Day 5 of the Olive harvest at the Greek Hovel and a final P&L – Don’t all laugh

229 days ago

Photo report from the Olive harvest at the Greek Hovel Day 3: the Albanian cavalry arrive

233 days ago

Olive harvest plans are laid and 1 brave volunteer from England comes forward: any more?

260 days ago

Photo Article from Eleni's Kourounis Taverna - Joshua reads the Gruffalo ahead of a castle walk on my back

273 days ago

Dragged to the Greek Hovel, Nicho the Communist gives his verdict on my olives….

276 days ago

Arguing about money with lovely Eleni and her husband Nicho

317 days ago

Photo Article: a present from Greece for wine snob Evil Knievil

320 days ago

Photo Article: back at the Greek Hovel and a 5th wedding anniversary lunch costing 18 Euro

326 days ago

Photo article: trekking up to Zarnata castle with Joshua on my back - amazing views of Kambos and the Greek Hovel

331 days ago

Photo article: It is all familiar faces back in Kambos and up at the Greek Hovel

342 days ago

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

372 days ago

Report from the Greek Hovel: I fail to kill the first snake spotted. Drat!

425 days ago

Photo Article: Lovely Eleni and Joshua's intended, Little Red Riding Hood - its Carnival!

520 days ago

Photo article: from bikini clad women in the sea to snow covered mountains in half an hour

521 days ago

Photo Article: The Greek Hovel Olive harvest Day 1 - in for a penny in for 28.5 Euro

608 days ago

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

609 days ago

Photo Article for Paul Roberts: Traffic Jam on Kambos High street

609 days ago

Photo Report from the Greek Hovel - the olive harvest is a disaster for the whole village

609 days ago

I'm off to Greece - yippeee

635 days ago

Jacob Rees Mogg is the saviour of Greece - erect statues in every town. the Moggster finds 53 billion Euro down the Hellenic sofa

689 days ago

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

690 days ago

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

691 days ago

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

697 days ago

Photo Article - It's just cricket

743 days ago

Diary of a diabetic - 9.6 WTF?

766 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel: dealing with rats as I discuss kidnapping some cats

800 days ago

Photo Article from the Greek Hovel - readers this is not an eel

802 days ago

Kicking myself for that parting line: I am not a gin sozzled ex pat

803 days ago

In trouble with the Police again

805 days ago

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

806 days ago

Frigana Poisoning at the Greek Hovel Delayed again - this time it is not God

814 days ago

Frigana Poisoning at the Greek Hovel - bottles of whiskey cause postponement, or maybe it was God?

815 days ago

Poisoning at the Greek Hovel - what about the poor sheep and goats?

816 days ago

Delayed poisoning in the snakefields at the Greek Hovel...but not for that long

816 days ago

Diary of a diabetic day 25 - lifting poison in Kambos

817 days ago

Olive inspecting with Nicho the Communist postponed (again) - St George's day drinking in Kambos

822 days ago

Report from the Greek Hovel - after three years we have a permit, well sort of

825 days ago

BREAKING: I met a snake at the Greek Hovel and I killed it!

827 days ago

Diary of a diabetic Day 15 - Disastrous fishing and 6.8 on the bloods - far too low far too high

827 days ago

Diary of a Diabetic Day 14 - the start of manual labour

828 days ago

Back at the kourounis taverna in Kambos - it's like I have never left

828 days ago

Photo Article: This really will make Evil Knievil drool again

886 days ago

Naming Mark Slater Hill at the Greek Hovel

886 days ago

Photo Article: If this does not make my pal Evil Knievil salivate nothing will

888 days ago

The Bridge over the gorge - I date it and Dad & I work out why it is that old

889 days ago

Photo article: olive pruning in February at the Greek Hovel & a far better Taygetos snow picture

890 days ago

Photo Article - just to make Evil Knievil salivate and jealous

891 days ago

Photo Article: back at the Greek Hovel, a failed pyromaniac reports in

891 days ago

Photo Article: The olive oil harvest at the Greek Hovel - I have a cunning plan

954 days ago

Day six of the Olive Harvest at the Greek Hovel - bad marks Peter Greensmith

958 days ago

Photo Article - day 2 of the olive harvest at the Greek Hovel: Vreki!

962 days ago

As I wandered from Fleet Street to Ludgate Hill my mind wandered to Kambos and the Greek Hovel

978 days ago

Speaking to lovely Eleni - less than two weeks to the Greek Hovel & the Olive harvest

979 days ago

An evening that was a farewell to Kambos until December

1117 days ago

An evening out: Miranda seduces me as Lovely Eleni can only watch

1126 days ago

Venturing into the next door taverna to Eleni's in Kambos - Miranda's

1127 days ago

Disaster: The Kourounis taverna in Kambos owned by Lovely Eleni is shut for upgrade - Greek salad crisis

1132 days ago

Back at the Greek Hovel ...brown is the new green

1146 days ago

Photo: The last person to say goodbye and the only person in Kambos who speaks worse Greek than me

1152 days ago

A tale of two keys - late night panic at the Greek Hovel

1158 days ago

Back in the Kourounis taverna in is as if I had never left

1170 days ago

Most Certainly ouzo o'clock - George the Albanian is located at last

1328 days ago

Major problemo at the Greek Hovel... Hell's teeth

1332 days ago

First day of sabbatical - Zero Hedge flattery & asked to speak at top fraud conference

1514 days ago

Vangelis asks if I am tired - too frigging right I am, olive pruning is hard work

1516 days ago

Another ouzo says Vangelis - after an hour of subbing Zak Mir I deserve it

1517 days ago

An English couple walk in to the Kourounis taverna in Kambos

1518 days ago

A two snake day & the Mrs is on a plane struck by lightening

1527 days ago

My first ouzo for the road as Geriatrix stares at my screen in the Kourounis taverna

1527 days ago

Wildlife diversity report from the Greek Hovel - first snake met & I might have killed it

1528 days ago

Wildlife diversity report from the Greek Hovel

1537 days ago

My last day at the Greek Hovel – 1 last satisfying bonfire

1604 days ago

Five Days to Greece! Getting in the mood with Despina Vandi

1621 days ago

Picture article: Pressing the Olive Oil from the Greek Hovel

1663 days ago

In praise of Nicho, Papou in Kambos

1663 days ago

The Englishman from Toumbia starts to “hear” Greek

1681 days ago

Delayed at the Greek hovel ...but I work with Vangelis - the man in the pink shirt

1689 days ago

One Hour to Christmas Pudding in Kambos

1690 days ago

I need not have feared, lovely Eleni was right – I have power but the Vreki!

1691 days ago

Another ouzo, 1033kg of olives and real excitement

1691 days ago

My big bike and falling off it at the Greek Hovel

1693 days ago

At the Greek Hovel the Olive harvest Really Does Start Tomorrow and Kambos a hive of activity

1696 days ago

A day of 3 disasters at the Greek Hovel – and now a dreaded walk home

1698 days ago

Okhi Vreki – Elias avrio?

1700 days ago

The First Olive Oil from Kambos - c/o Nikko

1702 days ago

Olive harvest postponed to Thursday

1702 days ago

As I was leaving Eleni's - you so missed out on this in the UK

1704 days ago

Back at the Greek Hovel – logistics nightmare one

1704 days ago

Back in Lovely Eleni’s Taverna in Kambos

1705 days ago

Video Postcard #89 - The Real Man Christmas party & back to the Greek Hovel Edition

1711 days ago

Nicho, the Magician of Kambos

1761 days ago