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Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - a father & children pass through the back streets of Kambos

39 days ago

…Kambos. Perhaps it is the damning words of Paddy Leigh Fermor in “The Mani” dismissing this as an ugly and …


Forest Fire and global warming report from the Greek Hovel

43 days ago

…sandy beach in Kardamili, the one by the house of Paddy Leigh Fermor. As it is without toilets or any beach bar and is …


Photo article from the Greek Hovel: From hell towards heaven

52 days ago

…coast and shortly after the right turn down to Paddy Leigh Fermor’s house we turned left up into the …


Shock horror in Kardamili, will Paddy Leigh Fermor be spinning in his grave?

73 days ago

…on Sea, Kardamili, the small Greek Town where Paddy Leigh Fermor built his home here in Greece. It is not the town …


Photo Article from the Greek Hovel August 2020- Day 8, an afternoon in Kardamili

396 days ago

…in August, Kardamili, the town where my hero, Paddy Leigh Fermor, made his home, becomes Islington on Sea. I …


Photo article - Paddy Leigh Fermor's house almost renovated

1016 days ago

…As you may have gathered Paddy Leigh Fermor is a bit of a hero of mine although I am the …


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

1110 days ago

…The man from whome Joshua gets his middle name, Paddy Leigh Fermor, was not very kind about Kambos, the nearest …


Photo Article - Paddy Leigh Fermor's house in Kardamili

1120 days ago

…As you may know, the house my hero, Paddy Leigh Fermor, built in Kardamili is being renovated as some …


Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - no elf 'n Safey here

1124 days ago

…a a hat doff to the past. In his book, the Mani, Paddy Leigh Fermor talks of how in the 1950s when this region was …


Walking through the burning Greek Sun - not plain sailing

1164 days ago

…I tried to suck it in,  I thought of how Paddy Leigh Fermor and Bruce Chatwin would have done a walk like …

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