July '19

Sunday 7
Where do you vote in Greece? Elections in Greece 2019
• July 7, 2019
Greece, Europe
The Greek Elections

Elections in Greece 2019 - Today in Greece is the day that we are deciding who is going to our government for the next 4 years.
Today is one more day in which we exercise the right that our progenitors have earned for us, to be able to put our stone - in the form of a vote - to build a better building of the Greek and the European democracy. Where do you vote?

Friday 5
Heidelberg Germany - View of the castle from the bridge Heidelberg • Germany
• July 5, 2019
Heidelberg, Germany
Travel to Germany | Heidelberg

Heidelberg is considered to be one of the most beautiful cities in Germany. It is administratively owned by the Land of Baden-Württemberg and is located geographically at the northwestern end of this state.
In the past it was a center of German romance, and today it is one of the main tourist destinations, mainly thanks to the picturesque ruins of the palace, the old town (Altstadt), its university (which was founded in 1386 AD and is the oldest in Germany), Necar river and other attractions.

Monday 1
Happy July Happy July
• July 1, 2019
Lefkada, Greece
Welcome July | July first

I maybe haven't finish my article for Heidelberg in Germany as I have promised you that I will do but I am working on it - be sure about it. Just a few info and photos left to work with and it will soon be on your disposal.
For the time being I am in Lefkada (my favorite Greek island) and in between work I am lucky enough to find some time for swimming, so I am wishing Happy Month to you on my bikini!
Have lots of fun and don't forget to visit Greece and the Greek islands!

June '19

Thursday 27
Travel to Karlsruhe Germany Karlsruhe • Germany
• June 27, 2019
Karlsruhe, Germany
Visit Karlsruhe | What to do and see in the city

You are might planning to but haven't visited yet the beautiful city of Karlsruhe in Germany.

Well, no worries.
You are just like me a few days ago.

Except the fact that now I am the one who already went and came back to tell you lots of things that even I couldn’t find earlier in all the Google searches I’ve made on the Internet with the importance of that specific detail that makes all the difference.

So now I've got for you the best things to do while you are traveling to Karlsruhe.
Where to go, the attractions you must see, where to stay, what to eat and definitely where to drink cocktails or good local beer.

But let's start from the basics before we go into the interesting info

Tuesday 25
Karlsruhe's Palace Travel • Germany
• June 25, 2019
From Baden-Baden to Karlsruhe
From Baden-Baden to Karlsruhe | With local bus and train

As I was preparing the article with my travel experiences from my recent trip to Karlsruhe, I thought I should also write about how you can travel from Baden-Baden airport in a local bus and train to Karlsruhe (an option that you can combine along with a Ryanair's cheap flight at this airport and as a result it will significantly reduce the total budget of your corresponding trip).

Friday 21
Visit Karlsruhe's Palace
• June 20, 2019
Travel with Lily | Karlsruhe Germany

I am on a new article about traveling to Germany and my latest visit to Karlsruhe. I've already wrote about some things to do in the city - while you are there - but I need to write down some more 'cause this is going to be an travel post that will rock you on about the 'Best things you can do in Karlsruhe'.
Althought I am tired now, I would like to remind you that today is the biggest day of the year and I need to take some rest for a few hours but I would love to show you a sneak peek of the post. Would you like to have a taste of what I've wrote so far?

Thursday 20
Airplane travel - Window's view
• June 20, 2019
Travel with Ryanair | The Do's and Don’ts list

They might have said to you or you might somehow figure out that traveling with Ryanair is an easy thing to do and a quite affordable way to fly to your destination.
Well this is half a truth.
Because if you are an inexperienced traveler or a first time passenger of Ryanair there are some serious issues to take care, BEFORE you enter the plane.

Thursday 13
Travel to Serifos Greece Greece • Serifos island
• June 13, 2019
Serifos, Greece
Visit Serifos | When, why and things to do

As I can see from my site's analytics the worldwide's travel interest has gone wild lately about many Greek destinations so I am happy to present you one more travel article - this time - about the greek island of Serifos. In it you will find useful tips on the best beaches, where you will find budget hotel rates, where I ate well and where I had enjoyed nice local drinks and cocktails.
Have you ever visited Serifos before? Even if you had, read my review or send me your opinion and your travel tips.

