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by Peter
21 Oct 2020, 13:56
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Arrived to the south coast on Friday the 16 of October at last
Replies: 13
Views: 1934

Re: Arrived to the south coast on Friday the 16 of October at last

For those who dont know, Αντικριστό "Andikristó" refers to cooking meats etc 'facing the heat' i.e. not over it. It helps if you put the emphasis on the last syllable of the word so that no one will get confused with Aντίχριστος "Andíchristos" = 'Antichrist', which has the emphas...
by Peter
18 Oct 2020, 19:14
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Bell tower of Dodeka Apostoloi
Replies: 1
Views: 762

Re: Bell tower of Dodeka Apostoloi

Thank you very much Wiltrud. Hopefully good news about the bell-tower.

Peter
by Peter
29 Apr 2020, 14:39
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Journal of Modern Greek Studies
Replies: 2
Views: 773

Journal of Modern Greek Studies

People might like to look at the new edition of the Journal of Modern Greek Studies, now available at https://muse.jhu.edu/issue/42224 There is a very interesting article based on research in Sfakia - you can download a pdf for free – by Konstantinos Kalantzis entitled “Picturing the Imaginable: Fan...
by Peter
21 Aug 2019, 09:08
Forum: Books about Crete
Topic: A Story of Sfakia book
Replies: 2
Views: 1095

Re: A Story of Sfakia book

It should still be available from the Cretan publisher

https://www.mystis.gr/en/books/view/the ... an-context

They will soon also be publishing a Greek translation.

Thanks for the interest!

Peter
by Peter
17 Apr 2019, 10:30
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: The Neptune is back.
Replies: 0
Views: 1286

The Neptune is back.

The Neptune came into the new harbour at about 12:50 today, Wednesday, and just left again (13:10) heading west.
by Peter
16 Apr 2019, 09:46
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: University of Manchester Fieldwork
Replies: 8
Views: 1504

Re: University of Manchester Fieldwork

Excellent! Hope it goes well!
by Peter
16 Apr 2019, 09:12
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: University of Manchester Fieldwork
Replies: 8
Views: 1504

Re: University of Manchester Fieldwork

Dear Sean and Luke, Please be warned that the local people here in Chora Sfakion have really had enough of answering questions from young British people about "austerity". Tourists will probably be less unhappy.
Good luck with your trip.
Peter
by Peter
11 Apr 2019, 09:59
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: April 10, no ferry again
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Normal service resumed

The weather is transformed - sunshine, a not-too-strong breeze, the sea reasonably calm - and the Port Police have obviously given the all-clear for normal service to be resumed. The Samariá , having been to Agia Roumeli, Gavdos and back overnight, did not leave Chora Sfakion (from the new harbour) ...
by Peter
11 Apr 2019, 05:29
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: April 10, no ferry again
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Re: April 10, no ferry again

The ferry (the Samariá) left Sfakiá again last night (Wednesday) about 6:30pm. It arrived in Gavdos about 1:00am and left again about 4:00am. It is not back here yet (Thursday 8:30am).
by Peter
10 Apr 2019, 12:50
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: April 10, no ferry again
Replies: 3
Views: 667

Re: April 10, no ferry again

The ferry just (15:40) left Chora Sfakion heading towards Loutró.
It is currently 31 Oct 2020, 16:32