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Spring City Breaks in Greece

Spring is an ideal season for weekend breaks in Greece. The days are longer, the weather is mild, and the trees are blooming. Bonus: the cities are not crowded from tourists, which mean you’ll probably get better accommodation deals! 699 more words


Travelling & the Gypsy Heart.

I was 13 the first time I travelled internationally.  It was 1971, Alitalia still flew out of Sydney and smoking was still allowed on planes.  People would dress up to fly and it was still a big deal.   395 more words


Greek cleaners, telecom workers don't give up

From daily News Line in Britain:

Friday, 6 March 2015


AN Athens court has declared ‘illegal’ the 48-hour national strike of the…

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Human Rights

Easter on Paros

Following is my Podcast on Easter in Greece. Click on Greek Easter and Enjoy!

Greek Easter

Every church bell on the island of Paros tolls the Resurrection. 468 more words


RT: Europe to start €1.14trn ‘easy money’ program on March 9 - ECB President

Published time: March 05, 2015 13:34
Edited time: March 05, 2015 15:44

Reuters / Alex Grimm

The European Central Bank will kick off its monthly €60 billion purchases of government bonds and private sector assets next Monday, said the head of the ECB Mario Draghi. 392 more words


Flashback Friday; Rosie's European Vacation - Greece - 2009


Happy Friday dollfaces and for the last time welcome back to Flashback Friday; Rosie’s European Vacation. This week the adventure concludes in the Greek Islands, could it end anywhere more fabulous? 1,647 more words

People & Places

Tariq Ali: The Time Is Right for a Palace Revolution

By Chris Hedges

This article was originally published on www.truthdig.com

PRINCETON, N.J.—Tariq Ali is part of the royalty of the left. His more than 20 books on politics and history, his seven novels, his screenplays and plays and his journalism in the Black Dwarf newspaper, the New Left Review and other publications have made him one of the most trenchant critics of corporate capitalism. 2,542 more words

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