Island Life #2

This picture is so characteristic of island life in Greece that makes me smile: even though it was captured in Santorini, you can see a gathering like that outside a small church of Paros, or Sifnos, or Donoussa…

Plateia

“Plateia or platia (πλατεία) is the Greek word for town square. In traditional societies like villages and provincial communities, plateies are the central places for feasts, celebrations (which include weddings), events and 'local' meetings”.

At Drakos' taverna

Then, the giouvetsi was served: The odor of this unforgettable food is something I can’t describe. Juicy seafood and barley-shaped pasta, combined with tomato

Blue Gray

A photo of sea side tables that shows the different realities that island people experience as seasons alternate.

Preparing a meze at the balcony: feta phyllo with ouzo and honey!

Preparing a meze at the balcony: feta phyllo with ouzo and honey!

What are you thinking about?

Open air cinemas are a blend of carefree innocence and old fashioned romance;

The nature at Polilimnio canyon

Open air cinemas are a blend of carefree innocence and old fashioned romance;

Polilimnio: a place to swim, dream, be inspired

Open air cinemas are a blend of carefree innocence and old fashioned romance;

Trikeri images

Open air cinemas are a blend of carefree innocence and old fashioned romance;

August 15 in the Aegean islands

Open air cinemas are a blend of carefree innocence and old fashioned romance;

September first in Folegandros

Open air cinemas are a blend of carefree innocence and old fashioned romance;

Dancing at the pasteli festival, Amorgos island

Open air cinemas are a blend of carefree innocence and old fashioned romance;

There are no bad spring days

A different face of Santorini that keeps surprising us with new things to discover: a soft carpet in full bloom just by the sea, on a very windy yet serene day.

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