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Croatia is an amazing place.
A brave man's country is wherever he chooses his abode.
[Lat., Patria est ubicumque vir fortis sedem elegerit.]
If you look at a map of Europe you will observe that Greece is a skeleton-like hand stretching its crooked fingers out into the Mediterranean Sea.
The land of embarrassment and breakfast.
I always thought I'd live in Paris, Rome, Madrid - at least for a while. It strikes me now that I didn't dream of Zanzibar or Papeete or Tashkent: even my fantasy was cautious, a good girl's fantasy, a blanched almond of a fantasy. Today, even that is enough to clench my fists and curl my toes. In
Lebanon: the country where everyone wants a piece while we want peace.
Eustatius in the Caribbean. At present, there was powder
O to be in finland/ now that russia's here)
America, the plum blossoms are falling.
My parents are artists and they decided they would prefer to paint in the Mediterranean rather than in Scotland.
The island is in Kenya, the water is in Uganda ... But the [Luos, a Kenyan ethnic group] are mad, they want to fish here but this is Uganda.
Ibiza is very close to my heart.
Now the idea about taking people abroad is that if they come over to Cyprus, which we have in mind, and bring their families and would have the possibility to defect after they would be ready to speak their mind, well I hope so.
Bulgaria is a fascinating, beautiful, difficult country, and I fell in love with it.
Spain- a great whale stranded on the shores of Europe.
Laurels grow in the Bay of Biscay, I hope a bed of them may be found in the Mediterranean.
You own your own island?
Doesn't every Greek tycoon?
Thou Paradise of exiles, Italy!
What do you want?"
I hate and detest Sicily in so far as I love it, and in so far as it does not respond to the kind of love I would like to have for it.
We've stated very clearly that no negotiating chapters between the European Union and Turkey will be concluded before the Ankara Protocol is complied with: that's to say before Turkey grants all E.U. member states, including Cyprus, access to its ports.
I was born in Messina, Sicily. I stayed there until I was 18 and finished my studies.
Sicily has suffered 13 foreign dominations from which she has taken both the best and the worst. The sequence of different cultures has made Sicily a fascinating place, quite unlike any other.
I managed to convince myself that I'd left Bulgaria behind for good. I chose to see emigration and globe-trotting as an escape, not as a loss. Nowhere to call home? No problem, the world is my oyster. Where are you from? they ask. Does it matter? I answer.
But it does.
At certain times of the day, and at particular bends in the road or curves of the shore, Cyprus is still so lovely that it takes you by the throat.
Greece is the mother of democracy and South Africa is its youngest daughter
Um ... Bulgaria is an interesting country. The people are lovely. There are potholes the size of small planets.
Hungary to the upper left, upper left, Serbia to the lower left, lower left. Bosnia on the bottom, on the bottom. Slovenia to the top, to the top. And where's Croatia?" "Where? Where?" Jacob sung. "It's next to the Adriatic Sea, across from Italy!
A country peopled by peasants, priests and pixies.
An island of surety in a changing world.
Homeland of patience, land of the Russian people.
That country whose people are autumn people, thinking only autumn thoughts.
Turkey is a European country, an Asian country, a Middle Eastern country, Balkan country, Caucasian country, neighbor to Africa, Black Sea country, Caspian Sea, all these.
I tried to visit Albania but I couldn't find it on the map.
Ireland is also quite nice. So is Amsterdam.
Kosovo is Serbian, only if my mother is a Virgin
Spain, the country for castles in the air!" I
Turks and Caicos is one of my favorite places to go. I've been to some really cool places and it started out when I was young by wanting to go to different places.
Messina between the volcanoes, Etna and Stromboli, having known the death-agony's terror. I always dread coming near the awful place, yet I have found the people kind, almost feverishly so, as if they knew the awful need for kindness.
Name a country, and I have probably been there.
[On Italy:] ... the country where kindness to strangers is a religion, you can't turn your head without seeing something beautiful, and you can't get a bad meal if you try.
We are a trading nation, and we are trading with Greece, Spain, Italy, Portugal and Ireland.
It's probably worth noting that although I'm ethnically Greek, my grandfather was actually born in Turkey and came through Greece on his way to the United States.
Pervasive part of the island culture
The light of Greece opened my eyes, penetrated my pores, expanded my whole being.
