My latest blip can be found here (with ...
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Middlesex - Jeffrey Eugenides (Μίντλσεξ - Τζέφρι Ευγενίδης)
Middlesex had been lying on my bookshelf for a while before I plucked up the courage to pick it up and read it. I'd bought it at a second-hand bookshop, attracted of course by the author's Greek surname, and the short blurb on the back of the book about the...
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