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More refugees on Symi  Posted on 08/30/2014
Yesterday Rhodos Report, carried the story of 138 refugees who were discovered by the Latvian Coast Guard boat that is here helping with the refugee influx. They were discovered near the bay of St George, and taken in by the authorities to...
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Closing the Symi Dream shop at the end of the season  Posted on 08/29/2014
Today is the 12th year anniversary of us leaving England to come and live in Greece, and today Neil takes over the blog to make his formal announcement about his shop. I know he wanted to let his landlady know before he posted this, but...
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My Greek themed video recommendation for the day is:  Posted on 08/26/2014
You should never have a day off, should you? The following day is always so much more difficult to get to grips with. Such was yesterday. Pedi Beach Hotel view from the terrace But still, Sunday, the actual day off (apart from work) was...
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Symi is the centre of the micro kosmos for sure  Posted on 08/23/2014
One of the things I forgot in my list of what’s on at the moment was tonight’s festival at Nimos! If you are on Symi you will see the posters, in English as well as Greek, and there will be boats going across all evening. Pre...
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What’s happening on Symi in the week ahead?  Posted on 08/22/2014
Some dates for your diary, assuming you are on Symi at the moment. In order: The Symi Gallery Tonight, Friday 22nd August, a new exhibition opens at The Symi Gallery on the Kali Strata (just down from the Symi Dream Shop). This is an...
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  • Richard 04 May 2012 11:31:48

    I read it every day. It is entertaining and occasionally very useful.

  • honorarygreek
    honorarygreek 22 March 2012 15:55:12

    Symi Dream is magic, as is Neil's photography and as are James' books!!

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