Scent of Ancient Greece for Visitors: Walk Around Acropolis and the Athens monuments through the Botanical Greek Flora
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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.
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".....As the table slowly rotates, you will enjoy a bird’s eye view at 50 meters while dining in the air, admiring amazing views of the illuminated Acropolis and Lykavitos", discover Greece recenty wrote, presenting the Dinner in the Sky project which the traveler can find in 50 cities of the world, and now also in Athens.
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The bay leaf (also known as Bay Laurel) has a rich history in Western culture. Bay is a symbol of the Greek god Apollo. In fact, his crown is constructed from bay laurel’s slender, slightly silvery leaves. In Ancient Greece, wreaths made to look like Apollo’s were given to victorious warriors, winners of s...Read Full Post »
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Forget tourist buses and pre-arranged hours for guided tours. Now all the city and its most beautiful spots are within your reach in the most economic and ecological way.
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The island of Lesvos, known for its natural, unspoilt beauty and positive energy; a cultural crossroad that promotes an expression of new learnings, freedom and peace, invites international travelers to the 1st Lesvos Euphoria Festival, which will take place on the island and the multiple "euphoric" spots the ...Read Full Post »
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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 ...Read Full Post »
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Traditional products and recipes of the Cyclades and the Dodecanese including legumes, seafood and herbs, were recently presented in New York during a special event at the James Beard House.
Aiming to promote Aegean food culture and stimulate gastronomic innovation, the event was orga...Read Full Post »
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A Holistic Wellbeing Destination Spa in Mystras.
Euphoria Retreat is the perfect place to relax, redefine the relationship between your mind and body and reinvent yourself. Our holistic approach works as a process of transformation on all levels to achiev...Read Full Post »
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Mavrovouni Gytheio, Greece photo nu fb Athens Voice
Studies from the United States and Britain have found beach-dwelling promotes improved happiness, general wellbeing and even brain function.
It’s perhaps why r...Read Full Post »
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It is just a couple of monts ago that a huge white trumpet (Tuber magnatum) has been found in Northern Greece, weighing 510 grams.
It is the largest white trumpet (Tuber magnatum), found in recent years in Greece and the second largest in Europe, by the first found in Italy in October 2017 which has weighed 570 grams ...Read Full Post »
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Don;t miss the very original oregano spice while in Greece!
Traditional Greek salads are always garnished with dried oregano, while most Greek roasts, whether it be chicken, fish, lamb or vegetables, include oregano in the recipe while baking.
Most herb lovers agree Greek Oregano is the most flavoursome and certainly one of the best herbs in...Read Full Post »
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Lesvos Food Fest 2018 will take place over a 10-day period, from July 5th-15th and has been designed to dynamically promote the culinary customs, the traditions and the products of each region, which will host this year’s events, highlighting the geographical and cultural uniqueness of each location.
Lesvos island in Greece, thanks to its geographical location, is a cr...Read Full Post »
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As part of the Greek Festival of Sydney, Dr Alfred Vincent provided a fascinating lecture on food and drink in early modern Greece that traced the origins of the famed Mediterranean diet
Many studies have indicated that the Mediterranean diet features an abundance of health benefits.
In particular, Gr...Read Full Post »
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The town of Lehovo and the surrounding territory in Florina northwestern Macedonia, will get its own hiking path network aiming to highlight the region’s cultural and natural wealth as well as tap into the local workforce and stimulate the economy.
The project, to be funded by the Greek-German Fund for the Future,...Read Full Post »
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Making up one-third of the country, Greece’s protected areas can contribute greatly to the upgrade of the tourism product, generate millions in revenue and create jobs, according to Athens-based research firm diaNEOsis.
According to diaNEOsis estimates, if 40 percent of the country’s Natura 2000 areas were utilized, as is the ca...Read Full Post »
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Countless mountainous traditional villages, covered in thick white snow during rough winter months, picturesque sceneries with small rivers and lakes, state-of-the-art national parks, ski centers and many more can offer you the most unexpected but unforgettable winter escapes’ experience you could not even imagine.
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The 1st Greek Trails Conference took place at Peloponese , in Vytina over the first weekend of November 2017, with the contribution of representatives of hikers’ associations from the Argosaronikos isle Andros, to Amorgos and also Epirus as well as the newcomer Arcadia who exchanged know-how, ideas and best practices with their European counterparts during the par...Read Full Post »