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A journey around Christmas and two New Year’s Eves in 15 days

A journey around Christmas and two New Year’s Eves in 15 days

Macedonia is “the land of the holidays”. Citizens of this small Balkan country love to celebrate with friends and family in a lively atmosphere round full tables. With about twenty public and religious holidays it... Happy New Year and a Merry Christmas
Wintertime holiday season a la Greek

Wintertime holiday season a la Greek

To some it is the need to escape for a while from the gloominess of winter and the increasing difficulties of everyday life. Others see it as a spiritual uplifting occasion and a return to... Peek over our wintertime festivities
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DON’T WELCOME THE NEW YEAR WITHOUT A POMEGRANATE!

As the many world capitals, the streets of Istanbul are also ready for the celebration of the New Year  2015. The countdown can began. The busiest  parts of town are decorated with special festive decorations... on 1 of January squash the red pomegranate
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International Premiere of “Me Sijum Underground” in Starigrad Paklenica

That day has come. On August 6th, in the beautiful landscape of the Adriatic Sea, an international premiere of the first documentary film produced by Balkon3 “I am underground” (“Me sijum underground”) will take place...
Easter in Greece

Easter in Greece

Highlights of the most important holiday of the year It is difficult to describe the intense feeling of the Greek Easter. There are socially apparent and publicly displayed alterations of mood (from joyous to sad,... Easter eggs symbolizes Crucifixion
El Greco Year 2014 in Spain- parallel events in Greece

El Greco Year 2014 in Spain- parallel events in Greece

Spain, the country that embraced the talent and personality of El Greco commemorates 400 years from his death (7th April 1614), presenting to the public an extended program of exhibitions, lectures, musical concerts, fine arts... Tribute to a master of painting
A Christmas Factory in Athens for the children

A Christmas Factory in Athens for the children

Athens is a city that likes to celebrate the Christmas holidays with families and children via outings around town in an atmosphere of joy and fun. In our times of severe financial stress we have... still feel like children
Exhibition of traditional Turkish handicrafts

Exhibition of traditional Turkish handicrafts

As a result of natural conditions, handicrafts are with us since ancient times, since the first forms of human existence. The first examples of handicrafts were made to please people’s needs, for example protection and...
Photography Summit – Leskovac, Serbia

Photography Summit – Leskovac, Serbia

For the third time this decade, Photo Club “Leskovac” supported by City of Leskovac is organizing a photographer’s summit for the countries that used to comprise former Republic of Yugoslavia. The subject of this year’s...
Award Ceremony – AltcineAction 2013

Award Ceremony – AltcineAction 2013

As we have previously mentioned, the international film platform, AltCine has organized an internet film festival, AltcineAction. The festival was a huge success, with hundreds of critiques that had been written until the 27th of...