submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 05.09.2017
the lovely little church at avlemona agios nicholas hosted this greek australian brisbane couple wedding , eveyone looked wonderful as pappa georgi performed the ceremony...many guests came from australia for the wedding ..
lovely brisbane australia couple walk with their guests through the village of avlemona on the way to the church service with violins , lawootas playing old kytherian wedding songs, with guns firing into the air .. this summer' kythera hosted a few greek australian and local weddings ..
submitted by Christina Sweeney on 06.08.2017
Thanks to all those who made this such a memorable event. Diana Pilia for her organization and attention to detail. The Kaleris Restaurant, Yanni and family for a wonderful reception.
Thank-you to all our friends and family who travelled to Kythera to help celebrate the wedding of Dr Grace Sweeney to Ben John Lynam on April 8th, 2017.
submitted by Vikki Vrettos Fraioli on 03.04.2017
This appears to be a wedding. Does anyone recognize any of the peope in this photo? it could be people related to the Koulentianos family from Logothetianika but we really don't know.
submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 12.05.2015
I remember coming across this wedding in Logothetianika and whoever I was with told me it was the wedding of Themi and Antonia. That's all I have written on the back of the photo.
submitted by Paul Mathers on 23.04.2012
The wedding occurred either on the 25th Jan 1907, or 1908.
Emmanuel and Chrissie are my grandparents.
submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 09.09.2011
the wedding of john and natly kaleris and also the christening of their litte daughter john is the son of the kaleris family the owners of one of he most visted restaurants on the island ... the wedding was in late august at the magnificent panayia despina on the way to karava, and the reception went to day break ... at kaleris restaurant .... agia pelagia..
submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 22.02.2009
Nick and Christina Samios of Brisbane wedding in Kythera 1990. The wedding and recepition was held in the village of Livathi. I was honoured in being the ''koubaro'' for their wedding. One of the few Australian-born greeks who married on the island.
submitted by Vikki Vrettos Fraioli on 25.11.2006
from the archives of Stamatoula Mavromatis Chlentzos
submitted by Kristina Williamson on 11.02.2013
This image is part of a photographic documentary series entitled “One Year on Kythera”. “One Year on Kythera” was created by photographer Kristina Williamson, who spent one calender year living on Kythera, documenting the lives of Kytherians today; what aspects of traditional life remain in practice and in what ways the island is changing.
For more information on this project please visit www.oneyearonkythera.com
submitted by Thespina Kastrisiou on 30.01.2005
Groom: Dimitris Protopsaltis
Far left: Ioannis Friligkos
Far right: Giannis Manolaras
Left of G. Manolaras: Kostas Protopsaltis
submitted by James Gavriles on 05.02.2006
On the steps of the Gerasimos Lahanas household,Panagiotis Katsoulis on the laouto and Pitsikas on the violin
play for the bride, his daughter and groom.
Wedding was of Panayiotis Fardoulis and Panayiota Lahanas May 15th 1954. Attended by my Uncle Thodore Gavrilys in Logothetianica.
submitted by Spyro Calocerinos on 04.09.2004
Nikos, Nina and Eirini. Nikos was well known as he was a barber with his father for years. In 1950, they opened the largest then supermarket opposite "Marcato" in Hora. Nikos' father was the "joker" of Hora with so many well known jokes.I expect some input by many regarding Anjolos' jokes.
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