Archive For The “Greece” Category

I’m going to Greece next week!

By | June 2, 2014

Greece, Aegean, Skyros, Ellada

I’m happy that it’s Monday and I can finally say ” Next week I’ll be in Greece!” Yay! With so much happening around, I haven’t really been as excited as I usually would be. Now thinking about it, I wonder if it’s because the weather has been cooler in Toronto than most years, and I […]

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Macedonia with Elaine Sarantakos

By | July 6, 2013

In the next set of upcoming videos I will be sharing Ancient Macedonia and the kingdom of Macedon in northern Greece. Alexander the Great and his father King Philip II were both born in Pella. It is through the archaeological findings of the ruins in Pella, and the museum of Pella & Vergina that we […]

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Lemonis – Traditional Greek Products

By | March 15, 2013

You will be able to find many touristic stores and restaurants by the seaside of Skopelos town close to the “Limani” port. While walking with my friend from the island, one afternoon we came across an authentic local Greek store called Lemonis that carries traditional products from the island of Skopelos. It is hear that […]

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Travel Dream – Skyros Island, Greece

By | September 26, 2012

After quite the adventure of arriving to Greece, losing my luggage, flying to Skyros Island, meeting Maria, napping, trying to buy clothes to wear, meeting the Greek yiayia ( Grandma) and exploring the main town of Chora, it was time to go to a taverna to eat. Maria took me to a Greek Tsiporo/Ouzeri taverna […]

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Having Greek Coffee With Maria

By | September 20, 2012

After waking up from a three hour nap from my flight from Toronto to Skyros Island in Greece, the one thing I wanted and wanted BADLY was a coffee! If you are a coffee drinker, you know what I mean. I was so exhausted from my flight over the Atlantic and almost the entire European […]

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