The 28th of October, a national holiday in Greece, is usually a wonderful excuse for long weekend travel. This year, however, I stayed in Athens and popped down from my aunt’s house to see the parade and celebrations in the suburb of Halandri. 345 more words
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Stephen’s cousin informed us that October 28th in Greece is a national holiday called “Οχι day”. The word “Οχι” (pronounced ō-hē) translates to “No”. Today is the 74th anniversary commemorating former Prime Minister Ioannis Metaxas’s refusal to Mussolini’s demands of invading specific areas of Greece in 1940. 270 more words
We have two UStream broadcasts planned for October:
- Coffee with Kristen: Wednesday, October 22 from 8:15 to 10 a.m.
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