Connecting Children with Culture by Melina Mallos

Today’s very special guest post is by children’s multicultural educator, consultant and author Melina Mallos. Having moved from her birthplace in Greece to Australia at the age of 6, Melina is passionate about helping other children understand and appreciate their own cultural heritage and that of others. Advertisements

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December 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! December’s Book of the Month is THE NIGHT THE OWL CRIED: A TASTE OF CYPRUS by Androulla Christou Layton and Michael Layton.

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November 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! November’s Book of the Month is HEAD OVER HEELS IN PARIS by Jessica Grand (Rodothea Milatou-Smith).

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Five Reasons why Autumn in Greece is better than anywhere else!

On the GWC today we have a very special guest blog post by AutoRhodes – a car hire service in, you guessed it…Rhodes! Far from being an article about cars though, this post explains how beautiful Greece is in autumn. So if you’re looking for a last minute getaway before…

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October 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! October’s Book of the Month is MORE HIDDEN CRETE – A NOTEBOOK by Richard Clark.

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September 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! September’s Book of the Month is MURDER IN MYKONOS by Jeffrey Siger.

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August 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! August’s Book of the Month is AMONG THE LEMON TREES by Nadia Marks.

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July 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! July’s Book of the Month is GOAT IN THE MEZE by Katerina Nikolas.

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Five Ways to Weave Greek Tradition into your Wedding by Sam Brown

Whether you love tradition, or prefer to honour your roots without going “all the way”, there’s no denying that including age-old traditions in your matrimonials can give your wedding structure and a deeper, richer meaning. While some of us like to do things as they have been done for generations,…

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June 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! June’s Book of the Month is A SCORPION IN THE LEMON TREE by Marjory McGinn.

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Love in Lefkada with Lefkas Weddings

Wedding season is upon us and for those of you who might be thinking about holding your big day abroad – specifically in Greece! – then The Greek Wives Club has found the perfect wedding planning company for you in the form of Lefkas Weddings.

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May 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! May’s Book of the Month is SECRETS FROM YIAYIA’S GREEK KITCHEN by Sarah Pylas and Eva Ryan.

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April 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! April’s Book of the Month is GREEKSCAPES ILLUSTRATED: JOURNEYS WITH AN ARTIST by Pamela Jane Rogers.

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Learn Greek Online

Interested in learning Greek?  What could be better than having a native Greek teacher coach you right in your home or office?  This is what modern Greek language teacher Vasiliki Baskos does from LEARN-GREEK-ONLINE : a one-to-one online learning experience through lessons conducted on skype. 

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Book review! Waiting for Aegina by Effie Kammenou

A while ago we were kindly sent a PAPER COPY (woop woop!!!) of  the latest book by talented Greek author Effie Kammenou and we were hooked from the start!

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March 2017 Book of the Month

Drum roll please! March’s Book of the Month is WAITING FOR AEGINA by Effie Kammenou.

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Book review! Unusual Journeys by Konstantina Sakellariou

This month we featured THE UNUSUAL JOURNEYS OF A GIRL LIKE ANY OTHER by Konstantina Sakellariou as our book of the month. Konstantina kindly sent us a digital copy of the book and we couldn’t wait to read it! 

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