Invigorating chit-chat and walk-abouts, pertaining to her exciting personal life’s experiences, Athens.
Voula, Attiki: where the Experience will take place.
Amalia Arapoglou is your Hostess for the whole experience.
Amalia was born and raised in Constantinople, and carries with her an amazing and hard-to-find wealth of experiences, regarding the hellenic way of life. She loves to share those experiences with her guests and, in accordance with Greeks originating from Constantinople, emmenates sincerity, friendship and a sense of family warmth.
- Place of Origin: Constantinople
- Lives in: Panorama, Voula, Athens
- Speaks: English, Turkish
- Loves: travelling, cooking, swimming, reading
- Has Travelled to: Greece (all over), many European and African countries, Moscow and St Petersburg
- Personal Traits: she is a very hospitable and pleasant person, with a modern life attitude and a fondness for cooking
Here’s how we’ll spend the day and what we’ll do together
1. A rare & nostalgic life flash-back
The guests will have a unique opportunity to spend a day with Amalia, who is a typical representative of Greeks who were born and raised in Constantinople. She will let them into her life’s rare experiences, her long marriage, her cherished sons & grandsons, and her move-abouts to and from Greece and Turkey. These will lead into an insider’s comparison between the two civilizations. She will also take her guests to special places that are very close to her heart.
2. Cooking and deli sampling
Amalia is an excellent cook, and she is not shy to share her exquisite cooking abilities with her guests, who will spend a lot of time with her learning how to prepare (and consume) typical dishes originating from the famous Constantinople cuisine (“politiki kouzina”), which has a lot of oriental influences and is renowned for its distinguished and mouth-watering recipes.
Group size: 4 persons groups
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