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epirus music, celebrating the new year in eptahori

traditional carnival in eptahori village on the first day of the year...We are wearing goat skins and masks made from coal colour. Tasis halkias is playing epirus music for us...At New Year, every year, in mountainous Eptachori, an ancient custom takes place, a custom that "culture" and modern c ...

As anti-austerity coalition takes power in Lisbon, is Portugal about to go down the same road as Greece?

Nov 26, 2015    

Lisbon: An anti-austerity alliance including radical leftist parties takes power. A shaky economy and huge debts menace the national economy. The rest of Europe watches with a wary eye.Sound familiar? It's not Greece, but another eurozone country: Portugal.A nation that just months ago was hailed as an example of how to follow through with budget austerity measures has become a new source of concern in Europe.A left-wing coalition has unseated a center-right government that introduced the deep spending cuts and steep tax hikes demanded since 2011 by creditors during Portugal's 78 billion-euro ...

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