A kind International day of Volunteering!

5th of December is the International Volunteer day since 1985 and the date is connected not only with celebrations, but also to show that by volunteering work, we changing the world. This year for the International Volunteering day, volunteers from Ethelon  (a network of volunteers) made a huge event with the name “Kindness Revolution”, which was […]

A walk in the 2nd Thessaloniki Contemporary Art Fair

The last weekend of November saw Thessaloniki taking a leading role in the contemporary art market all around Balkans. The city has in fact hosted the 2nd International Contemporary Art Fair in the pavilions of International Exhibition center (HELEXPO), attracting visitors from all around Greece and also neighboring countries. The expo was not just about […]

#Open House Thessaloniki 2017

#OpenHouseThessaloniki2017 (or a way to see Thessaloniki from the bottom till the edge) For this event, that took place on the 25th and 26th of November, 98 buildings opened their doors to the people, showing them other parts of the city full of interesting stories. It guided us from places under the ground, untill the […]

Thessaloniki Biennále: 6 of Contemporary Art

  If you live in Thessaloniki, it is impossible not to have heard about Biennále: 6 of Contemporary Art. It is one of the most successful Art events that, alongside the Thessaloniki International Film Festival (one of the biggest Southeastern Europe’s cinema events), brings thousands of visitors to this promising european city. Also, it was […]

Flea Market at Helexpo!

The third and fourth of june was the second session of the Flea market. But, what is it?  The Flea Market is a place where you can find clothes, antiquities,craft products like soap, jewerls, perfume, but also vinyls, old cameras,books and food,  in  good prices.   The Flea Market is not just about sell, it’s the […]

Video is Art at Stamp Festival

If you are interested by Videos, Images and Pictures (VIP), the Stamp Festival was the place where you had to be! During three days, from the 5th to the 7th of July The Stamp festival was doing differents workshops and activities about videos, images and pictures. This festival was the opportunity to discover differents types […]

My butterfly-short experience in Thessaloniki

One of the most important events in my life has just ended; my butterfly-short-evs-experience! I had the chance to volunteer for USB in Thessaloniki with a 29-days-project and I’ve created a blog about the times I’ve had in Thessaloniki/Greece! I’m still trying to keep it updated and give information to those who’ll visit Thessaloniki as […]

Thessaloniki mou, let the music play

  “If even Hyppocrates said that the music is the cure for diseases, why right us, the Greeks, should not play everywhere and always?”. This is the question of Alexandros, the 23 year-old street guitarist, born and raised in Thessaloniki. Alexandros is one of the many musicians who came together to protest Sunday, Dec 11th […]