Amazing people write about their own personal stories and perspectives on culture, food, music, and contemporary everyday life in Greece!
After all, the best way to truly know a country or a culture is through the locals!
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Martaki is a bracelet made by entwining red and white thread that people wear on the 1st of March in Greece and other Balkan countries. The tradition is ancient; its roots are found in the Eleusinian Mysteries in ancient Greece. After thousands of years, Greeks are still wearing this white and red thread every year on the first day of March...
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Athens can be a creative, welcoming, sincere, raw, beautiful and a thought-provoking place. For Mariahfe, a brilliant young Athenian-Filipino, Athens is a place where she has lost herself and herself at the same time. She loves the people, the culture, the history and the rich knowledge.
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Pastitsio, is a baked pasta dish with ground meat and béchamel sauce. It's one of the most recognizable dishes of Greek cuisine and you can find it everywhere! In taverns, restaurants, hotels, and lately, you can find it in the so call new Greek cuisine, mostly in fine dining restaurants.