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The "Wow" Greek Beach, by Guardian

Posted by moodhacker on May 16, 2019 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)



A Greek beach is named one of the most impressive in the world in the best beaches in the world list published Guardian.

A total of 50 beaches  areb devided by the Guardian in 7 different categories. In the category “Best for wow factor” are featured 12 impressive beaches, among them a Greek one described by the British newsp...

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The folklore details of the greek May wreath

Posted by moodhacker on April 30, 2019 at 5:15 AM Comments comments (0)



According to the director of the Folklore Center of the Academy of Athens, Aikaterini Kamilaki, the wreath was made with a rod of flexible and durable wood of vine or other, and was decorated with flowers and branches of fruit trees, such as almond, fig tree and pomegranate. It was decorated it with wheat and barley, and also with onion and garlic, to "e...

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Just look at nature and the brain works better, study says

Posted by moodhacker on February 18, 2019 at 2:00 AM Comments comments (0)

" Green roofs can reduce the retention of heat in urban areas, help to cool down buildings and thereby lower their energy use, and even pull some carbon dioxide from the air and feed it back into plant growth. Plus, they look cool." writes the Washington Post undelining also ¨

the psychological benefits of such intitiatives as gre...

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Greek Beaches ranked second worldwide on Blue Flags List

Posted by moodhacker on May 13, 2018 at 6:45 AM Comments comments (0)



Greece came second worldwide this year in the Blue Flag Beaches list , the quality award list for beaches, marinas and sustainable tourism boats, according to the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature (EEPF).


With with 519 Blue and the addition  since last year of 33 beaches, 3 marinas and on...

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Scent of Ancient Greece for Visitors: Walk Around Acropolis and the Athens monuments through the Botanical Greek Flora

Posted by moodhacker on May 5, 2018 at 7:00 AM Comments comments (0)




Micromeria Acropolitana was first collected in 1906 from the Acropolis, Athens and considered extinct until its rediscovery in 2006, a hundred years later. Today  It has survived in its original habitat, the natural rock of the hill. 


The Micromeria Acropolitana (Lamiaceae)  ...

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The oldest woman in the world might indeed be our Greek Katerina, 112

Posted by moodhacker on April 30, 2018 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)




Ekaterini Karnarou from Krestena in the Peloponnese, today 112 years of age, has a lot of chances to be given the title of oldest woman in the world, according to Greek news reporting that the centenarian's  relatives are sending her documents to the Guinness Book of Records..

Official documen...

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When the flowers bloom for #Easter in #Greece

Posted by moodhacker on April 6, 2018 at 11:05 AM Comments comments (0)

 Mani, Peloponese Greece, Photo by Kostas Thomakos fb


The Easter painted Greek Land 

On Good Friday , the night befoire Jesus' Resurrection night in Greece, girls and women around the country, on the isla...

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Meet the unique aromas of medicinal plants of Greek countryside

Posted by moodhacker on March 18, 2018 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)





The Greek countryside is rich in aromatic and healing herbs, which are often more potent than their counterparts elsewhere due to the country's climate and soil conditions, ANA reports.


"Most of the time Greek herbs contain a greater number of bioactive ingredients and this is ...

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The Kalamata olives superfood

Posted by moodhacker on March 14, 2018 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)




Kalamata olives, like pure Greek olive oil, contain phenolic compounds, which are natural antioxidants.and it is this compound that gives olives their unique taste


Phenolic compounds in olives and olive oil is a strong antioxidant, protecting your body from damage from environmental toxins as well as free radicals, ...

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investors' interest gets high on medical cannabis in Greece

Posted by moodhacker on March 13, 2018 at 7:50 AM Comments comments (0)




Five consortiums have declared their interest for investment in the cultivation of medical canabis in Greece after the Greek Parliament approved the law for the production, manufacturing and sale of medical products containing cannabis, with investment plans adding up to over 1 billion euros on paper.

 

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investors' interest gets high on medical cannabis in Greece

Posted by moodhacker on March 12, 2018 at 7:50 AM Comments comments (0)




Five consortiums have declared their interest for investment in the cultivation of medical canabis in Greece after the Greek Parliament approved the law for the production, manufacturing and sale of medical products containing cannabis, with investment plans adding up to over 1 billion euros on paper.

 

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