Immortalized in action, the protagonists responsible for the excavation and restoration of the antiquities at Despotiko, off the coast of Antiparos, were captured by Mary Chatzaki over the duration of the project.
A Parian by choice, with a life strongly attached to the sea, the architect Kostas Gouzelis tells us that the dream, freedom, love, the realization of his existence in the universe, “pure like limpid fountain water” came in his adolescent years and rested on a wooden sailing boat, indelibly putting their mark on his route.
This new guide, an edition of the Municipality of Paros, published in the summer of 2015, is a precious manual to visitors and inhabitants of the island who want to know more about the remarkable history of Great Paros.
A man and a woman stage an erotic symposium beyond any conventional sense, through the routes of history, poetry and philosophy, at the same time presenting a number of stories equal to the number of constellations.
“If fate”, as they say, “does not love those who have grown old, the reason is that they are now unable to believe in chimeras, in those illusions of the mind ...”
“All mushrooms are edible, but some only once,” notes George Pittas in “The treasures of Greek gastronomy” (Paros: Koilada Lefkon Publications, 2014).
“I lost everything for the sake of the homeland. I lost my position, I fought beyond my strength, and paid the widow’s last penny. I am already dispossessed, and I am suffering great hardship...”