Author Archives: Maya Cornelissens

What is Greek kaimaki ice-cream?

What is Greek kaimaki ice-cream? Well, for sure Italy has delicious ice-cream but the last [read more]

Greek Singer Vassilis Papakonstantinou

Attending a Greek Concert, is always a treat. This time, I am talking about a [read more]

The Goulandris’ Museums in Athens and on Andros island

From Cycladic sculptures to acclaimed contemporary Greek artists and natural history, the Goulandris institutions make [read more]

Delos: A Greek island and an open-air museum

Every summer, for the last 20 years, I spend most of my time on a [read more]

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The story of the Greek Drachma becoming Euro

The Greek drachma was the currency of Greece till 2002, when Greece switched to using [read more]

The Rio-Antirrio bridge – in Patras, Greece

The Rio-Antirrio bridge is a State of the Art Bridge in Greece, next to the [read more]

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Kastoria – a beautiful town in Northern Greece

Are you ready to visit Kastoria?  Just in case you have not heard of Kastoria, it’s [read more]

Dancing The Kalamatianos In Greece

Greeks definitely love dancing!  Greek dances are very significant in Greek culture and there is [read more]

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Architecture in Athens

If you like architecture, then you probably know that every country has different laws, different [read more]

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The Authentic Athens Marathon and its important history

The Athens Classic Marathon is one of the most important sports events hosted by the [read more]