Celebrating Tsiknopempti – Smokey Thursday, the Traditional BBQ Day Before Lent

smokey thursday tsiknopempti kefalonia

In the heart of Greece, where the blue of the sky meets the deep green of the land, there’s a tradition that fills the air with the rich aroma of grilled meats and the sounds of joyous celebrations. Tsiknopempti, or Smokey Thursday, is an event that brings families and friends together, marking a day of…

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A Kefalonian Christmas: A Journey Through the Island’s Winter Wonderland

Kefalonia at Christmas - Argostioli waterfront AI generated

Introduction: The Magic of Christmas in Kefalonia As the festive season approaches, all the Greek Islands like Santorini and Mykonos including the island of Kefalonia, a jewel in the Ionian Sea, undergo a magical transformation. From Kefalonia to Santorini and Mykonos, these islands come alive with the spirit of Epiphany. This blog post invites you…

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