Monday 10
Monday's Motivation Monday's Motivation
• June 10, 2019
Athens, Greece
Monday's Motivation | Dan Miller Quote

Good Morning and Have a Great Week!

Today's inspiration and psychological empowerment comes from the following statement of Dan Miller:
No high achiever ever woke up in the morning and said
‘Let’s see what happens.’

which - in free translation - means that:

No man who has ever succeed something great or impeccable, ever woke up in the morning willing to leave in chance his dreams and goals; instead of work hard to create the right opportunities for himself.

Saturday 8
Tsipers Barbeque Chips Tsipers Barbeque Chips
• June 8, 2019
Athens, Greece
Tsipers Barbeque | New Potato Chips Flavor

We are glad to announce to you (before anyone else) that the well-known Chipita company with the Molto croissants, the fresh potato chips and so many other food products on the Greek market that occupies a special place in our hearts (and especially in the hearts of our children) will now produce a new fresh taste in an already existing product.

Which product and flavor is it?

Thursday 6
Swimsuits under 20 euro Shop • Swimsuits under 20€
• June 6, 2019
Summer in Greece
Budget swimwear shopping

Which are the swimsuits you are going to wear the most this summer and they cost less than 20€ to buy? We spotted for you the best swimwear to rock the beach this hot - hot season. And when we say the best swimwear we refer to one piece bikinis, high cut bikinis, cover ups, tankinis and many other designs in a budget price (under 20€). Let's have a look. Ready?

Monday 3
Σαρακήνικο Μήλος Sarakiniko Milos Sarakiniko • Milos
• June 3, 2019
Sarakiniko, Milos, Greece
Essential travel tips on Sarakiniko visit

Have you ever visited the glorious moonscape scenery of Sarakiniko beach in Milos island (Greece)? Well... You're Gonna Love it!
According to many scientists, Sarakiniko was formed by lava poured and frozen in the area, after a volcanic eruption. Its unique landscape of white volcanic rocks along with the deep blue sea - stands out extraordinary! In between the white volcanic rocks lies a small sandy beach and many underwater caves for scuba diving. The name “Sarakiniko” comes from the Sarakiniko Pirates who used the beach as...

Saturday 1
Drinking white wine Lily WhereIsLilyNow?
• June 1, 2019
Athens, Greece
Have a great new month!

"Spend money. Change your hairstyle. Sell your old clothes and pursue your new style with the money you get from it. Be strong. Be patient. Get drunk if you want to, but not every weekend. Buy a chocolate bar every week when your favorite tv show is on. Take hot baths. Wake up early. Start jogging. Write. Find a friend who will listen to you and don’t stop until you find it. Study. Read. Make your Instagram cool. Write some more. Get that damn piercing. Pour yourself a glass of your favorite wine. Buy bath bubbles and bath more. Adore your body. Shave, for yourself. Book flights for next spring. Write this day down, write it all down. Cry. Finally feel some homesickness. Learn to be in silence. Learn to stand being alone. Drink lots of coffee. Get ready for Christmas. Feel smart at school. Spend a weekend alone. Take lots of selfies. Eat chocolate while watching reality tv-shows. Meditate. Stretch. Learn ballet. Buy overprized coffee. Learn to be with yourself."
#WELCOMEJUNE #embraceyourself

May '19

Sunday 26
Elections in Greece 2019 Elections in Greece 2019
• May 26, 2019
Greece, Europe
Elections in Greece 2019 – Part 1

Elections in Greece 2019 - Part A: Today in Greece is the first Sunday for the European Parliament elections as well as for the Municipal and Regional elections. Today is one more day in which we exercise the right that our progenitors have earned for us, to be able to put our stone - in the form of a vote - to build a better building of the Greek and the European democracy. Where do you vote?

Saturday 18
Hotel Cokkinis beach At the beach Hotel Cokkinis
• May 18, 2019
Kakia Skala, Greece
A small getaway from Athens!

