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Athens to Vagia - 29th & 30th March

The ride out of Athens was complicated by my GPS’s decision to place me 30m away from my actual location – meaning that what should have been a straightforward (but certainly not pretty) ride out of the city ended up taking me on a mystery tour through delightfully unselubrious districts until I decided to ignore the little black box and point the trusty steed in a generally northern direction and set pedalling. 701 more words

Touring

Halkida (78km) | 31.5.2008

Orestis was barely walking this time… A bit worse and an ambulance would have to get him to the soundcheck. He went and played the whole show though without any major losses, so hats off to him. 469 more words

Vodka Juniors

Painter Mytaras elected member of Athens Academy

(ATHENS NEWS AGENCY) Painter Dimitris Mytaras was elected on Thursday as regular member of the Athens Academy. Mytaras was born in 1934 in Halkida and after his secondary education he arrived in Athens to study at the School of Fine Arts. 88 more words

Greece

Words and images in counterpoint

Lucia Rikaki’s film “The Commons: What We Hold in Common” is screening at noon today at the Halkida Greek Documentary Film Festival.

The film was commissioned for a writers’ symposium of the same name held on Paros in May 2006. 209 more words

Greece