'Moldova: Yes or No?' That's a great app, and we actually used the geo-locator on your phone, so if you are in Moldova, it will say 'Yes, you're in Moldova.' I'm so excited. People need that. That's the whole point. The whole reason you buy a $500 phone is to see if you are ... in Moldova. Or not.
I don't believe in that country any longer. I'm not interested. I'm writing in the language, and I like the language.
I would like to thank the Cypriot people for their maturity and collectedness shown in their interactions with the Cypriot Banks.
This country, the Republic of Indonesia, does not belong to any group, nor to any religion, nor to any ethnic group, nor to any group with customs and traditions, but the property of all of us from Sabang to Merauke!
the Isle of Wight, with occasional visits to
I lived in Greece. I had a lot of party experience there.
And Macedonia, of course, is a part of Greece.
I like organised things. I don't like the corruption and slowness of Greece.
National consciousness is truly a miraculous thing. When I am not in Turkey I feel even more Turkish than in Istanbul. But when I'm home my European side becomes more apparent.
Jordan has a strange, haunting beauty and a sense of timelessness. Dotted with the ruins of empires once great, it is the last resort of yesterday in the world of tomorrow. I love every inch of it.
the Baltic states (Poland, Belarus, and the Ukraine),
Italy and London are the only places where I don't feel to exist on sufferance.
Malta is a sod of a place.
Well, it's the Czech Republic now, but more specifically Prague. I went there when I was 12.
Finland must not be allowed to disappear off the map.
I hope Greece is going to remain in the Euro zone.
Over the years, I've spent time in Saudi Arabia, the Bekaa Valley, Afghanistan, Jordan, and Kenya, among other vacation hotspots.
The land of milk and honey, they say it is the land of money.
As far as Athens is concerned, I also think about all those people who are trying to escape tax all the time. All these people in Greece who are trying to escape tax.
Algeria is what allowed me to accept myself.
Open my heart and you will see
Graved inside of it, "Italy".
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What, ultimately, is Greece if it is not the people who live in this country? It's not the mountains and the plains.
I love the Mediterranean for the fact that winter is over in a minute, and the almond blossom arrives in January.
For a small island [Great Britain], the place is remarkably diverse.
I really like the Caribbean. Anyplace in the Caribbean. I get there, and I feel like a monkey - the perfect state.
The Mediterranean is in my DNA. I'm fine inland for about a week, but then I yearn for a limitless view of the sea, for the colours and smells of the Italian and French Riviera.
Mexico. Melancholy, profoundly right and wrong, it embraces as it strangulates.
CpG islands, they're very high, density of guanine and
No matter what the challenge, Aurore always felt stronger on her own territory. Her deepest faith abided in her vines. She knew her childhood home on Cyprus like she knew her own body.
Lovely place, shame about the people!
America - love it or leave it.
And, of course, it must be asked: is it proper to transact with the Turks for the most reassured of Greek possessions when Greece is under Turkish invasion and subjugation?
I knew that no matter what door you knock on in a Cretan village, it will be opened for you. A meal will be served in your honor, and you will sleep between the best sheets in the house. In Crete, the stranger is still the unknown god. Before him, all doors and all hearts are opened.
Greece isn't a democracy now it's run through a troika - three foreign officials that fly into Athens airport and tell the Greeks what they can and can't do.
I care about Bahrain.
Well, I grew up between Holland and Israel and then moved to France when I was eleven.
My Lebanon is a flock of birds fluttering in the early morning as shepherds lead their sheep into the meadow & rising in the evening as farmers return from their fields and vineyards.You have your Lebanon and its people. I have my Lebanon and its people.
Canada - they won't like me saying this, but it's really like it's a part of Michigan, that area.
Michigan, with its delicious American name. How lucky one must be to live there.
Generally, I like all islands. There, it is easier to rule.
Atalanta in Calydon
founded on the hard rock or the wet marshes but after a certain point I don't care what it's founded on. When I came back from
I'm amazed to find those countries are in Europe.
of the ancient cities of Greece and
Mykonos, which probably meant it was time for them to get
South America hell! If you went there the way you feel now it would be exactly the same. This is a good town.
South Africa, it's like the little asshole of the whole world - it's, like, the bottom. It's, like, in the dark depths of the hallway.
No holidays, no country.
events in other countries." The
Where there is life.
Hung Island, Georgia,
There's always Tunisia. Amid the smoking ruins of the Middle East, there is that one encouraging success story.