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View of the day..

This view is on my doorstep, 30 seconds away from the villa door. I think I like Crete a little bit.

TRAVEL

Brinkmanship, barbecues and bodies beautiful!

It has been another busy month here in paradise. It started with the Referendum on the bailout ‘offer’ from the EU that never was and ended with a heatwave, with lots happening in between. 840 more words

Crete

Plato: The Master of analogies, twisting words and proving a point.

One of my first ‘reads’, if you may, for college is a chapter on Plato and what he thinks of ‘imitative’ poetry in his book… 485 more words

Musings

11. The Odyssey by Homer

The Odyssey by Homer

July 2015

I’ve always been fascinated by Greek culture but could never pinpoint what exactly excited me about this ancient superpower. Perhaps it was the voice of the reason from the philosophers with their radical ideas or the adventurous spirit as displayed by Alexander the Great or even the colour mythology and great oratory? 293 more words

Book Review

Best Meal Ever!

Hello everyone!!
As you must already know, I’m on vocation in Greece !! And I’m having the time of my life!! ❤
I’m having so much fun !! 220 more words

Travel

What's not to love?

Hello everyone!!
Today I have visited one of the most beautiful beaches on the planet !!
I’m in Greece people!! ❤❤❤ The sea, the sun, the sand…. 85 more words

Travel

Tessaloniki, Greece

Thessaloniki is Greece’s second largest city, but still fairly small. It’s a port city with a long and important history due to its location where the East meets the West. 148 more words

Travel