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Oxi Day

Today is Oxi Day in Greece, which literally means ‘no’. It’s the day in 1940 that the Greek prime minister told Mussolini ‘no you cannot invade this country’. 274 more words

Indifferent Ignorance

Eindhoven Airport

I told you i’m going to Egypt next week right?! Now my mom told me, the airport were departing from, Eindhoven airport, is offering flights to Egypt again since today! 138 more words



Noone has ever accused Athens of being a beautiful city.  There are way too many cheaply built cement apartment blocks, choking traffic and graffitied walls.  But then again I’ve also never heard anyone accuse Athens of being boring. 467 more words


A Question About Gap Years

It’s raining hard so I’ve sought shelter in a cafe with Greek-dubbed Spongebob on the telly, which is even less sensical than US-English Spongebob. 183 more words



Check out our short video about Zakynthos, with its blue waters and yes we even managed to get the turtle on tape (1.00 min)


Zakynthos, Greece: I went to Zante and did not see the Navagio beach?!

When we decided to go the Zakynthos (Zante), we had never heard of it before. It sounded like this perfect, small, Greece island: perfect for a couples retreat. 908 more words


Goats in the Road...

I can see tourists looking at goats. Goats are good, they are very relaxed and like to walk down the road with you.

Quietly reflecting today about how a) I am never running a contest again, lazy sods and b) it’s almost Halloween, and there is no evidence of it except for an olive tree I saw earlier which was decorated with a pumpkin. 137 more words

Indifferent Ignorance