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The coast of Crete  

The coast of Crete

Wine, Ruins, and Political Dissent

September 12th 2009
For more of my photos, or to buy my book, please visit www.nickkembel.com In December of 2008 there were huge riots in every major city in Greece, with frustrated protesters taking to the streets and pillaging public property. Living under the shadow of the glorious ancient past that most of the world still associates with this Mediterranean n ... read more
Europe » Greece » Crete » Heraklion

Greek Flag Greece achieved its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1829. During the second half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, it gradually added neighboring islands and territories, most with Greek-speaking populations. In Worl... ... read more
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