Last week I got an invitation by e-mail for a visit to the Storages and Distribution Centre of AB Vassilopoulos, one of the biggest Greek food chains, in Oinophyta, which is an industrial area, 57 km to the North of Athens. Our rendezvous point was at Syntagma Square in the centre of Athens. A bus […]
We were informed a few hours ago that my mother-in-law Antonia Liacopoulou, passed away peacefully today 28th January 2012. She was born on 8th October 1913 and gave birth to four daughters and he youngest child was my husband, She had 10 grand children and seven great grand children. Although over ninety eight years old, […]
You all know that I have been using the Commenluv plugin for WordPress for a very long time. It’s the plugin that compensated my readers by adding their last post and give back some of the love for coming and commenting. As soon as I was informed by Andy that commentluv premium has came out […]
MyCityCuisine is a wiki project. Its goal is to help travelers discover the local food from around the world. Food has always been an integral part of the local culture so, naturally, tasting local food is often high on most traveler’s to-do lists. However, until now, there was no single comprehensive source providing this […]
In Part I, of my post regarding Nafplion, you can read about the history which lead to making Nafplion the first capital of Greece and a tour from one side of the port to the other, which ends at the Promenade and a reference to Acnonafplia, with lots of pictures of the port and Bourtzi. […]
Nafplion is one of my favourite towns in Greece. I fell in love with this town the very first time I visited it many, many years ago. Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter, I have visited it during all seasons and each season is equally attractive and beautiful. This post is long due but rather late than, […]
This was sent to me by my friend Jo from N.Y. I haven’t checked them out to see if they work but I see that most of them should work and some could be very useful, so it’s up to you to decide if you would like to try them. Peel a banana from the […]
Don’t panic. Transfer food in another saucepan without scraping and add necessary fluid. In this way your remaining food will not smell. Regarding cleaning of pan, add hot water and 1 tablet of the dish washer and leave for a few hours and then clean.