The School System in Greece

Most children around the world have to attend school, though not all schools are the same. Some schools have a lot of subjects and are difficult to graduate from, while others are easier and have many deficiencies. In my country we have many subjects at school. Pupils in Greece attend primary school from the age…

Learning Foreign Languages in Greece

What do most school children have in common in my country? It’s the fact that they don’t only learn Greek but one or two foreign languages as well. Usually, European languages are taught in Greek schools. The most popular languages which most greek pupils study, are English, French, German, and some students learn Spanish as…

The Influence of Advertising on Young People in Greece

Advertising in Greece can have a wide variety of forms. From leaflets to TV ads and even posters. The reason why there are so many forms is that Greek salesmen and businessmen rely mostly on advertisements to sell their products and get recognition. And the most famous and beneficial way to advertise a product is…

Trikala Corinthias

Trikala is a village in Peloponnese. It’s very close to Athens and it’s one of the most beautiful destinations in Greece. It is only two hours away from the capital of Greece and this makes it more attractive to people who live nearby. There are three settlements there, the upper,the middle and the lower Trikala. I…

Easter Customs Around the World

This is a few of the easter customs around the world. Write to us in the comment section your customs and celebrations for easter

In the House of a Killer

A short story based on a personal experience from the previous summer. Write if you want to read more of my stories.

Sanatorium

The Sanatorium of Greece is located on the mt.Parnitha and was built in the 1917. Sanatoriums were basically hospitals that were specifically built to fight against a disease called tuberculosis, that was incurable back then, but when a medicine called penicillin was discovered people were able to cure it. In Greece people started heading for…

Christmas Traditions Around the World

Christmas has come and I have thought of writing about Christmas traditions around the world. Let’s start with Ireland. In Ireland it is traditional to leave a glass of Guinness (black beer) and  mince meat pies for Santa Claus. Another strange Christmas tradition in parts of Spain, Italy and Portugal is to set up a miniature village…

Running All Around Nafplio

Read the story about what happened to our author PanosXGamer and his friends during his trip to Nafplio.