Thursday, March 1, 2007

Chickpeas soup

A nice and easy recipe for chickpeas...


Kayana can be a delicious cold or warm dish. Read the recipe and turn some tomatoes and eggs into a savoury appetizer.

Greek salad (village salad)

Greek salad (or as we call it in greek horiatiki aka village salad) is the first dish (ok first salad) of Greece that anyone should taste. It is a very easy recipe for a cool salad, with full of vitamins ingredients that you 'll find in every aegean island (and Greece proper as well).

Baklava (or Baklavas)

If you ever tasted Baklava (or Baklavas) then you still remember Baklava for sure. Here's our Baklava recipe to make your own home made Baklava whenever you want to. And if you want to impress your guests with a traditional greek recipe, here's your chance!

Revani (Ravani) of Veroia

Ravani (or Revani) is a traditional greek cake of Veroia. Ravani is a very tasteful golden yellow sponge cake topped with lemon-flavoured syrup. Click here to check our recipe and bake this wonderful dessert!

Arms and the Man (or Chocolate Cream Soldier) by George Bernard Shaw

George Bernard Shaw was a great author. In this play, you can read about the love between a woman and her "chocolate cream soldier" :) Click and read it online, I'm sure you 'll like it.

Experiments with Alternate Currents of High Potential and High Frequency by Nikola Tesla

Experiments with Alternate Currents of High Potential and High Frequency is a lecture delivered by Nikola Tesla before the institution of electrical engineers (IEEE) at 1892. Read this work of the famous scientist and take a glance at his genius...

Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla was a great scientist whose work had a major influence in the first steps of electricity. Read this short biography of Nikola Tesla by clicking here...


You guessed right: it's the old famous battleship game. Sunk computers armada before the AI succeeds in sinking all your war ships! Click and play...

Smashing (arcanoid clone)

Arcanoid is one more arcade classic. Smashing is, of course, an arcanoid clone that you can play online. As soon as you get used to move the pad with your mouse, you'll won't have a problem with the gameplay, but if you do you can try the keyboard arrows. Click here and play arcanoid just like the old days!

Crashdown (color pattern matching game)

Crashdown, despite its aggresive name, is a puzzle game that 'll keep you busy for hours. Squares of various colour are in front of you and are trying to fill the screen - if they succeed you loose :P What can you do? Click series of 3 or more squares of the same color and make them disappear. Do your best clicking the squares and you'll go to the next level!

Monday, February 26, 2007

French Impressionists by Camille Mauclair

Camille Mauclair has written an excellent book about Impressionism. Click here and read it for free. Everything you should know about Manet, Degas, Monet, Renoir, Cezanne, and the rest French Impressionists...


Tetris must be the most classic game. The bricks are falling and you must try to make them form a line to disappear. It couldn't be easier, could it? Click and play tetris online now :)


Sudoku... every last one of us has played it, haven't we? A briliant mind game from the East that has conquered the West. I see every morning at the underground, people playing sudoku on their way to work - most of them have printed sudoku from newspapers, some of them even play sudoku with their mobile phones. Well, internet isn't a bad place at all. Let's play sudoku!

Wallpapers from Greece

You 'll never know all the fun you miss till you visit Greece in the summer! Have a glance at our wallpapers and dream the day you 'll come to Greece for summer vacations...

The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde

The Happy Prince is a very sentimental short story by Oscar, which looks like a fairy tale for little children, but I believe has many messages for adults too. Read and think about it...

The Angel of The Odd by Edgar Allan Poe

While Edgar Allan Poe is best known for his mystery novels, I 'm sure you 'll cherish this little diamond if you are a Poe's fan like me...

Little Red Riding Hood

How many times have we heard Little Red Riding Hood when we were children. Click and read again the old times favorite fairy tale by the brothers Grimm...

Thailand (or Tailand)

Going to Thailand was something else! While Thai culture and Greek culture have many differencies I have enjoyed staying in Thailand and I wish I 'll get the chance to visit Thailand again...

Doirani lake, Ano Poroia and Kerkini lake

This was one of my best trips! I am still amazed at the animals that can be found there and I 'll never forget the picturesque and enchanting views. Read more about my trip at Kerkini lake, Doirani lake and the wonderful Ano Poroia...