The transition to a new year is a time of hope, new beginnings and joyful customs. In Greece, the arrival of the new year is marked with unique traditions, with pomegranates and Vasilopita playing an important role. In this blog, we explore these heartwarming Greek New Year traditions and the delicious dishes that go with them.
As the winter frost covers Greece, the country comes alive with the enchantment of Christmas, a time of cherished traditions that penetrate deep into the heart of Greek culture. Greek Christmas is a mix of religious reverence, ancient customs and a symphony of flavours that have been woven into the tapestry of this festive season for centuries. In this blog, we go on an in-depth journey through the world of Greek Christmas, unravelling the rich and diverse tapestry of traditions and enjoying the exquisite culinary delights that make this season truly special.
Greece, the cradle of Western civilisation, is a country that breathes with history. Its landscapes are adorned with archaeological treasures that tell stories of gods, heroes and philosophers. In this exploration, we embark on a journey through some of Greece's most iconic ancient wonders, each one a chapter in the rich tapestry of human history. From the majestic Acropolis overlooking Athens to the mystical sanctuary of Delphi and the labyrinthine palace of Knossos in Crete, we unravel the historical significance of these fascinating sites.