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by sethuk
31 May 2016, 11:38
Forum: Greek and Cretan Music and Dance
Topic: Calendar of Festivals for 2016?
Replies: 2
Views: 4257

Re: Calendar of Festivals for 2016?

Hi Mihalis
Try this link
https://cretazine.com/en/agenda

Cheers, Seth @--@
by sethuk
12 Apr 2016, 14:44
Forum: Books about Crete
Topic: Jim Carstairs' Cretan odyssey
Replies: 3
Views: 5137

Re: Jim Carstairs' Cretan odyssey

Hi again, Erno
I bought mine from a now defunct bookshop in Daedalou Street, Irakleio for 1600 drs (£4.70).
It was a great bookshop and I miss it.
cheers
Seth @--@
by sethuk
12 Apr 2016, 13:15
Forum: Books about Crete
Topic: Jim Carstairs' Cretan odyssey
Replies: 3
Views: 5137

Re: Jim Carstairs' Cretan odyssey

Hi Erno, Inspirational stories keep appearing from that tragic time for Crete. Seeing the name George Harakopos in the article brought to mind a book I bought in !993, called The Fortress Crete 1941-1944 by George Harokopos from Patmos [b]published by B Giannikos & Co of Athens. It is a remarkab...
by sethuk
23 Feb 2016, 14:05
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Greek tourism arrivals and revenues broke all-time records in 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 8099

Re: Greek tourism arrivals and revenues broke all-time records in 2015

Hi Erno

Might miss Sfakia this year as average cost of trip is too high! :D

Average expenditure per trip amounted to 582.9 million euros, recording a decline of 1.2 percent from 2014.

Cheers Seth @--@
by sethuk
15 Feb 2016, 14:12
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: The German woman who fell in love and stayed forever in Sfakia
Replies: 3
Views: 3131

Re: The German woman who fell in love and stayed forever in Sfakia

Hi Erno, from a very cold Cumbria, UK [^***] Below a Google "Translation" but you will get the gist. Cheers Seth @--@ The Bettina was 26 years old when he came for the first time Sfakia with her parents who came from Germany Holiday every year in Crete. Loved the place, the thunderous and...
by sethuk
18 Dec 2015, 13:54
Forum: General Sfakia Forum
Topic: Many olives, little money
Replies: 2
Views: 2360

Re: Many olives, little money

Erno, I came across this (Greek Embassy, London August 2015) earlier in the year. I had been talking to a Greek friend about why the marketing of fine olive oil to a premium market had been a mainly Italian (much made of small producers and pretty but small & expensive oil). Cretan extra virgin ...
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