Monthly Archives: May 2013

Hope is in the air

The 2013 tourist season is now well under way and all the signs are looking good. Despite Greece now being in its 5th year of recession (with catastrophic results for a significant part of the population) there was no social … Continue reading

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Flower of the month | May | Ebenus cretica – Cretan ebony

Despite its name Cretan ebony bears no relation to the tropical tree of the same name. Ebenus cretica is a Cretan endemic flower that can grow in large populations on some hillsides (for example on the way to Sougia) as … Continue reading

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