Traditions of Easter in Corfu, Greece / by Spiros Papavlasopoulos

Traditions of Easter in Corfu. Dropping of "botides" – ceramic pots full of water – from upper-story windows onto the cobblestone streets of the island on Holy Saturday morning after the first Resurrection service. Greece / by Spiros Papavlasopoulos

Easter Pot smashing, in Corfu, Greece.

“Good morning All., Saturday morning Easter celebrations in Corfu -- dropping ceramic pots of water on to the street .

Mouth-watering delicacies from the island of Corfu! The “king” of Corfiot land is the exotic #kumquat, a product with protected designation of origin, which grows in the area of the Nymphs. This tiny, aromatic “sweet orange” is a perfect ingredient for #spoon sweets, #marmalades, fruit glace or for the bitter sweet kumquat infused #liqueur, the traditional #drink of #Corfu and one of the visitors’ most beloved #products! — in Corfu, Kerkira.

Grows in the area of the Nymphs this tiny, aromatic “sweet orange” is a sweet kumquat - Corfu,Greece

Corfu Selections Easter Tuesday Parade in Avliotes NW Corfu for 2013 will be on Tuesday 7th May 2013

Corfu Selections Easter Tuesday Parade in Avliotes NW Corfu for 2013 will be on Tuesday May 2013

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