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by Gerrit
12 Jun 2019, 22:57
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Imbros gorge taxi
Replies: 14
Views: 583

Re: Imbros gorge taxi

Unfortunately, we were told the fare at the end of the trip. You usually agree the fare in advance for longer trips. So the 10 EUR came a bit as a surprise, especially considering that we knew the driver from a previous vacation and he remembered us (he took us from Sougia to Paleochora for a more ...
by Gerrit
12 Jun 2019, 22:18
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Imbros gorge taxi
Replies: 14
Views: 583

Re: Imbros gorge taxi

agonigrami wrote:A weird turn indeed, since the Taverna Oasis is at the LOWER entrance of Agia Irini Gorge, more or less 5 Km far from Sougia, as I said.

Alf


I still wouldnt take you for a 10 km return trip for a wee 10 euro. If you dont like the fare, dont take it
by Gerrit
12 Jun 2019, 21:16
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Imbros gorge taxi
Replies: 14
Views: 583

Re: Imbros gorge taxi

Screenshot_20190612-225735_Maps.jpg b Last year my wife and I paid a local taxi driver 10 EUR to get us from Sougia to the Oasis Taverna (entrance of Agia Irini Gorge), which is more or less 5 Km drive and half the time to get to Imbros from Komitades. I personally felt robbed. Alf This topic is ta...
by Gerrit
12 Jun 2019, 19:32
Forum: Maps, GPS Data and Geology of Crete
Topic: Free! Map of Greece offline. Great for walks
Replies: 1
Views: 93

Free! Map of Greece offline. Great for walks

Screenshot_20190612-212530_Map of Greece offline.jpg Dear Forumreaders, During my recent visit of Crete and Sfakia, my wife and I had planned several walks. Since google maps is not great to navigate for walks and hikes I looked for smomething better In the Play Store (android, not apple) I found t...
by Gerrit
04 Jun 2019, 14:39
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Anopoli. A new beautiful wider road but.......
Replies: 0
Views: 345

Anopoli. A new beautiful wider road but.......

On may 30th we passed through Anopoli on our way to Ag. Ioannis to walk the Kakos Poros trail. We had to wait a few minutes in Anopoli because some roadwork was in progress. A few hours later when we returned we couldn't believe the result. A beautiful new wider road but something looked very wrong....
by Gerrit
22 Apr 2019, 13:20
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: Women of Sfakia and Other Stories (documentary)
Replies: 2
Views: 436

Women of Sfakia and Other Stories (documentary)

Women of Sfakia and Other Stories Last week I found this EXCELLENT short 30 minute Sfakian documentary on youtube. The film is composed of the narratives of different women from the area of Sfakia in western Crete, focusing on their experiences of place in an effort to understand the social issue of...
by Gerrit
18 Apr 2019, 19:22
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Homage to Anopoli part 2
Replies: 4
Views: 1097

Re: Homage to Anopoli part 2

It's a pleasure ! Thank you for your excellent Sfakia forum! I really enjoy reading about Sfakian issues!
by Gerrit
18 Apr 2019, 18:58
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Homage to Anopoli part 2
Replies: 4
Views: 1097

Homage to Anopoli part 2

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by Gerrit
18 Apr 2019, 18:51
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Homage to Anopoli
Replies: 0
Views: 1106

Homage to Anopoli

162610.jpg Some time ago a friend of mine gave me a beautiful Sfakian present. It was an A3 sized box containing 22 pictures and some text made by Dutch artist Ronald Brus. The cover of the black linnen box reads 'Homage to Anopoli' On the first page Ronald dedicates the box to his in 1989 deceased...
by Gerrit
08 Jun 2018, 20:53
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: New ferry company in South Crete by Sfakian businessmen
Replies: 10
Views: 3547

Re: New ferry company in South Crete by Sfakian businessmen

Today. Friday june 8 th. I left Ag Roumeli at 17.30 aboard Samaria I for Paleohora. Shortly before that the NEN (crete?) vessel left for Loutro from the far end of the beach of Roumeli with as I could see no passengers on board at all as the Daskologiannis was leaving 1 minute after the NEN boat fro...
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