Discovering Athens

Hello dear reader. My name is Thélia and I am a twenty-three years old volunteer who got in Athens three weeks ago. To be very honest, before coming to Athens, I didn’t know what to expect from this city. I hadn’t looked it up, I didn’t know much about the sightseeing (I knew that there…

Meet the team : Volunteers for environment 2021

From March to May 2021, HYP will welcome 4 Volunteers from Italia and France to promote environmental issues through local and online campaigns in Athens. The project is undertaken with the European Solidarity Corps program and aims to raise awareness among local young people and children regarding environmental prospects.

Education During Pandemic

This year, has changed our lives upside down. This does not have only negative aspects but indeed it has offer different perspectives and possibilities. Nowadays, we can do everything from home. Starting from groseries, shopping, spending time with friends and also exploring education through online tools. Education has been always about the contact between people…

How to make a good CV?

What is a CV? CV stands for Curriculum Vitae which means “course of life” in Latin. A CV is a document you use when you want to apply for a job. It describes quickly what are your skills, your educations and your experience. A CV can also be named a resume in the USA. There…

What is permaculture?

Permaculture is a systemic and global concept aimed at creating ecosystems. Its inspiration comes from nature, its functioning (also called biomimicry or eco-mimicry) and tradition. Permaculture takes into account the biodiversity of each system and promotes mixed-crop agriculture, unlike monoculture.  History and origin of the term The term “Permaculture” is a portmanteau word, it comes…

My first 3 months in Greece

13/11/2020 I’m in my room, listening to my favorite album and I’m thinking that half of my experience in Greece has gone. Before arriving here I was thinking about all the things I wanted to do in Athens and all the magical places I wanted to visit in this beautiful and charming country. Greece has…

Tortilla de patatas

In a good Spanish dinner can not miss (in addition to beer and croquettes) a wonderful tortilla de patatas (potato omelette). Don’t be fooled by what they offer you in “Spanish restaurants” outside Spain. Here, Diana and Iguázel present you the good, nice and cheap one so that you can surprise all your guests (even…

The quiche lorraine

During the month of September our beloved french people Iolann and Céline delighted us with a magnificent recipe (not appropriate if you are on a diet): the quiche lorraine. Ingredients for 8 people: 400 g. of shortcrust pastry dough 400 g. of bacon or ham 60 g. of butter 6 eggs 40 cl. of cream…

The original carbonara

During the month of August we were lucky enough to have Mattia Marino teach us how to prepare the original carbonara. In this case, it is just for 3 people so adjust the ingredients if you want to surprise more people. Ingredients: 350 g. of spaghetti 120 g. of guanciale (cured pork cheek) 80 g….

My passion

I’ve been passionate about rugby since I was a kid, but I was only able to start two years ago because before there was no girls team where I lived. The rules are quite simple, you have to , using tricks get to pass the rugby ball in the test line which is located on…