Today was finally the day for my first swim (of this summer). Keeping this in mind, we organized a proper getaway very close to the center of the capital and definately by the sea.
The family hotel Kokkinis (Hotel Cokkinis) is located in Megara, just above the beach of Kakia Skala (50 km from the center of Athens on the way to Kinetta and about 6.5 km far from it) and offers its residents, apart from the sea view rooms, the opportunity to enjoy their coffee or lunch overlooking the sea as well as to swim in the turquoise waters of the (almost) “private beach” it has underneath.

Tuesday 15
Holidays in Milos Greece Photo: • Milos, Greece
• May 9, 2019
Greece in No.2 globaly on the 'Blue Flags' list!

Greece is No.2 in the world in Blue Flags with 515 award winning coasts.
Thus, in all 47 countries participating in the international Blue Flag program, Greece took the second place after Spain.
The national operator of the Blue Flag programme, the Hellenic Society for the Protection of Nature - E.E.P.F. (at a special event held yesterday in Akti Vouliagmenis, in the presence of many representatives of the state and sectoral organizations of Tourism) has awarded 3,779 coasts worldwide, 695 marinas and 67 sustainable tourism boats all over the world.
The Region of Halkidiki (in Greece) collected the majority of the awards, a total of 92 flags (three more than last year).

Thursday 9
Achilleas Studios Hotel Lefkada Perigiali • Lefkada
• May 9, 2019
Lefkada, Greece
My favorite day!

Thursday – What a day!
For me and my daily schedule Thursday isn’t just another day of the week.
Thursday is all about freedom, joy and creativity.
On Thursdays I am feeling more optimistic in making new plans or dreams and I am always feeling more capable to make them real. So Thursday is definitely my favorite day of the week.
What’s yours? ✉ me your thoughts!:)

📷 💙 Location:
Achilleas Hotel and Studios Perigiali - Lefkada, Greece

Monday 6
New Video • Lefkada
• May 6, 2019
Lefkada, Greece
Happy new week!

This weekend - among everything else - I uploaded on YouTube a video about my experience from the view of Achilleas Hotel in Lefkada.
We stayed there for the Greek's Easter Holidays and even if it wasn't open yet to the crowds, we've enjoyed the beach vibes to the fullest.
If you want to visit Achilleas (Hotel in Lefkada) website, click here
If you would like to watch my new video on YouTube click the button bellow.
Please subscribe to my channel too (if you haven't done this already).
I do appreciate it!
Have a happy - creative week!

Friday 3
Pefkulia beach Lefkada Greece Pefkoulia • Lefkada
• May 3, 2019
Lefkada, Greece
Mooving forward!

“Life Is Lived Forward.
It's dangerous to walk backwards.”

Literally and metaphorically speaking;
This picture (from my latest visit to Pefkoulia beach in Lefkada - Greece) is the bold proof (I am standing in the edge of the cliff 😱).

Happy Weekend loves!
Love yourself and trust your future more!💋

Pefkoulia - Lefkada Pefkoulia • Lefkada
• May 1, 2019
Lefkada, Greece
Have a happy month!

You know that 💙 I LOVE LEFKADA.
So today, I am sharing another one new photo from the beach of Pefkoulia (in Lefkada, Greece) with its wonderful blue color of the sea.
May 1 • also known as Labour Day • celebrated in many countries as a traditional springtime festival or as an international day honoring workers. In Greece there is a public strike and the whole country has been left without national rail, island ferry or other transport services. (Hope you didn't had any travel plans, depending on our public transportation system).
Also Greeks celebrate spring and nature on May 1st (known as Protomagia) by “catching the May” (according to the Greek traditional custom) and making lovely flowers coronets to hang outside their doors for a “good luck”! 🌼 Happy month everyone!

