Craving for the sun on Syros Island

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KkL 316w 1024x685 Craving for the sun on Syros IslandWe live in the center of the Aegean; we grew up near the sea, and under the sun. And that’s what we are trying to pass through our design process. From the names of the sunglasses, to their designs, the graphic creations and their photographs, we are trying to give the feeling of the place we live. From images of Ermoupoli’s houses, fields under the sun at the villages of Syros, everything relates to the bright blue color of the sea and the bright light of the Aegean sea, reminding us its islands. Lines and forms on the frame of our sunglasses that remind the waves of the sea, the boles of pine trees, the flow of the sand in the golden beaches of the Mediterranean and the essence of the cool summer night breeze. Read more

Guided tours at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

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shutterstock 97818944 Panepistimio Guided tours at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens opens its “home” to the general public and invites you to get to know the Propylaia, one of the most emblematic landmarks of the capital city of the Greek state. Founded in 1839 and designed by the Danish architect Hans Christian Hansen, the neoclassical building and its monumental precinct bring up the most acknowledged highlights of Greek national history. Read more

Let’s take a walk to Vouliagmeni!

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index Let’s take a walk to Vouliagmeni!

The Party in Vouliagmeni, July 25th, 1983

In 1983, the famous singer and songwriter Loukianos Kilaidonis along with his wife, the well-known actress of film, stage and television, Anna Vayena, organized a big concert at the sea coast near Athens, called Vouliagmeni, an event which took months to prepare. Many popular artists also participated and there was a floating stage installed inside the sea. It was the first time ever that a big concert was taking place in an open-air space, not meant for concerts. Read more