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Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - the pool really does take shape: may be ready in 10 days

The photos from George the Architect show men hard at work at the Greek Hovel. I am assured that the infinity pool will be ready by next weekend which is good news as daughter Olaf arrives the week after having been promised a pool as a condition of visiting us. Me, I expect it to be finished in many avrios time.

Monday 22 July 2019
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Photo Article: The Kambos Creperie parks its tanks on Miranda's lawn..for now

690 days ago

…I have described elsewhere how the ghastly new creperie has parked rows of plastic chairs and tables in … on the edge of the square by the main road. The creperie chairs are, as you can seem all empty. A few more …


Photo Article from Kambos - if you wondered what happened to the accursed Creperie

372 days ago

…all different. Back then, a new interloper, the creperie, opened shop on the left of the square and then … of the eateries commenced. By the autumn the creperie had "closed for winter". As you can see below, it …


An empty Kambos creperie says what Lovely Eleni is too nice to say - the intruder is toast

691 days ago

…pretty busy and conversation turns to the ghastly creperie which had absolutely zero customers during our … long established watering holes of Kambos. The creperie is, methinks, toast. Eleni's smile tells you it … I return for the olive harvest in November the creperie will be shuttered up. Good. …


I am having to boycott the new "creperie" in Kambos - this is appalling

697 days ago

…returned after three months to discover that the creperie run by a French Greek woman has opened. Quelle … far right hand corner of the square is the new "creperie." I do not know where to start with my … I hoped I'd never see in Kambos. Worse still the creperie not only has ghastly plastic tables and chairs … the three months since I was last in Kambos. The creperie was, I am delighted to say, deserted apart from … that as the tourists disappears so too will the creperie. Maybe other folks in Kambos are more tolerant …


Photo article: All change in Kambos, farewell ouzerie, au revoir accursed creperie or is it goodbye?

609 days ago

…The plastic chairs laid out by the accursed new creperie last summer had gone and it looked very closed. … It used to occupy the building next to the creperie but sprawled out into a side square as well. But … in delighting at the closure of the Greco-French creperie. Here's hoping that it is goodbye not au revoir. …


A last lunch in Kambos, Gary Sausage holds court, excrutiating embarrassment at the creperie

686 days ago

…ans empty plastic tables from the ghastly new creperie. On one of those tables sat the half French half … plain fact is that the locals are not using the creperie at all. And the last tourists have all gone, not … that. There will come a day this Autumn when the creperie will not bother with the charade of opening its … and many of us look forward to the demise of the creperie and a return to the old order of the square being …


Sitting in the Caribbean Beach Bar in Greece repels me and sends my blood pressure zooming

695 days ago

…own little village of Kambos now has its ghastly creperie seling toasties to folks sitting on horrible … back. I hope so. But the battle of the Kambos creperie was the dilemma Paddy pondered. For the natives … the creperie and toasties might seem to offer them new … be made by me of local produce. And if the Kambos creperie has gone bust, all will be well. …


Photo article: Joshua and his dad on a walking tour of the back streets of Kambos

321 days ago

…taverna. Heading past the, thankfully, deserted creperie the street becomes a narrow one - not that deters …


Sitting in Kambos speaking French - looming competition for lovely Eleni & FFS I am NOT a Kraut

806 days ago

…daughter lives in Kambos and is going to start a creperie this summer. She pointed at where it will be... …