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by Marie and Andrew
10 Jun 2021, 18:19
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Soúgia- end of May 2021 (feels like November)
Replies: 1
Views: 313

Re: Soúgia- end of May 2021 (feels like November)

Hello Kokkinos Vrachos, Thanks for the lovely information about Sougia. Nice to hear that your are down on Crete. It must be nice for you. Very nice with the man who played mandolin, even it it was quiet and no guests. Two trips has been cancelled in April to Crete, for us en a flight in June. But i...
by Marie and Andrew
18 May 2021, 18:48
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: WWII Ceremony
Replies: 1
Views: 436

Re: WWII Ceremony

Hello Jean,

Thanks for the pictures you received from Wiltrud of the 80th anniversary of the battle of Crete. Nice that 4 of the restaurants are open now and that a few tuourists are arounde. It looks promising for all our friends in Sfakia.

Send our regards to Peter.

Best wishes
Marie and Andrew
by Marie and Andrew
24 Apr 2021, 16:12
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: tourist in sfakia
Replies: 7
Views: 1369

Re: tourist in sfakia

Hello Wiltrud. Sooo nice for you to be down there in the village and thanks for the pictures you enclosed, We as Jean are looking forward to more pictures when you have time to send. We were supposed to come in April as well. We had booked a flight with Norwegian Copenhagen to Chania which they canc...
by Marie and Andrew
07 Apr 2021, 18:01
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Last section of road to Sfakia widened
Replies: 5
Views: 1985

Re: Last section of road to Sfakia widened

Hello Jean,
Hope you and Peter are both well.
Thanks for the picture of the widening road which you recieved from George Daridakis, Hopefully we will meet you and Peter at the end of this year in the wonderful Chora Sfakion.
Take care and have a nice summer.

Best regards
Marie and Andrew
by Marie and Andrew
07 Apr 2021, 17:52
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Last section of road to Sfakia widened
Replies: 5
Views: 1985

Re: Last section of road to Sfakia widened

Hello Jim, Thanks for your story of your first visit to Sfakia. We can only imagine how difficult it must have been for you on that road. What year would that have been? We have only experience the road as it was before this roadwork just been done. We have been coming since 2014. Do you hope to com...
by Marie and Andrew
05 Dec 2020, 16:34
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Sweetwater Beach
Replies: 1
Views: 904

Re: Sweetwater Beach

Thanks for the information about Jean, we went in to the link and his blog was informative and very interesting. So much to see.

Best regards from
Andrew and Marie
by Marie and Andrew
28 Nov 2020, 20:56
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Heavy rain expected from tomorrow in Chania
Replies: 1
Views: 937

Re: Heavy rain expected from tomorrow in Chania

Thanks Erno for The reports about The rain.
Lets hope the it will be plenty of it because the island needs it.

Marie and Andrew
by Marie and Andrew
09 Nov 2020, 20:52
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: How are you doing with Loutro?
Replies: 5
Views: 1404

Re: How are you doing with Loutro?

Kalispera Kokkinos, Oh nice you have been travelling there since 2008. I forgot that I (Marie) was actually there 1980 also. Yes it is a very, very nice island. We can understand and respect that you do not wish to join a facebook group. We have always also been against it but became "members&q...
by Marie and Andrew
09 Nov 2020, 20:20
Forum: Cretan Food and Drinks Forum
Topic: Braised beef "Arni Kleftiko" - lamb in the "robber style"
Replies: 1
Views: 2034

Re: Braised beef "Arni Kleftiko" - lamb in the "robber style"

Kalispera Kokkinos,

Thanks a lot for telling us, it was very intersting. We only knew that it was used during the second world war to feed the allied troups who were hiding in the mountains after the german invasion of Crete. We did not know it went back that far.

Allt the best
Marie and Andrew
by Marie and Andrew
08 Nov 2020, 21:58
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: How are you doing with Loutro?
Replies: 5
Views: 1404

Re: How are you doing with Loutro?

Kalispera Kokkinos, We started to come to Crete 2014, before that 1980 for a trip to Agios Nikolaos. The cyklades has been our favorite places because we (Andrew England) and (Marie Sweden) met on the island Ios 1980 - 40 years ago this year 2 of Sept. Crete is a lovely island, and so big that you c...
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