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With temperatures rising to 27C in mid November, who would expect snow in Cyprus a month later? Since Thursday, it's been snowing on Troodos, almost uninterruptedly. Right slap in the middle of the Mediterranean island of Cyprus towers Mt Olympus. At just under 2000m it's able to collect enough snowfall... Continue »
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The Golden Coast Hotel - Protaras, Cyprus The Golden Coast Hotel has been, by far, my most favourite hotel in Protaras since it was built in 1986. Since then, many renovations have been made - the most recent ones being... Continue »
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In Serres My husband Alkis in his hometown, Serres Serres Alkis's youngest brother is an expert at preparing and cooking the Easter lamb. Electra Palace Hotel, Thessaloniki Aristotelous Square, Thessaloniki Lefkonas-Serres Thessaloniki Thessaloniki Continue »
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A NUMBER of MPs have co-signed a law proposal to amend the current smoking ban, which hopes to offer venues the right to have separate smoking areas. According to DISY MP Andreas Themistocleous, who prepared the proposal, the current ban is not being adhered to, with members of the public... Continue »
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Alkis and I would usually spend Valentine's Day somewhere special. But this year we both had a long day at work, so we celebrated Saint Valentine's Day at home. After all, home is as special as any place can be.. It was 9:30 pm when I got back home from... Continue »
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4 servings Ingredients 1 cup extra virgin Greek olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 1 kilo (2 pounds) grouper or other gelatinous Aegean or Mediterranean fish, bones in, cut into serving pieces 1 medium carrot, pared and cut into diagonal slices 2 celery stalks, finely chopped Juice of 1 lemon... Continue »
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via www.youtube.com I can listen to this song hours on end... Continue »