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Easter in Crete: A magical occasion

April 19, 2019

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Easter candles with yellow, pink and blue ribbons in a store in Chania, Crete.
Diachronically a magnet to the world’s adventurers and bon vivants, Crete, is at its most alluring at Easter, when ageless mystique blends with springtime’s abundant beauty. A spiritual as much as a festive occasion, Easter...
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Easter in Crete : Oscar Suites & Village apartments and studios in Platanias, ultimate guide

March 28, 2018

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Red eggs in a basket and a traditional sweet on a table at Easter in Crete.
Easter in Crete blends the religious, the theatrical, the social and the metaphysical to bring communities together with a joyfulness that is largely lost in contemporary metropolitan centers.This is a spiritual as much as festive occasion that we at Oscar...
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Happy Easter

May 1, 2016

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Easter in Crete is certainly something for itself as it is the most important holiday of the year. Today, Sunday, is the celebration of the Greek Orthodox Easter where the day is enjoyed to its fullest by serving many traditional recipes in the company of family and friends.   Greek Orthodox...
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HAPPY EASTER – ΚΑΛΌ ΠΆΣΧΑ

April 5, 2015

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Easter is without doubt the most sacred holidays in the Greek Orthodox faith, where many have been fasting since February 23rd by excluding meat, fish, eggs, oil and dairy products from their diets. Most Greeks start to take their fasting seriously on the week leading up to Easter,...
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