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Grace Gin is a unique handcrafted Distilled gin from Greece.
It is the result of the shared vision between three women, two second generation distillers and a spirited woman with extensive knowledge and experience in the drinks industry.
The uniqeness of the product lies in its rich aromatic character that comes from the botanica...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on June 19, 2019 at 12:20 AM||comments ()|
In Ancient Greek times, figs were an essential part of the everyday diet, and were enjoyed along with other fruits such as apples and reportedly used as a substitute for bread, scholars of the Ancient Greek lifestyle report .
Greek islanders would press the figs to change the texture and make figs stodgier. Mea...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on June 18, 2019 at 8:45 AM||comments ()|
Eight days, ten islands, 160 nautical miles and one message: We love life-We protect the sea.
With this slogan Angelos Christofidis, founder and rower of South Evian Gulf team and the volunteer rower Con...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on May 22, 2019 at 7:15 AM||comments ()|
Chios mastiha has been well known ever since antiquity, for its medicinal and pharmaceutical properties.
But what about mood elevation levels , and the mastica's contribution to Greek kefi ?
Mastica of Chios is a unique in Greece spice element incoroporated in the Greek daily life in many aspects . It is used in cooking and also cosnumed...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on May 16, 2019 at 10:55 AM||comments ()|
A Greek beach is named one of the most impressive in the world in the best beaches in the world list published Guardian.
A total of 50 beaches areb devided by the Guardian in 7 different categories. In the category “Best for wow factor” are featured 12 impressive beaches, among them a Greek one described by the British newspaper as mo...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on April 30, 2019 at 5:15 AM||comments ()|
According to the director of the Folklore Center of the Academy of Athens, Aikaterini Kamilaki, the wreath was made with a rod of flexible and durable wood of vine or other, and was decorated with flowers and branches of fruit trees, such as almond, fig tree and pomegranate. It was decorated it with wheat and bar...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on February 18, 2019 at 2:00 AM||comments ()|
" Green roofs can reduce the retention of heat in urban areas, help to cool down buildings and thereby lower their energy use, and even pull some carbon dioxide from the air and feed it back into plant growth. Plus, they look cool." writes the Washington Post undelining also ¨
the psychological benefits of such intitiatives as gre...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on May 13, 2018 at 6:45 AM||comments ()|
Greece came second worldwide this year in the Blue Flag Beaches list , the quality award list for beaches, marinas and sustainable tourism boats, according to the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature (EEPF).
With with 519 Blue and the addition since last year of 33 beaches, 3 marinas and on...Read Full Post »
Scent of Ancient Greece for Visitors: Walk Around Acropolis and the Athens monuments through the Botanical Greek Flora
|Posted by moodhacker on May 5, 2018 at 7:00 AM||comments ()|
Micromeria Acropolitana was first collected in 1906 from the Acropolis, Athens and considered extinct until its rediscovery in 2006, a hundred years later. Today It has survived in its original habitat, the natural rock of the hill.
The Micromeria Acropolitana (Lamiaceae) ...Read Full Post »
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Ekaterini Karnarou from Krestena in the Peloponnese, today 112 years of age, has a lot of chances to be given the title of oldest woman in the world, according to Greek news reporting that the centenarian's relatives are sending her documents to the Guinness Book of Records..
Official documen...Read Full Post »
|Posted by moodhacker on April 6, 2018 at 11:05 AM||comments ()|
Mani, Peloponese Greece, Photo by Kostas Thomakos fb
The Easter painted Greek Land
On Good Friday , the night befoire Jesus' Resurrection night in Greece, girls and women around the country, on the isla...Read Full Post »