Cherry Festival

This weekend is the Cherry Festival in Agiasos, a little town surrounded by woods where the cherry trees hide amongst chestnut and apple trees. The region is pretty fertile and full of rare species of plants and trees: a paradise. Continue reading ->


From the archive


March, 15 2013 – Carnival

This weekend it is carnival in Greece and also on Lesvos people go into the streets to eat, celebrate and dance. In Mesotopos men walk the streets wearing plenty of cowbells. Agiasos is the village where traditionally carnival is mixed with satire. Read a column from 11 years ago: Carnival.