Monthly Archive: January 2015


Corfu versus the Rest of Greece

Listening to the news and weather reports these days the constant repetition of “The whole of Greece is suffering from snow or otherwise extreme weather conditions” is beginning to be slightly annoying as we...


Happy New Year

The last of the decorations came down in our house on 12th Night, following the British tradition. Last to go was the garland on the door, to be replaced with the “Big Onion” –...


Christmas in Corfu

One of the best parts of the Christmas holidays in Greece, for people like me who love the whole experience of decorating the house, cooking traditional specialities – both Greek and English – is...