April '19

Saturday 27
Pefkoulia beach LefkadaPefkoulia, Lefkada
• April 27, 2019
Pefkoulia Lefkada, Greece
The "First Resurrection"

It's the Orthodox Holy Saturday in Greece and early in the morning, in the Ionian island of Lefkada (much like Corfu's traditional customs) Greeks are celebrating the "First Resurrection" before Easter. With the sounding of the First Resurrection clay pots are fired from windows and balconies in the city of Lefkada. It is said that symbolizes the crushing of the evil.
But for those who don't want or don't have the time to watch this local custom, I think it's a mervelous day to go for a a swim on some of the island's stunning beaches.
I'll do that!
🐣 Happy Orthodox Easter everyone!
Don't eat soooo much: Apart from maintain our good health, we also have a body to praise this summer (which with such a sun today and with such a good mood, I believe it's going to be exciting)!

Wednesday 24
Lily Was Here - Lily Theakou Lily • WasHere
• April 24, 2019
Lefkada, Greece
This moment.-

It's Holy Wednesday in Greece and today's photo looks like just another portrait of mine, a blond girl in front of a white wall, slightly tanned, seemingly careless. What you don't know is that in front of me I have the sea of ​​Lefkada that I love, I got the slightly tanned skin earlier this morning as I was cleaning the muddy water (from Africa) that rained in the past two days - but today it's sunny. And with a sun like this up in the sky everything looks beautiful and possible.
It's time to drink my favorite beer, relax on the veranda of the place that I feel like home (on my favorite Greek island) watch the sea right in front and listen to the waves. 💙 🙏 This moment of mine.-

Tuesday 23
Como Lake Italia visitComo Lake Italy
• April 23 2019
Como Lake Italia
Como is lovely but...

The Italian Como village with its popular Como Lake, Bellazio and other neighboring villages are lovely - but they are not like Lefkada in Spring.
Do you feel homesick or nostalgia (and a bit of paranoid) every Spring or am I the only suffering?
However, about Como village, its lake and your visit at, I've already written an article (you've loved it/visited so many times and I thank you for that) on what to do and how to save money on your travel plan.

Wednesday 17
New Aegean flight to Marrakesh New Aegean flight to Marrakesh
• April 17, 2019
Athens to Marrakesh
New Aegean's cheap flights

On the occasion of the opening of the new destination and the first Aegean's Air flight from Athens to Marrakesh - last night - to which all the passengers were offered a glass of champagne, we've searched for you and found the cheapest fares and ticket promotions currently in value from today, to make the same one way air route (or round trip) in cheap prices AND with the Aegean Air from Greece, during next months.
In fact the cheapest price we've found already (if you book your ticket today on the dates we provide you) for the Aegean's flight from Athens to Marrakesh in May and June 2019 is only €63,99/person and at the end of July you can book your return ticket just for €48,89/person.

Monday 15
Notre Dame on fire Photo •
• April 15, 2019
The day that Notre Dame became Notre Damn😢

Today it's the Great Monday for the Catholics and a very sad day for the whole world; Notre Dame of Paris wrapped in flames (possibly) after an unforgivable mistake that occurred during its renovation process.
A historic building of faith and art that survived more than 800 years of revolution and war - today is being destroyed by human's negligence.

Tuesday 9
Lily travels to Shangai | China blog Lily Was in Shanghai
• April 9, 2019
Shanghai China
Time Traveller in a time machine

That day, last year, we were almost ready for our long journey to China, having already gathered as much information as we could about our first stop Shanghai (and not only for our first stop).
Throughout my journey, along with my favorite Olympus OM-D E-M10 limited edition camera, we were able to capture a China different from what the majority of our western world knows; a country with superpower growth rhythms but also with some special highlights that brought you back in time - not just mindless or in a nostalgic way.
For many of these things I have already written at my TRAVEL section in Greek, for the rest (and still many) of them, I will continue writing and complete the tribute, at least for some more time.
Saty tuned!

Sunday 7
Karlsruhe Germany | Train Station Karlsruhe Hbf train
• April 7, 2019
Karlsruhe, Germany
How to travel from Karlsruhe to Mannheim

How to travel from Karlsruhe to Mannheim by bus or train?
No matter how many times I've searched the web, I couldn't find a satisfying answer.
But today the good news is that the solution is already up in my TRAVEL section, for any fellow travelers (like me) who seek for more and accurate information on the transfer options, in order to program his/her trip.

