A plant of gods and mortals

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In the beginning of spring, an impressive flower towers high above all others. It is usually found on roadsides, abandoned fields and archaeological sites all over Greece. It is giant fennel (ferula communis) but, despite its similarity with fennel, it … Continue reading


Photo of the week: The Milky Way above Sounion

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Hello and my apologies for being absent for such a long time. Today’s post is about Sounion, a unique place about which I’ve written many times before. This time I’ll limit myself to re-posting the spectacular photography of Alexandros Maragos, which shows  … Continue reading