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by kokkinos vrachos
13 May 2022, 07:39
Forum: Books about Crete
Topic: Poetry by George Psycoundakis
Replies: 2
Views: 66

Re: Poetry by George Psycoundakis

Kalimera Dorthe, I only know the book "The Cretan Runner" by George Psycoundakis. George Psychoundakis: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Psychoundakis In Ási Goniá, the birthplace of George Psycoundakis, there is the Cretan Runner Museum. They can certainly help you further. Cretan Run...
by kokkinos vrachos
08 May 2022, 06:03
Forum: Books about Crete
Topic: Sfakia. Traditional cheese-making. The mitata of the central White Mountains
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Sfakia. Traditional cheese-making. The mitata of the central White Mountains

Kalimera, I have the book Sfakia. Traditional cheese-making. The mitata of the Central White Mountains ordered a few days ago in the Benaki Museum (Athens) and had it in the mailbox on Friday. Can only recommend the book. There is a good insight into the life of the shepherds in Sfakia. The photos a...
by kokkinos vrachos
30 Apr 2022, 22:13
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Sfakia report, April 29th - lower Ilingas Gorge
Replies: 2
Views: 361

Hike: Ilingis Gorge (Kavros Gorge) - Ilingis Beach

I hiked the Ilingis gorge from top to bottom. The descent into the gorge to the chapel Timios Stavros takes 15 minutes. There are new red color macations above. The gorge is sometimes very narrow in the upper part. The narrow areas are a little reminiscent of the narrow place in the Imbros Gorge. Yo...
by kokkinos vrachos
30 Apr 2022, 05:43
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Sfakia Report, April 27th - hike from Kalikratis to Manikas
Replies: 3
Views: 485

Hike: Kallikratis - Manikas gorge - Skaloti

Kalimera, I hiked from Kallikratis through the Manikas Gorge to Skaloti. The Manikas Gorge is not a relaxed walk as the western Kallikratis gorge or Asfendou gorge. The starting point was the beautiful mountain village of Kallikratis. From Kallikratis on the street east to Miriokefala. At the first ...
by kokkinos vrachos
22 Mar 2022, 19:54
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: Making graviera cheese with Giannis Papasifakis in Sfakia
Replies: 1
Views: 433

Re: Making graviera cheese with Giannis Papasifakis in Sfakia

By the way, Mitato name is Pirou (at the very top of the Potamos Valley, actually outside of it). Located quite close to the E4.
by kokkinos vrachos
15 Mar 2022, 15:29
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Xenia hotel not open
Replies: 3
Views: 1375

Xenia opens in May 2022

Xenia opens in May 2022: http://sfakia-xenia-hotel.gr/en/

This will make many guests and long-time regulars happy.

Ta Leme, kv
by kokkinos vrachos
14 Mar 2022, 07:08
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: Making graviera cheese with Giannis Papasifakis in Sfakia
Replies: 1
Views: 433

Making graviera cheese with Giannis Papasifakis in Sfakia

Just beautiful the video, the landscape, the beautiful Mitato, the music of Psarantonis, the simplicity of life ...

Making graviera cheese with Giannis Papasifakis in Sfakia
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlTXOOZmONQ

Greetings from Hamburg, kv
by kokkinos vrachos
14 Mar 2022, 07:04
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: Sfakia Photos of Sven Bremkeke
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Re: Sfakia Photos of Sven Bremkeke

Kalimera Bob, from Sven Brakekeeke will soon appear a photo book. From his E4 hike from Paleochora to Chora Sfakion.

Greetings to Australia,
by kokkinos vrachos
13 Mar 2022, 07:38
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: Sfakia Photos of Sven Bremkeke
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Re: Sfakia Photos of Sven Bremkeker

by kokkinos vrachos
06 Mar 2022, 13:14
Forum: Photo and Video Forum of Crete
Topic: Sfakia Photos of Sven Bremkeke
Replies: 5
Views: 717

Sfakia Photos of Sven Bremkeke

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