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
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
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
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
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