Ostrakina, Arcadia - Like a painting
Friday, 03 February 2017
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He trains pigeons so they can fly 1,000 meters high and he gets sad when they are attacked by hawks. He feels sorry, but he can understand hawks need to survive too.
Every afternoon, crowds from every corner of the earth are gathered at Oia in order to enjoy the sunset in the Aegean sea.
The volcanic soils of Santorini give a very good taste to all of its agricultural products.
Tribe of highlander Greeks, who were latinised during the Roman Empire and speak a language similar to the Latin.
Instead of leaving Greece in to work abroad they founded a business in their homeland. They are successful and they don’t wallow in self pity. It’s like they’re living in a different country and not crisis struck, depressed Greece.
The Archaeological Museum of Tegea houses ancient Greek treasures of immense beauty, which are presented in a masterful way. Touring the museum is an almost mystic experience.
It can't be farther south, in front of the Libyan Sea, with castles, legends and african type vast beaches.
It has been brazenly contaminated by industrial pollution, but it managed to survive and now it even looks attractive.
The view from the temple is breathtaking. From hear, Theseus began his journey to Crete in order to kill the Minotaur. From hear also, his father, Aegeus, fell to his death from the cliffs thinking his son had been killed. In honor of the fallen king the sea was named the Aegean.
The Easter Eve Mass in the Greek Church of St. Mary of Blachernae is quite an authentic experience.