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Europe’s hidden coasts: the Deep Mani, Greece

Few tourists venture beyond the Mani’s spectacular Diros caves, but further south lies a dramatic coastline of sleepy fishing coves and fortified villages

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Καλό Πάσχα με τα βουτυράτα Σμυρνέικα κουλούρια της Εύης Βουτσινά

Συνταγές για κουλούρια θα συναντήσετε πολλές, ειδικά αυτήν την εποχή. Ποια άλλη όμως συνταγή δίνει κουλούρια τριφτά και βουτυράτα σας κουραμπιέδες; Μα φυσικά αυτή της Εύης Βουτσινά για παραδοσιακά Σμυρναίικα κουλούρια που είναι φτιαγμένα με μπόλικο βούτυρο γάλακτος και πολύ μεράκι.

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"Only the educated are free."

“Only the educated are free.”

— Epictetus, Discourses, Roman (Greek-born), slave, philosopher (55 AD – 135 AD)

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"One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors."

“One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.”

-Plato, philosopher, Greek

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Greek manuscripts from the British Library online

The British Library has digitised and made over 900 Greek manuscripts available online. They are available for viewing as high resolution colour images. 26 more words

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New Ancient Greek City Discovered

Research and excavations by researchers from Gothenburg University are uncovering a previously unknown Greek city. The site has been discovered 5 hours north of Athens near the village of Vlochós. 181 more words

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The Women of Ancient Sparta

There is much speculation about the character of Spartan Women. They are often viewed as strong, determined and powerful. This perception stems from the ability they had to hold more rights and experience more privileges than Greek women of other city-states. 320 more words

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