Crete in 1950 – An amazing photo album

By Giannis Thimianos

- 09/02/2017


This is a journey to the past century… A photo album of the everyday life in Crete after the WWII…


Heraklion Market
Agia Paraskeui
Ano Vianos village, Heraklion
The Plane tree of Vianos village
Vianos village
Heraklion market
The church of St Nicolas in Splantzia, Chania
Feast in Agios Georgios
Giouchtas, Heraklion
The Archbishop Eugenios of Crete in Heraklion
Heraklion Venetian walls
The coffee shop of Sarchianos in Heraklion
Almyros, Heraklion
Heraklion port
Ierapetra, Lasithi
Itanos Windmill
Cretan – The will to give and the well known Cretan hospitality
Cretan couple
Cretan in Chania
Kritsa the Virgin Mary of Keraso
Lakki village Chania
The lake of Agios Nikolaos, Lasithi
Kournas Lake, Chania
Noon siesta…
Preveli Monastery, South Rethimnon
Epanosifi Monastery
The historical Arkadi Monastery, Rethimnon
Monastery of Agia Triada (Holy Trinity), Chania
Toplou Monastery, Lasithi
Monks at Toplou Monastery, Lasithi
Young lady from Crete
Lasithi plateau
To Vrontonisi
Pachia ammos
Paleochora, Chania
Climbing up to the high peaks of Psiloritis
Samaria Gorge, Chania
Fodele village, Heraklion
Amari, Rethimnon
Chora Sfakion, South Chania
Fodele village, Heraklion

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