Friday 5
Travel to Nafplion | Lily in Greece Trip to Nafplio
• April 5, 2019
Nafplio, Greece
Friday, trip to Nafplio and more

I'm writing about Nafplio, a different article - (you will soon be able to see it on my TRAVEL section) and I am wearing a pink t-shirt New England Patriots with Tom Brady's name and number in the back (which doesn't differ in anything from my own reality 👾 Do you see the global conspiracy behind the "irony" of the situation? I hope not. There is none 💙).
Also don't forget, this weekend there is the 2 days Travel Festival going on, an opportunity to make new friends around the globe.
You will also listen to real stories about gorgeous travels that inspire and motivate you to endure the 9-5 work, and that's the proof that
(the) LIFE (you choose) COULD BE AWESOME. 🐦

Monday 1
April's fool day | Lily from LilyWasHere You don't fool me (?)
• April 1st, 2019
Athens, Greece
1st day of everything

It's the 1st day of the week, it's the 1st day of the month, “It'sthe first day of the rest of your life” (as Timo Maas sings).
Today is the worldwide April Fools' Day but to be honest, no wise man thinks he can't be fooled any other of the 364 days of the year.
Neither anyone (man or woman) who is in love thinks that.
So maybe today is the first day - for some of us - to realize that too.
Let's celebrate this day, week and month as much as we can.
'Cause that's all that matters, that's all that lasts!
💋 Kisses
— Lil.

March '19

Sunday 31
Greek National Opera - Niarchos Greek National Opera
• March 31, 2019
Athens, Greece
In the Greek National Opera

Today, we watched in the Greek National Opera (now located at the Stavros Niarchos Foundation) the opera of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro.
This play is also famous for the septet in Act Two: Starting with one, then two, three, four, five, six and in the end seven characters discuss with each other during a thrilling music part, which lasts for twenty minutes without, however, losing its clarity and power.
Briefly Review:
The positive elements are the impressive (and long-lasting) production, the colorful costumes, the (of course) excellent music, the ideal and fitting interpretations.
The cult figure of the pianist - dressed like a "blue prisoner" and his moves, as well as the passionate actors, ‎stood out.
The negatives elements are that the stage didn't have very good acoustics (the higher the balcony from the scene you were sitting, the more "null" the sound) and the (left or right) scenes, which were made to be seen clearly only from those who bought seats in the middle of the stage. The rest of visitors should have strong imagination.
If you too want to watch a performance at the National Opera, visit the calendar | program of its events or book your online tickets here

Saturday 30
IWD19 • Athens Greece
• March 26, 2019
Athens, Greece
IWD19 Women Techmakers Greece

Saturday today and from the morning until 19.00, I was at the Serafio Center in Piraeus to watch the IWD2019's all-day meeting of the Women Techmakers Greece.
In total 2 Googlers, 10 Google Developers Experts and 2 Tech Consultants were in the IWD 19 | Women Techmakers Greece Summit to transmute their knowledge and to encourage the Greek women who are involved in computer technology programs and their codes.
I adored Cheryl Edison (Founder, Business Innovation Advisor and Strategist) and her thoughts. But overall, all participants did a good job awhile there was also a presentation of the ARCore and an introduction to Machine Learning – Angular.
If you are dealing with codes, PC technology and computer programming I would suggest younot to skip it next time. For more information, click on the official site of WomenTechmakers | IWD 19

Tuesday 26
Wearing light blue shirt - Ootd “I don't wear it either,
I can't without you.”

• March 26, 2019
Plaka, Athens, Greece
The light blue shirt

“The light blue shirt, sometimes I wore it and sometimes you wore it.”
(from the song of G. Dalaras)
in lyrics | music: Stavros Kougioumtzis.
“The light blue shirt, you never wore it again.”
And if so, why?
Today's photography may not represent your favorite style, but because the blue or the light blue color this year is in fashion (and every year it's style is in fashion to such an era that aries Spring), I have a simple, everyday suggestion for your to wear on your morning walks in the city's center.

Monday 25
Trip to Nafplio - Bourtzi view Nafplio • Bourtzi
• March the 25th, 2019
Nafplio, Greece
Happy National Holiday!

Happy National Holiday!
Nameday wishes in Vangelis, Evangelia (Yes, Lily comes out of Evangelia, thank you for the wishes!) and lots of happy years in all the Hellenism!
Today in Greece we celebrate the 25th March with a double holiday:
The successful Greek Revolution War of Independence against the Ottoman Empire in 1821 and the Annunciation by archangel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary that she should become the mother of Jesus Christ the Son of God.

The photo of this day is from my recent trip to Nafplion - the first official capital city (the first unofficial was in Aegina) of the newly established Greek state in 1823, where the first Greek government was sworn in and where the first governor - Kapodistrias, was murdered. Enjoy your day! 💋 Kisses!

Saturday 23
Enjoying Greek sun Enjoying Athen's sun
• March 23, 2019
Monastiraki, Athens, Greece
Enjoying today's Greek sun

Today's photo is me - earlier in the morning - at the Ciccus cafe bar (in Athens) enjoying Spring and the Greek sun.
There is a quote on that:
"Life is all about balance.
You don’t always need to be getting stuff done.
Sometimes it’s perfectly okay, and absolutely necessary, to shut down, kick back and do nothing."

— Lori Deschene.
Happy Long weekend (Saturday, Sunday and this Monday the 25th as a Greek national holiday) to you all! 🌸☀️🌺

Thursday 21
Acropolis view Athens Plaka Acropolis Athens Plaka
• March 21, 2019
Plaka, Athens, Greece
World Poetry Day and Spring Equinox

World Poetry Day today along with the Spring Equinox and along with my morning photo from the Plaka neighborhood, overlooking the Acropolis hill, I have for you a favorite of mine - notorious - poem that I think its right:
Thoughts aren't black and white they're all colours and shades
From the pastels to the brightest to the dull and gloomiest of greys
And so is the canvas of love from the passionate pinks and reds to happy yellows and gay blues. From the exciting royal purples to the calm and pleasing greens
Love isn't pure and stark white of hope and happiness laid bare
Always stained with a little black of anger and doubt and despair
You have to dip the brush of life and be content with what you get
And hope that the design of love matches your heart's pallette.
— Nidhi Agrawal.

Tuesday 19
Ciccus bar Athens center Ciccus Athens
• March 19, 2019
Athen's city center, Greece
Do you enjoy life?

“Ανοήμονες βιούσι ού τερπόμενοι βιούν.”
(Meaning: Fools live without enjoying life)
Democritus, 470-370 BC, Ancient Greek philosopher.

Today's photos are from earlier this morning in the sunny Athen's city center from the balcony of Ciccus bar where I've enjoyed my first coffee of the day. On the background it's the Stoa of Attalos and you can look up more info on this Greek archaeological site by clicking here

Saturday 16
Joomla Talks Athens Joomla Talks Athens
• March 16, 2019
Athens, Greece
Joomla Talks 2019 Athens

Today dawned a sunny Saturday - the ideal time for sunny walks and vitamin D composition. I participated in the Joomla Talks 2019 Athens, a very interesting day-to-day conference of the Greek community of Joomla at the Ministry of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and Information (which still has a public card phone booth - Just saying😳).

Friday 15
Βροχή, καφές και μελαγχολική διάθεση Coffee and melancholy retro mood
• March 15 2019
Athens, Greece
Rain, coffee and melancholy

Rainy Friday with a photo (from the ground floor cafe Great Room Bar of the Marriott Hotel Athens) which would fit into this day ideally - as well as musically - if at you click on ACTIVITY then on COFFEE button and right after you select the COFFEE AND RAIN (or if you love passions you can click on COFFEE AND CIGAR option) ☕🎶.

Sunday 10
Greek Carnival in Nafplion Απόκριες στο Ναύπλιο
• March 10, 2019
Nafplion, Greece
Last Sunday of the Greek Carnival

Last Sunday of the Greek Carnival and all around Greece there are carnival rhythms.
I was in Nafplio there was a wonderful sunny day and the carnival started at 17.00 from the Department of Theater Studies (Old Prefecture of Nafplion) to end with the traditional (and always impressive) symbolic burning of the Carnival King at the port of the town.
The feast was continued with a concert at Filellinon Square and latin dances at Syntagma Square, the crowd was happy and the children were excited.
I admit that the Carnival though it's not on my favorite holidays and I don't like to be disguised - but with this particular walk - today was a really nice day.

