What is Greece known for?


in the driest areas, especially areas near the seacoast where wind and salt spray are frequent. Low, soft-leaved scrublands around the Mediterranean are known as ''garrigar'' in the Catalan Countries, ''garrigue'' in France, ''phrygana'' in Greece, ''tomillares'' in Spain, and ''batha'' in Israel. *Shrublands are dense thickets of evergreen sclerophyll shrubs and small trees, and are the most common plant community around the Mediterranean. Mediterranean shrublands are known

poetic plays

plays of tragic poets that are lost nowadays have been saved as oral tales sagas. In Greek "Tales by myths of ancient Greek poetic plays that have been lost and other tales of Vlachophone village of Skra" Maria Papageorgiou, Thessaloniki, 1984 In Greece, pickles, called ''τουρσί(α)'', are made out of carrots, celery, eggplants stuffed with diced carrots, cauliflower, tomatoes, and peppers (Capsicum). '''Alexandair''' was a charter airline

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on January 23 and January 24, 1999. Commons:Category:Greece Wikipedia:Greece Dmoz:Regional Europe Greece

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Youth For Action in which The Mischief Makers took place. Its idea was to "support and connect youth, campaign, community and activist groups, their actions and campaigns with creative forms of activism.". What is the AA Caravan? article on EYFA website. Also known as the 'AA Caravan' a group of around 10 people travelled from Greece via Macedonia (Republic of Macedonia), Albania, Montenegro, Serbia and Hungary


north of Sami (Sami, Cephalonia) and 32 km north of Argostoli. The community of Fiskardo consists of the villages Fiskardo, Evreti, Katsarata, Matsoukata and Tselentata. In the early 1980s, the Blind Boys of Alabama performed in the Obie Award-winning musical ''The Gospel at Colonus''; their involvement in the production has continued into the twenty-first century, including a 2008 performance in Athens, Greece, near the original performance location


might mark here the beginning of his third period. At first also intended for the Hofgarten arcade, the 23 great landscapes were eventually installed in the newly-built Neue Pinakothek where they were given their own hall. While riding a tour bus in Germany, Brian looks at a history book that has no information regarding German history from September 1, 1939 - September 1, 1945; the dates on which World War II started and ended. Brian questions

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''Makedonia'' (Makedonia (newspaper)), which was also the first newspaper published in Thessaloniki in 1911 and ''Aggelioforos''. A large number of radio stations also broadcast from Thessaloniki as the city is known for its music contributions. Commons:Category:Greece Wikipedia:Greece Dmoz:Regional Europe Greece

creative development

The first, historic building of Panteion University. The Panteion University has a long history of a creative development linked not only to the course of higher education and the development of social sciences in Greece, but also to the wider social transformation of the country. It was founded in 1927 under the name ''School of Political Sciences'', due to the envisagement of two persons who had studied at the Free School of Political Sciences in Paris, Georgios Fragoudis and Alexandros Pantos. He was first seen on TV as TRT's (Turkish Radio and Television Corporation) reporter from Athens, Greece. Later he started hosting a debate program "''Ateş Hattı''" for the same channel. Commons:Category:Greece Wikipedia:Greece Dmoz:Regional Europe Greece


in getting a report filed and seeking justice to those responsible. (''Updated Jan 2013'') Greece is generally a safe destination for the traveler: the vast majority of people you interact with will be honest and helpful. The detailed information above is intended to forewarn travelers of risks which they have a small, though not zero, chance of encountering. There is also a serious social problem with young extreme right wingers who are racists and attack people that look like illegal


* fakirs and similar persons, History Boccia originated in Greece. Big stones were used to throw at a stone target. History of Boccia, The game was later refined in Italy in the 16th century.Sports Summer Boccia.html Boccia, Canadian Paralympic Committee '''Saranda


Judaism has existed (History of the Jews in Greece) in Greece for more than 2,000 years. Sephardi Jews used to have a large presence in the city of Thessaloniki (by 1900, some 80,000, or more than half of the population, were Jews), but nowadays the Greek-Jewish community who survived German occupation and the Holocaust, during World War II, is estimated to number around 5,500 people.

Greek citizens who are Roman Catholic are estimated to be at around 50,000 with the Roman Catholic immigrant community in the country approximately 200,000. Old Calendarists (Greek Old Calendarists) account for 500,000 followers.

Hellenic Polytheistic Reconstructionism has also been reportedly practiced by thousands of Greeks.

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