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by Tone
16 Jul 2020, 16:15
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: More old photos - this time from Agia Roumeli
Replies: 3
Views: 463

More old photos - this time from Agia Roumeli

More old photos - this time from Agia Roumeli In the late 70’s and early 80’s we stayed many times in Agia Roumeli – always spending time in the Restaurant Samaria, our hangout when visiting Aghia Roumeli. At that time, the lower village by the sea consisted of a handful of tavernas with a few simpl...
by Tone
10 Jun 2020, 10:59
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: Still more old photos from Agios Ioannis
Replies: 3
Views: 407

Still more old photos from Agios Ioannis

Still more old photos from Agios Ioannis The first picture shows village muleteer Bartholomeo coming up from the Aradena Gorge. Before the bridge was built everything had to be transported in and out of Agios Ioannis on mules: down to the bottom of the Aradena Gorge and up again on the other side. I...
by Tone
26 May 2020, 11:46
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: More photos from Agios Ioannis
Replies: 5
Views: 486

More photos from Agios Ioannis

This time, the women of Agios Ioannis. Pashley remarked on the beauty of a young woman from that village (R. Pashley: Travels in Crete, 1837). The first picture shows Ioanna and Popi fetching water. In the second the young girls (Despina, Evangelia, Georgia, Evangelia and Krisoula) are posing with t...
by Tone
21 May 2020, 14:50
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: Photos from Agios Ioannis in the 70´s
Replies: 3
Views: 453

Photos from Agios Ioannis in the 70´s

In the late 70´s my husband and I spent a year in the village of Agios Ioannis in Sfakia. Not many people live in the village today, but we have our memories - and a lot of pictures. One picture shows the extent of the village in 1978-79, from above, looking west. At that time Agios Ioannis had a to...
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