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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 13.05.2014

april showers

a empty potamo platia on a bleak and rainy early april day .. who says you cant find a seat in the platia on sundays .. go in april and you will always find seating !!

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 13.05.2014

on the beach

preparing the lambs for easter sunday lunch at agia pelagia, lovely day spent with family and friends

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submitted by Kytherian Ecology on 13.05.2014

Chalarain Potamos beach on

Antikythera. Αντικύθηρα.

History


The island is also called Tsitigoto, from the name Cerigoto given by the Venetians, or even, Lee (Lioi), perhaps from the Aegila, the ancient name of the island. The island was of great strategic importance due to the position between Kythera and Crete. It flourished from 400 BC depended on the city Phalasarna located at the north western Cape Gramvoussa of Crete. The city was a pirate base and it seems that the island ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 10.05.2014

a winters day ...

heavy mist sweeps across aroniathika on a dull April day .. photo taken from the aroniathika fire look out , when on a clear day , you can see virtually all of the island with magnificent views of the island ... but not today unfortunately ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 10.05.2014

'' precious cargo ''

the panayia icon of myrtithia on its way up to the potamo church on the back of this truck, as part of the icon visiting every village after Easter on the island , closely followed by the bishop in his car ,

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 09.05.2014

dancing in the streets !!

after a big lunch of lamb, chicken, salads only one thing to on easter sunday is dance the afternoon away and dance they did with great music ...

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 09.05.2014

'ke tou xpono '!!

large crowd celebrate easter at agia pelagia on easter suday .. on a lovely sunny afternoon with famlies enjoying the food, music and relaxing on easter sunday .. xpona polla !!

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 09.05.2014

sunday roast !!

the cooking of lambs for sunday easter lunches at agia pelagia

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 09.05.2014

the hills are alive !!

the beautiful nothern end of the island, karava and surrounding areas make for a lovely drive on a clear and brisk april day ..

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 07.05.2014

' pot of gold at the end of the rainbow'

this beautiful rainbow highlighted kythera; it stretched from kavo malia to the end of the mountains at agia moni...after a early april shower ..

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submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 28.03.2014

Kapsali - August 1986

Always pretty!

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submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 28.03.2014

Kapsali - August 1986

It's certainly grown!

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submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 28.03.2014

Agia Pelagia 1986

View from the water. It sure has changed!

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submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 28.03.2014

Heading to Kythera August 1986

Almost there!

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submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 26.03.2014

Postcard of Kapsali 1986

What a difference to now!

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submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 26.03.2014

Postcard of Kapsali 1986

It sure has changed!

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submitted by Barbara Zantiotis on 26.03.2014

Agia Pelagia August 1986

Taken on my first trip to Kythera.

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submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 08.03.2014

the harbour lights

on a summers night at kapsali bay, after dinner , a highlight is to take a walk towards the ' mollo ' [ the jetty] you will always see magnificent boats from all over the world , that come to kythera in the summer ....

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submitted by George Poulos on 04.01.2014

The view across to the ocean from Ayia Anastasia

One of the most comprehensive views from anywhere on the island.

The sea traffic is always interesting, particularly at night time, when the massive ocean liners pass by, with all their lights on.

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submitted by George Poulos on 04.01.2014

Plattia Ammos from the cliffs above the town to the south

A very attractive 'paralia'.