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Ζήτω η Ελλάδα !!! We celebrate today 200 years of Greek Independence! It’s also a double holiday for Greeks around the world. Greek Independence Day, a holiday celebrated on March 25 commemorating the start of the War of Greek Independence in 1821 from the Ottoman Turks. It coincides with the Greek Orthodox Church’s celebration of […]

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1. Where does Greek Coffee come from? The origin of can be traced back to 1475 when the world’s first coffee shop was reportedly opened by Greeks, a few years after the Turkish occupation, in present-day Istanbul, then called Constantinople. Kiva Han Coffee Shop was the pioneer, and not long after, there was an explosion […]

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