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Information on how to find a house to buy or rent. Ways to go about furnishing it and ideas on how to eventually ‘fit in’ to your new home or country of residence. Also, the page will offer help to people living on a budget, trying to make ends meet without effort.

Evil Eye – Superstition or Fact?

Some call it the evil eye, some call it the bad eye and some don’t…

Christmas butter biscuits – Kourabiedes

If you happen to walk into a bakery or confectioners around Christmas time in Greece,…

Christmas in November?

I’ve been living in Greece for  over three decades and never have I seen so…

Greek Mothers – Curse or Blessing?

Who would have thought that loving and nurturing could be bad for any child?  Yet,…

SLIM CHANCE OF STAYING SLIM, UNLESS …

… you follow some advice from the experts.  BEST TIPS ON KEEPING IN SHAPE Staying…

CORONAVIRUS vs. THE GREEK CULTURE

How do you make a Greek stay home? This is just no easy task!  Greeks…

Coronavirus – Kill Self-Isolation Boredom!

Fight the depression of staying at Home during the Coronavirus pandemic. We are a weird…

What Is This Mysterious Bracelet All About?

March in Greece and suddenly I notice everyone wearing this red and white cotton braided…

6 GREAT WOMEN OF GREECE

With Women’s Day coming up on the 8th March, I feel it is appropriate to…

DON’T BE IGNORANT!!!

Before visiting any country, it’s always wise to do your ‘homework’; learn basic phrases and…