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Recommended books on Greece, Halkidiki and Mount Athos  


Mount Athos, An illustrated guide to the monasteries and their history by Sotiris Kadas High quality all color illustrated museum and site guide series written by the archaeologist Sotiris Kadas. The definitive guide to Mount Athos.

A guide of Halkidiki and Mount Athos. 

A map of Halkidiki. Invaluable is you plan to hire a car and travel to see the area. 
Entree to Halkidiki by Eve Mcloughlin
Mount Athos and Byzantine Monasticism by Anthony Bryer (Editor) and Mary Cunningham (Editor). A dissertation which embodies the results of research into the archives of Mount Athos. All aspects of Byzantine monasticism are covered, dealing with questions of asceticism, authority, community, economy, enlightenment, fortification, liturgy, music, manuscripts, hesychasm, scandal, spirituality and women. These papers provide an overview of scholarship in the field. 
The Monk of Mount Athos by Archimandrite Sophrony.
300 Traditional Recipes of Greek Cookery: Very authentic recipes, all of them so delicious, with some regional specialties included which are guaranteed to bring back holiday memories. Souvlaki, Moussaka, baklava, Tzatziki, stuffed aubergines..... brilliant stuff. 
Greek Civilization by Prof. Brian Sparkes: A well written overview of the ancient Greek world and it' artistic achievements, from a renown scholar.


Music and gifts from Greece  


Greek Film Music by Various Artists: All the favorite tunes, including the ever popular Zorba's Dance.

Beautiful Memories: Various artists. A collection of 20 Greek hits including: Siko Chorepse Syrtaki, Aprili mou, Margarita Margaro, Strosse to stroma sou, Tha parw dwdeka paidia, and many more.

The Divine Liturgy of St John Chrysostom - 2 CDs: The Orthodox Divine Liturgy, officiated by His Beatitude, Archbishop Chistodoulos of Athens and All Greece. This two CD set includes a year 2000 religious calendar and liturgy booklet. This is a live recording, recorded at the Church of St. Dionyos the Aeropagite. 

Greek Vase with Top.

12 cm in height. Hand made ceramic copy.

Black Figure Plate 113 Kylix 

540 BC Real Copy

20 cm in diameter

Hand made ceramic copy.

Acropolis Chariot: A copy of a scene from the frieze of Parthenon. 

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Greek Delicacies 


Red olives from Kalamata. Especially imported from Greece. Delicious!

Baklava by post. Simply mouth watering. Ten pieces of delicious baklava individually packaged for shipment to any part of the world. Special packaging keeps each piece fresh for a period of up to six months. Famous Agrinio baklava made with the finest crust, flour, sugar, walnuts, and almonds.

Kadaifi, one of the most popular Greek sweets. Ten pieces (varies based on weight) of delicious kataifi individually packaged for shipment to any part of the world. Special packaging keeps each piece fresh for a period of up to six months. Famous Agrinio kataifi made with the finest crust, angel hair dough, flour, sugar, walnuts, and almonds. 

Halva - a traditional Mediterranean delicacy - an excellent gift for any occasion and perhaps for the one who have not tasted the great taste for a long time. 

Traditional vegetarian (Gialantzi) stuffed grape leaves. Cooked and ready to eat! Enjoy a Greek specialty made from fresh Greek ingredients, delivered to your home ready to be served in a special air vacuum package. 350 grams, 3.5 servings per package, 196 calories per serving. Microwaveable. 

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