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A walk to remember

During her semester at Arcadia in Greece, Ashleigh Burton walked her way around the country discovering much about the landscape… More

Joanna Simos Assistant Director, Experiential Education

A walk to remember

Joanna Simos June 15, 2018

During her semester at Arcadia in Greece, Ashleigh Burton walked her way around the country discovering much about the landscape and how it shapes Greek life. Here, Ashleigh shares some of her thoughts after being awarded the Co-curricular Learning Certificate… More

Hiking in Greece

Joanna Simos June 15, 2018

Carley Carpenter hiked her way through the Mediterranean terrain during the Spring semester and kindly shares some of her thoughts here. Carley was awarded the Co-curricular Certificate for her interesting account of her hiking experiences. Having the… More

The Athens Carnival has begun!

Joanna Simos February 7, 2018

Arguably the most vibrant time of the year, Carnival has finally arrived! This year, carnival ends on 'Clean Monday',  19th February. The city annually offers multiple, daily events ranging from the re-enactment of traditions to concerts and musical… More

Athens Carnival 2017

Joanna Simos February 14, 2017

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 Syntagma… More

Food: exploring Athens

Joanna Simos October 25, 2016

It is a general student consensus that Greek food is great, so customarily, we begin the semester exploring food culture in the city to introduce the varied delicacies available. Here we are enjoying our stroll around Athens. Have we made you hungry?… More

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