Strategic Depth And Israel’s Maritime Strategy – OpEd
But the future strategic focus for Israel may be as much at sea as on land ... the Aegean gave Greece’s defenders a powerful operational advantage as the Persian fleet ventured further and further from their base in Asia Minor. Superior tactics allowed ...
Traditional Greek Summer Recipes and Their History
These dishes are ideal for a meal in the yard, with view of the sea, accompanied with ouzo. Stuffed Tomatoes and Peppers (Gemista): One of the most popular dishes in Greece, came from Asia Minor. The original recipe includes pine nuts and raisins while the ...
How I learned to love Greece again
Greece ... separate histories of foreign occupation, to get an inkling of what I mean. Even the names give you an idea of this. For example, anyone whose name has the suffix '-akis' probably originates in Crete, whereas '-oglou' probably came from Asia Minor.
In Greece, Philippi made history
Philippi would be a doorway to Asia Minor; it would be a major player in creating history ... mud baths are the central feature of a municipal park. Men and women bath in separate private communal pools. This modesty is dictated by the therapeutic ...
Bulgaria: The sweet sound of the Black Sea
I catch snatches of music that conjure up the spirit of Asia Minor ... on the sea front. To get there I have to pass through Varna's outstanding feature – the beautifully designed stretch of parkland known as the Sea Gardens, which separates the beach ...