10 Beautiful villages in Milos Greece you can visit in 2022

Milos, the beautiful Greek island, is well known for its fantastic landscapes and amazing beaches. But that’s not all! Here are the prettiest quaint towns and fishing villages in Milos Greece. Plaka – The capital of Milos Plaka is the capital of Milos, built at an elevation of 220 m above sea level. It’s the … Read more

Warm Potato Salad With Spinach, Feta, & Lemon

Healthy Baby Potato SaladThis salad combines two favorite old-fashioned foods that Greeks eat for dinner. Or better said, still eat in villages but don’t eat in big cities (as they have adjusted to the street and quick food). I’m talking about potatoes with their skin on (usually baked in aluminum foil on the fireplace, one … Read more

Cozy and romantic Love Bay Beach on Poros island

Love Bay Beach — Λιμανακι της Αγαπης in Greek — is indisputably the love-liest seaside sunbathing and swimming spot on Poros island Cozy cove: For Valentine’s Day we wanted to post about an appropriately-themed place in Greece, and Love Bay Beach on Poros island immediately sprang to mind. A picturesque cove nestled beneath lush green … Read more

Trahana Soup With Feta Cheese

Sour Trahana And Feta SoupWondering what Trahana Soup tastes like? Like a thick very tasty pasta soup with plenty of melted feta cheese inside! What is Trahana? Trahana is a form of pasta that looks like very coarse breadcrumbs. There are two types of Trahana. Sour Trahana and Sweet Trahana. In this recipe, we use … Read more

THE REAL GREEK

Throughout our lives, if we’re lucky, we get to interact with a few very special people. Our Operations Director, Christos Karatzenis was one of those rare, gifted people. He was the heart and soul of The Real Greek behind the scenes, a true leader who loved his job and was respected by all. Christos took … Read more

5 Greek expressions with Verbs to sound like a Native | Do you speak Greek?

12 o’clock Τρώω λεφτά 00:02 Τρώω ξύλο! 00:04 Βγάζω λεφτά – Βγάζω φωτογραφία! 00:08 Είμαι σίγουρη ότι ξέρεις όλεις τις λέξεις ξεχωριστά! 00:15 Αλλά τι μπορεί να σημαίνουν σαν μια ενιαία έκφραση; 00:30 Γεια σας αγαπημένοι μου, Καλώς ήρθατε και πάλι στο κανάλι μου! 00:36 Είμαι η Αλεξάνδρα και είμαι η δασκάλα του Do you … Read more

Old prepositions in Modern Greek

The prepositions used in daily life are taught at an early stage. When Greek learners deepen their progress, they start using prepositions from ancient Greek or from καθαρεύουσα (@katharevousa). Some of these prepositions are used in standard expressions. In this post you can see all the “older” prepositions with examples of their use. If you … Read more