Learn Greek at Ikarian Centre
This year we offer a fee deduction in the Greek language courses for Turkish citizens who would like to attend one or more of the following 11 day Greek language courses: May 20-30 (10 lessons in 11 days) June 17-27 (10 lessons in 11 days) July 11-21 (10 lessons in 11 days) August 17-27 (10 lesson in 11 days) ... Read More
Combine Greek language lessons in Greece with participation in the olive harvest. | Συνδυάστε μαθήματα ελληνικών με συμμετοχή στο μάζεμα της ελιάς ... Read More
Over two weeks on the Greek island of Ikaria, the author learns the language at Ikarian Centre — and some life lessons "...On the flight to Ikaria, armed with a book of basic Greek phrases, I sit next to Loles, a gregarious Spanish woman also headed for the Ikarian Centre Greek language school. We chat in Greek. My grasp of the language is only basic, but I manage to catch that this is Loles’s fourth visit to the school. We hit it off and chatter for the rest of the flight. The Greek gods are at work. At Ikaria’s tiny airport, a man with a wide smile and unruly curls greets me. He hands me a set of keys and directs me to a well-worn Chevy. When I ask about the rental-car contract, he shrugs. “The office is closed on Sundays,” he says. “Drop by whenever you have time.” Read ... Read More
Copied from http://haydar.wordpress.com/2006/07/10/first-day-in-ikaria/ First day in Ikaria July 10, 2006 Prior to coming to this lovely island for our third straight summer, we spent a day in Athens of the sort that you can only do when you are on vacation. That is, after leaving our hotel, we spent several hours looking for a CD with the violinist Yiannis Zevgolis. The instrument museum shop was closed, so we went to two very loud CD stores near Omonia Square, and still didn’t find it. Escaping the hellish traffic and faseria of Omonia, we ducked into a…Starbucks!, not that we would ever patronize Starbucks, but it was the nearest place that we could be quiet and not have to deal with cigarette smoke. It is ironic to me that the Greeks, who love their children dearly, are slowly killing them with secondhand smoke, when they’re not killing themselves first. OK, then we ... Read More
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Greek language courses for archaeologists and classicists on the island of Ikaria. May-June 2017| Μαθήματα ελληνικών για αρχαιολόγους και κλασικιστές ...
Greek lessons for children and teenagers in Ikaria, Greece 1-9 July 2017 A ten-day class can be organized at any ...