It’s like a real-life Mamma Mia!’ says my friend Alex as we look around Damouchari. And she’s right. For while much of Greece will be touting itself this summer as the true home of Mamma Mia!, the hit West End musical that has now been turned into a movie, this delightful little village certainly has a better claim than most.
In case you didn’t already know, Mamma Mia! harnesses the hit songs of Abba to tell the story of Donna, an unreconstructed dungaree-wearing Seventies hippy living on the fictional Greek island of Kalokairi.Read more: