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Rabbit Stew (Stifado)
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Zakynthos Gastronomy

Zakynthian cuisine is typical of the Ionian islands. The food on the island of Zakynthos is similar to the other islands of the Ionians with

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Traditional Music in Zakynthos

The people of Zakynthos adore dancing, singing and music. During the Venetian Rule, the locals used wind instruments, which was a cause of their later

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The history of the theater in Zakynthos

Popular Theatre in Zakynthos (Zante), represents a remarkable folklore element.Theatre in Zakynthos was born and developed in the period of the Venetian Rule, as the

Panagia Faneromeni
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Religion In Zakynthos

According to the tradition, Christianity was propagated in Zakynthos (Zante), around 34 AD from Maria Magdalini that debarked in the island to her way to

Panagia Faneromeni
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Painting in Zakynthos

In the fields of Fine Arts, Zakynthos (Zante) demostrates remarkable works, as in the island lived and engendered many great painters and icon-painters. Their style

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Local Products in Zakynthos

Zante CurrantThe black raisin is cultivated in many places in Zakynthos and is used not only as food but also for the production of other

Dionysios Solomos
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Literature and Poetry in Zakynthos

Over the centuries, Zakynthos has produced highly significant personalities, whose contributions have shaped the Zante island’s cultural image and influenced the life of recent generations in more ways than

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Folk Art in Zakynthos

On the island of Zakynthos (Zante), one will find lovely hand-made embroidery, rugs and lace woven by local women who are known for their skills.

Kiria ton Aggelon - Agalas
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Architecture in Zakynthos

Architecture in Zakynthos (Zante) grew in the last centuries, and mainly adopted elements from the Western Europe, as the colonialism of the Venetians, the French

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