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by Marie and Andrew
06 May 2020, 19:32
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Journal of Modern Greek Studies
Replies: 2
Views: 523

Re: Journal of Modern Greek Studies

Hello Peter, This looks very interesting. Marie will print it out at her work in the hospital tomorrow. We looked at the pictures and are looking forward to read about it. We were at least lucky to go to England in the middle of December to the Wirral and north wales to see my brother Will (who was ...
by Marie and Andrew
28 Apr 2020, 19:37
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Memories and Pictures of Sfakia, join!
Replies: 2
Views: 2247

Re: Memories and Pictures of Sfakia, join!

Hello Gerrit. That was a good idea of yours that we all should send pictures and memories. We have now also looked in our albums and would like to share some of them to all of you. We have been coming to Sfakia since the spring 2014 and stayed there 18 times so far and we hope their will be many mor...
by Marie and Andrew
19 Apr 2020, 11:41
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Preparing the grills for the Easter lamb in Sfakia
Replies: 6
Views: 1565

Re: Preparing the grills for the Easter lamb in Sfakia

Thanks a lot Erno for the information, have a nice Sunday.

All the best
Marie and Andrew
by Marie and Andrew
19 Apr 2020, 11:10
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Preparing the grills for the Easter lamb in Sfakia
Replies: 6
Views: 1565

Re: Preparing the grills for the Easter lamb in Sfakia

Hello everyone, So nice to see some sort of normality in these difficult times. We could not recognize all the people who are present to prepare the lamb. But we could see Stavros from Faros cafe and his brother Costas, and one person could possibly have been Sotiris from Samaria/Livikon. Perhaps so...
by Marie and Andrew
18 Mar 2020, 17:44
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: All tourist accommodations in Greece closed until 30 April
Replies: 8
Views: 2380

Re: All tourist accommodations in Greece closed until 30 April

Hello Tours, Thanks for The YouTube link. Many interesting aspects. We have sent it further to our friends and family. We do not know what the people in Chora Sfakia think. But our love and thoughts are with them. We got a mail a couple of days ago from the hotel in georgioupoli that the 2 nights in...
by Marie and Andrew
14 Mar 2020, 17:01
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Corona - first person has died in Greece
Replies: 0
Views: 1335

Corona - first person has died in Greece

The first person has died in Greece of the corona virus. He was 66 years old and became infected during a pilgrimage to Israel and Egypt. 3 persons are infected on Crete. Greek ferry in quarantine outside Limnos, one of the crew is suspect of being infected. It is 341 passenger and 77 crew on the fe...
by Marie and Andrew
04 Jan 2020, 17:00
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: When are you coming to Crete (again) in 2020?
Replies: 5
Views: 3101

Re: When are you coming to Crete (again) in 2020?

We are hopefully coming to Chora Sfakion in April, as yet not booked. We have booked to go to Agios Nikolaos 24 to 31 May, and Sitia 30 August to 5 September and Chora Sfakion 13 to 22 October 2020. We are looking forward to see everyone again and follow the developments on the island. Best Regards ...
by Marie and Andrew
30 Dec 2019, 19:29
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Happy New Year 2020
Replies: 0
Views: 1235

Happy New Year 2020

Hello friends of the forum. We would like to wish you all a Happy New Year 2020. All of you, as we do love Crete, especially Sfakia and hopefully many of us will be able to come and visit in the coming year. Until we will be swimming in the Libyan Sea again Andrew and 2 of our sons have been swimmin...
by Marie and Andrew
13 Nov 2019, 19:30
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Sfakia report, Nov 5th – quiet, warm; building projects
Replies: 4
Views: 1217

Re: Sfakia report, Nov 5th – quiet, warm; building projects

Hello Spinx We can only agree with your observations considering the safety around the building of Panorama. We have also been following the progress of the project. We where there the first week of April and two weeks in may/June and we looked in shock and horror at the standard of the scaffolding ...
by Marie and Andrew
13 Nov 2019, 18:25
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Final Sfakia report for 2019, Nov 8th
Replies: 10
Views: 2520

Re: Final Sfakia report for 2019, Nov 8th

Hello Jean and Peter, First of all we would like to thank you Jean for your informative and colorful reports. They give so much pleasure. Hope you both had a safe journey home. Also we would like to give a belated congratulation on your birthday Peter. Nice photoes from your birthday party at Giorgi...
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