Saturday 9
Molto Cream and Cookies κρουασάν
• March 9, 2019
Athens, Greece
The three-day weekend and the new croissants

Today is the beggining of this three-day weekend (this Monday is the Greek Clean Monday) and I want to wish you a Wonderful time and to let you know that I recently tested the two new Cream & Cookies flavors of Molto croissants that will come out on the greek market next Wednesday and especially with one taste I was excited!
Do you want to know what flavor is this?

Friday 8
• March 8, 2019
Athens, Greece
International Women's Day '19

A balanced world is a better world. How can you help forge a more gender-balanced world? Celebrate women's achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality. Get everything you need to run a successful International Women's Day right here

Thursday 7
Sunset Ark Bar Restaurant Glyfada Athens Today's Sunset
• March 7, 2019
Glyfada, Athens, Greece
The little things that make life big

After a bit difficult day, I choose to focus to the wonderful weather, as well as that I've enjoyed my today's early morning walk in Plaka neighborhood with my best friend and a delightful sunset with my ♡ in Ark Cafe • Bar • Restaurant right by the sea.
How precious are those everyday little things that make life big, huh? Where you choose to focus on your daily routine?
Hoping you are staying positive and cherish every little moment you have with the ones you love. Things in life are changing so fast...

Wednesday 6
Better Love - Katerine Duska Better Love - Katerine Duska
• March 6, 2019
Athens, Greece
Go Greece! GO!

"Like a little Summer" will be the weather from today on in Greece, with high temperature and positive mood. But there os still something else I am into:
Have you heard Katerina's Duska amazing song for this year's Eurovision?
I may be bragging right now but I'm glad to say moments like this how proud I am for my music education (proved and through me oldest posts) as I was among those who had for many years believed in Katerina Duska's special voice while at the same time I was wondering how come and this lady is not yet worldwide known - when unfortunately not many people knew her in her own country.
But I think that Paulo Coelho sees vindication and Katerine Duska has finally her chance for international recognition and career with the song Better Love and her participation in this year's Eurovision!
Go girl! Go! Go Greece!

Monday 4
Visit Parthenon, Acropolis Visit Parthenon | Acropolis
• March 4, 2019
Acropolis hill, Athens, Greece
Happy New Week!

I LOVE Mondays! Do you?
Today's photo is from my last visit to the Acropolis hill.
I am standing in front of the Parthenon's temple • probably the most famous ancient building in Greece • certainly one of the most famous ancient sites in the whole world.
This masterpiece fills my heart with Art, Love and Hopeand those vibes are all I need for this brand new week.
May yours be as well like this.
Have a truly happy and majestic new week!
💋 Lil

Sunday 3
Caryatids, Erechtheion | Parthenon, Acropolis Erechtheion | Parthenon, Acropolis
• March 3, 2019
Athens, Greece
Free entrance to all the archaeological sites

It might have a cloudy sky, a bit windy weather and not the impeccable spring day (we enjoyed yesterday) and you probably have expected for this day but I want to remind you that today is the penultimate Sunday of the Carnival and the last (for the first half of 2019) Sunday with free admission to all the museums and the archaeological sites of Greece. Use this wisely! 😎 Kiss!

Friday 1
Seagull at the beach Seagull at the beach
• March 1, 2019
Glyfada, Athens, Greece
Welcome March!

I say Welcome March! and March replies: I am the month that shall bring Spring. Today feels quite like Spring indeed, although here in Greece we say that “March is a scalper and a bad evil stake” because if it gets angry, the snow will fall.
So how will you spend this lovely first day of March?

Seafood and beer at the Ark Restaurant Athens
With today's sun and 68°F temperature high (after having coffee) I had some joyful time for beer and seafood in the Ark Bar - Restaurant (in Glyfada), ​right by the beach.
Wishing you all a happy March and a month well spent!





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