A day-to-day family life experience.
Paralia Astrous Kynourias is where the experience will take place.
Christiana Gardikioti is your hostess for the cultural immersion whole experience.
Christiana has had a great high-powered career in the world of business, investment, innovation and education and still maintains activities in these domains, on a global basis. However, what she enjoys most is showing her guests and foreign friends the secrets of day-to-day life in her beloved town of Astros Kynourias.
- Place of origin: Kynouria, Arcadia
- Lives in: Astros Kynourias, Arcadia
- Speaks: English, French
- Loves: cooking, philosophy, nature
- Has travelled to: most European countries, USA, Canada
- Personal traits: frankness, boldness, sense of humour
Here’s how we’ll spend the day and what we’ll do together.
1. A warm day-to-day family experience
The guests will experience a multitude of family-related activities, that will give them an insider’s view of day-to-day life in the area. They will take part in cooking sessions involving, for example, how to make ntolmadakia, dolmades, and also learn how to make pastry for pies.
2. Out and about
In addition, guests will learn how to collect local herbs, greens and vegetables, how to milk a goat and how to dance trio-trio, a local dance routine. Guests will also have the unique privilege of taking a swim under a local waterfall.
Group size is eight persons maximum.
Your adventure awaits!
We have put together an extensive array of authentic Greek experiences all over Greece, that cover your potential preferences. All experiences are carried out by friendly and knowledgeable local hosts. Go beyond typical tours and see how locals live. Explore insider's walk-abouts and off-the-beaten-track routes, meet real people in real life situations, do and learn Greek things, experience Greek culture and civilization. Get behind the tourists' facade of sea, sun, and ancient ruins and spend a day to become part of actual Greek life on a day-to day basis. You'll end up with warm lifetime memories!