Hey ! It’s Pierre !

Hello, I will introduce myself and explain the impact of this volunteering mission in Athens. To begin with, my name is Pierre and I am 21 years old. I’m from Carcassonne, in the south of France. I studied science until I was 19, but I didn’t really like it and I wasn’t a very good…

Are you okey?

It has been long day, finally you can lay in your bed, your body is so exhausted, but your brain wants to remind you of some issues. This friend of mine doesn’t answer my messages, why? Is she mad at me? Did I say something wrong? By the way, why did my colleagues from work…

Η εμπειρία της Νατάσας στην Ισπανία

Ονομάζομαι Νατάσα και πριν από ένα μήνα ξεκίνησε για μένα το ταξίδι μου στηνTarragona της Ισπανίας. Εδώ συμμετέχω σε ένα εθελοντικό πρόγραμμα της EuropeanSolidarity Corps στον Μη Κερδοσκοπικό Οργανισμό «Globbers» μαζί με άλλους 6εθελοντές (2 από Ισπανία, 1 από Ελλάδα , 1 Λιθουανία, 1 Ταϊλάνδη και δύο από τηνΤουρκία). Οι πρώτες 3 βδομάδες μας ήταν…

Η εμπειρία της Μελίνας στην Ισπανία

Η Μελίνα συμμετέχει στο πρόγραμμα “Conneting European Vounteers” Το καλοκαίρι που πέρασε πήρα την απόφαση να κάνω αίτηση για το εθελοντικό πρόγραμμα Connecting European Vounteers στην Tarragona της Ισπανίας. Ήταν μία απο τις καλύτερες αποφάσεις της ζωής μου. Τον τελευταίο μήνα συμμετείχα ως εθελόντρια σε 3 διαφορετικά projects Erasmus +, μαθαίνοντας έτσι την αξία της…

The price of flying

I didn’t come here to talk about airfare, if that’s what you’re thinking – although it’s also a good subject. But if you, dear reader, have already had the opportunity and the courage to “fly” away from home, for sure, at some point, you will identify with what I’m talking about. The brave ones who left…

Olive Oil and how it affected the Mediterranean

As an Italian I understand the importance of olive oil when cooking and I couldn’t be happier to find myself in Athens where, according to Greek mythology, olive trees were created. This legend also tells how the city got its name.  In a competition over its patronage, Poseidon gifted the new town with a working…

The Day After Tomorrow

“The Day After Tomorrow”, I imagine you’ve seen that phrase before, as it´s aHollywood movie title.Well, if you haven’t seen the movie yet, it shows – don´t worry, no spoiler – a rapidseries of extreme weather cataclysms triggered by changes in the circulation of theNorth Atlantic ocean that give rise to a sudden global ice…

Animals need help

Like every summer, vacation rhymes with abandonment for many animals. The pandemic did not help: many people adopted a pet, but puppies grow up and many end up in shelters. Moreover, the fires in Athens only made things worse. Entire farms were destroyed by flames near the small village of Lasdikas in West Greece. Although…

The situation of fires in the world

I decided to talk about the fire situation in the world that is strongly affecting us in the summer season, especially in this summer. Another reason why I chose to develop this subject, is that as I am living in Athens that has been hit by a big fire in the last days, I had…

The importance of Greek Theatre

It has been centuries since someone watched a real greek play and yet, today we still can see the ruins and immediately recognize a greek theatre when we see one. How did it survive centuries of changes? Why is it still important? And how did it affect modern theatre? To answer these questions we need…