My top 8 beaches in Zakynthos

I've lived here for 17 years and I still can't get enough every time, I go swimming! Zákynthos is green and lush compare to the Aegean islands where one would find more arid, dry and rockier terrains. You probably won't find all white little village houses stuck against the mountain faces but more of a [...]

By | August 8th, 2017|Lifestyle, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Full steam ahead…

Summer's here Hi guys!  Oh my gosh what a week it's been! The summer season has finally come around once again. Thank goodness for that, cause anymore winter talk and I would actually start to cry! Winter has been far too long, too wet (ok right in the beginning) and very smelly!  Thanks to [...]

By | May 7th, 2017|Lifestyle, Uncategorised|0 Comments

Solutions to a small budget Christmas 

UNEDITED / SPUR OF THE MOMENT KIND OF A POST!!! (Excuse the spelling, grammar and punctuation!!! :) ) Solution for a Christmas on a small budget How can you make a Christmas that cost next to nothing??? All that matters in Christmas! Have you been bombarded with a shopping list from [...]

By | December 24th, 2016|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Zakynthian Grape and Wine season

Zakynthian Grape and Wine season   It's grape season and we are blessed with an impressive harvest this year.  I've been trailing Nick (hubby) across our vineyards learning the ropes. I've always had a keen interest in wine making but never got involved-typically only to state at the table, my utter disappointment of a [...]

By | November 28th, 2016|Lifestyle, Uncategorised|0 Comments

A Greek night out at the Bouzoukia

  It starts with OPA! And ends with OPAAAA! A common, a verbal emotional expression Greeks use and say at celebrations when they are dancing. Today is accompanied by throwing flowers and napkins. Before the 70's is was common to smash plates but it now a banned practice. Nightlife for Greeks is typically [...]

By | November 6th, 2016|Lifestyle|2 Comments