Summer ARCHIVE


Painter – Art Teacher

3 March 2016
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Back in 2007, the first year I was appointed as a teacher in secondary education, I had to declare the prefectures of my preference and serve in one of them. I happened to be sent to the prefecture of Kavala, specifically to Thasos. To be honest, the idea that I would have to live there ...

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2 February 2016
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Like me, I believe that every Greek finds it difficult to choose their favorite island. You have such a great array of choices, each of which is so unique and distinct from one another. Once you think you have settled on your top list then come your summer holidays revising your list with a new ...

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2 February 2016
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A theatrical performance in summer 2015 gave me the chance to visit Skyros, a beautiful, very special island in the Sporades. The wonderfully warm main town of Skyros lies on the slopes of a hill, offering a magnificent view of the Aegean Sea. I would definitely recommend taking a walk around its narrow streets and ...

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1 January 2016
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It rose from the sea on the command of Apollo himself, when the Argonauts were in peril crossing the Aegean Sea. Its name is Anafi. It’s a small Cycladic island, east of Santorini. A hospitable, little island with only one hamlet – Hora – and a harbor, Saint Nikolas. Your heart skips a beat with ...

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1 January 2016
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I moved to Thessaloniki because it has the same urban vibrancy I grew up with in lower Manhattan, plus bounty, beauty, and all those extra centuries of culture, including the culture thriving right now. I also love the contact- it’s a little messy, a little loud, and so warm, so personal. I love Thessaloniki because it’s ...

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