Apokries, the Carnival season has begun and culminates with kite flying, music and Sarakostiana flavours on Monday the 27th February. Join any of the musical strolls, parade in costume in downtown Athens, and enjoy the celebrations:
Wednesday 15 February
The Athens version of yesterday’s Women’s March on Washington was, like so many of the international marches, organized by American ex-pats and Greek-American women. It was not as enormous as the London or Berlin marchers, nor did it locate itself in… More
The Greek Key's own Maria Michou shares this on two student-led Athens walks:
The culmination of a semester-long series of learning sessions in the city of Athens is a student-led tour which aims at narrating a selected urban phenomenon, a taxonomy of… More
Maria Michou, instructor for the cornerstone Greek Key class, shares this small report and photographs from a walk earlier this month.
Inhabitation on the Philopappou Hill, across from the Athenian Acropolis, traces back to the 3rd millennium BCE when… More
This past weekend was marked by a holiday here in Greece but that holiday was neither Halloween, which is ignored here, nor All Saints’ Day, which is celebrated elsewhere in the Eastern Orthodox calendar.
On the 28th of October, Greeks celebrate Όχ… More