Halcyon Days: The Unique Greek Weather Phenomenon

Greece is reputed to have almost 300 days of sunshine a year, even during the winter when the unique phenomenon of the Halcyon Days aka Alkyonides Days takes place creating a mini summer break amidst the winter. The phrase, translated into “Halcyon days” in English, has a literal meaning of calm, peaceful days. It is … Continue reading Halcyon Days: The Unique Greek Weather Phenomenon