Cookery Classes

I teach Turkish cooking classes in England,Turkey & USA, hope you can join us!,
Find Out More

Recipes    

Turkish cuisine provides healthy, hearty, delicious food for family and friends.
Find out more

Trip to Athens, Greece and Souvlaki





Do you get that unstoppable excitement, that butterflies mingle in your stomach kind of feeling before traveling? I had plenty of that when I departed for Athens last week, to attend a very dear friend’s wedding. The sheer excitement of the journey, being there for a special friend’s wedding were enough to produce many sleepless nights, all worth it!

Here are some photos from the trip. I so feel like home in Greece; we have so much in common culture and food wise and I count myself very lucky to count my Greek friends amongst my best friends. One of my favorite parts in Athens is the quaint Plaka, which surrounders the Acropolis. Souvlaki is a must to try, make it in Plaka if you can.

Mousakka recipe will follow soon.

Happy travels and share of good food to you all!

4 Responses to Trip to Athens, Greece and Souvlaki

  1. Beau Lotus 涟 September 30, 2010 at 4:13 am #

    I've been a few times to Greece and Turkey in my youth and have enjoyed those visits very much. And I still get butterflies in my stomach when I travel after all these years…:-)

  2. Ozlem's Turkish Table September 30, 2010 at 6:57 am #

    I share the same feelings:) so glad you enjoyed your travels to Turkey and Greece, so well worth celebrating all the wonderful things we share in common:)

    Many thanks for the comment, best wishes,
    Ozlem

  3. Sofia Koutsouveli Lucifairy November 4, 2014 at 3:01 pm #

    I love Turkish and Greek food!

    • Ozlem Warren November 7, 2014 at 2:07 pm #

      Kalimera Sofia, me too!

Leave a Reply to Sofia Koutsouveli Lucifairy Click here to cancel reply.