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Europe » Greece » Crete » Hersonissos April 13th 2017

A few posts ago I detailed my incredible engagement in Zanzibar, and so I thought I would write a little bit about my overseas wedding. We got married on the 2nd September, 2016, outside a teeny Greek orthodox church in Hersonnisos, Crete. Now, how we came about choosing Crete and the whole getting married abroad thing is a long and convoluted story so I will cut it down as much as possible. So, why Crete? Well originally our plan was to elope and get married, just the two if us, somewhere incredible and far flung and appear back home as a married couple, however, my parents smelled a rat and got very very upset about this as they had envisaged a church wedding at home for me. I could never image getting married at home in ... read more
Our big fat Greek Wedding
Our big fat Greek Wedding
Our big fat Greek Wedding

Europe » Greece » Crete » Hersonissos October 5th 2016

Note: if you double click on any of the photos you will get an enlarged image and you will be transferred to the photo gallery where you can scroll through all the photos. You can return to the text anytime by going to the control bar at the top of the page where it shows: Travel Blog » Europe » Greece » Crete » Hersonissos » Blogs» Crete 2016.2 then click on Crete 2016.2. Sunday October 2nd to Wednesday 5th October: our second trip to Crete within 6 months (see previous Crete 2016 blogs) because our previous visit to Western Crete had been so enjoyable and scenic we want to see if the eastern end of the island is as good, and the ... read more
Path to Church at Rhezenia
Church at Rhezenia overlooking the valley leading north to Heraklion
Happy days in Rhezenia

Europe » Greece » Crete » Hersonissos September 15th 2012

Geo: 35.3078, 25.3716 GÜN 03 GÜNLERDEN CUMARTESİ: Uçurtma büyüklüğünde uçakla, sorunsuz olarak Girit'in Kazancakis hava alanına indik. Bir hava alanına, bir düşün adamının adının verilmesi beni çok etkiledi. Kim bu Kazancakis ? Nikos Kazancakis Kandiye doğumlu, Yunan yazar, şair, siyasetçi ve filozof. 20. yüzyılın en önemli Yunan felsefecisi olduğu ve eserleri yabancı dillere en çok çevrilmiş olan Yunan yazar. Fakat şu anki şöhretine, 1964 yılında gösterime girmiş olan Michael Cacoyannis'in yönetmiş olduğu, Zorba adlı sinema filmiyle kavuşmuştur. Bu film, aynı ismi taşıyan kendi kitabından uyarlanmıştır. Alanın hemen çıkışında ,arabamızı bulduk Güzel bir salon, salamanje BMW ayırmışlar . Arabacı olman... read more
NIKOS KAZANCAKIS




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