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Macedonia News : The Second Pan Macedonian Gathering took place in Sitaria, Florina

Macedonia News : The Second Pan Macedonian Gathering took place in Sitaria, Florina

Macedonia News –  More than 70 Macedonian bands from Greece and all over the world along with thousands of dancers and visitors participated in the 2nd Pan Macedonian Gathering (Παμμακεδονικό Αντάμωμα) that took place in Sitaria, Florina. The dancers who had split in teams, started from different spots in the village and combined all together in the central square. They […]

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Macedonian Folk Songs : Ti Ithela ke Se Agapousa

Macedonian Folk Songs : Ti Ithela ke Se Agapousa

Florina in Macedonia (Northern Greece) Macedonian Folk Songs heard in the folk festivals in Macedonia (Northern Greece) Title: ” Ti Ithela ke Se Agapousa (Greek: Τι ήθελα και σ’ αγαπούσα) “What did I want and I loved you, and I didn’t behave? I got dizzyness in the head, and knives in the heart…” Performer: Xanthipi Karathanassi From the YouTube Channel of gordios79

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Macedonia Travel in Greece – Florina

Macedonia Travel in Greece – Florina

Florina (Greek: Φλώρινα) is a town and municipality in mountainous northwestern Macedonia of Greece. Its motto is, ‘Where Greece begins’. It is also the Metropolitan seat for the region. It lies in the central part of Florina peripheral unit, of which it is the capital. Florina belongs to the periphery of West Macedonia. The town’s population is 16,771 people (2001 census). It is […]

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Macedonian Folk Dances in Greece – Sitaria Florina

Macedonian Folk Dances in Greece – Sitaria Florina

Macedonians dancing in Sitaria of Florina holding the Greek flag Macedonian Folk Dances in Greece Macedonian meeting in Sitaria of Florina. Macedonian folk dances are among the nicest Greek folk dances. From the youtube channel of nomosflorinas

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Nymphaeum Florina in Macedonia – Beautiful Landscapes of Greece

From the YouTube Channel of  ArgeadDynasty Macedonia is timeless Greece – In Nymphaeum Florina – Μένουμε Ελλάδα Travelling in Florina and visit Nimfeo, a listed traditional village built at 1346 meters on the slopes of Berne or mountain, integrated within the national culture, tradition and community life, entitled “Communities of the Greeks’ walk along cobblestone streets, admire ornate mansions and […]

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Macedonian Dances – Sitaria of Florina in Macedonia, Greece

From the YouTube channel of NomosFlorinas Πανηγύρι Σιταριάς 7/8/2010

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Macedonia turned into a white landscape

Macedonia turned into a white landscape

Heavy snowfall in many areas of Central and Western Macedonia, while snow chains are necessary for vehicles to access the macedonian ski resorts.   Snow chains are required for vehicles heading to the ski resort of Voras Mt. (Kaimaktsalan) from St. Athanasius, Arnissa, and Kerasia. The tire chains are also necessary for vehicles heading to the ski center “3-5 Pigadia” […]

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Letter sent by the PanMacedonian Association to the President of the University of Utah

Letter sent by the PanMacedonian Association to the President of the University of Utah

October 26, 2009   President Michael K. Young University of Utah 201 Presidents Circle Salt Lake City, Utah 84112   Dear President Young,   On behalf of our multi-thousand membership of our organization and indeed of all U.S. citizens of Hellenic descent, we want to protest in the strongest possible terms the presentation of distorted facts pertaining to the history […]

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Dear Mr. Loverdos,

Dear Mr. Loverdos,

Dear Mr. Loverdos, ** “The opinions expressed in the following message are those of the author and do not necessarily express those of HEC or its directors.” Dear Mr. Loverdos, Very recently you expressed what many Hellenes would like to believe is your personal opinion. You stated that when PASOK becomes the next government you will propose to allow about […]

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West Macedonia: The environmental issues, a top priority for Greece.

West Macedonia: The environmental issues, a top priority for Greece.

Prespa Lake programme in EU’s top 5 The ‘LIFE-Nature’ Programme 2002-2007 developed by the Society for the Protection of Prespa and WWF Hellas, designed to protect and preserve bird species in the Mikri Prespa Lake of the Florina Prefecture in northern Greece, has been named as one of the top five environmental programmes carried out in the EU during 2007-2008. […]

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