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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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Yialos, Symi, on Trip Advisor; who’s on page one?  Posted on 08/19/2014
The wind got up yesterday and the day was very blowy. Actually the wind got up during the night, I was woken by what I thought was someone knocking on the door, which  was a bit creepy. Turned out to be the door rattling on its own....
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A new exhibition at the Symi Dream Gallery  Posted on 08/18/2014
Some photos today taken by Neil at the dance show in Yialos last Wednesday, and a poster advertising the opening of a new exhibition in the Symi Dream Gallery. After the storm, photos by Ged Horton Ged Horton has been exhibiting...
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Book your books now to avoid disappointment later  Posted on 08/15/2014
Today is a bank holiday in Greece (as far as I understand it) with the ‘Dormition’ of Mary, or feast day of the Assumption (of the Virgin Mary into heaven). “The feast day of the Assumption of Mary, also known as...
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Symi by night, the Symi party  Posted on 08/14/2014
Wednesday morning, late start (for me) with alarm set for 6.30, though ignored until just after 7.00. This is due to the second late night in a row. A ‘nestle’ of books at The Olive Tree. (I just made up that collective noun.)...
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The strange case of the dog in the tree  Posted on 08/13/2014
We had a wonderful birthday dinner at Haritomeni on Monday night after a slightly curtailed wine night. A big thank you for Lyndon for the invite and treat. Ready for action It’s strange isn’t it how you look at your watch,...
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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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