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Explore life in Western Crete – Kissamos – Elafonisi


Cultural associations and other Inaxorio institutes meet in Vlatos

The Association of Cultural Organizations of the District of Kissamos (ΕΠΟΦΕΚ) considering Necessary communication with the Cultural Associations decided Board of Directors to be held in each residential unit our province and at the headquarters of one of the Hellenic Association for Cultural Heritage. They…

Elafonisi Route 2018

Last Sunday was the third edition of the Elafonisi Route, a run of 5km and 12.5km. This event is organized by the syllogos of Plokamiana.

Walking path in Vlatos

Walking path in Vlatos Today the syllogos of Vlatos started with cleaning the walking path of peace leading from the old platan tree all the way up to the park of Peace.

Great music, beautiful stage and nice company: Vlatos Jazz

Last Thursday Vlatos Jazz started of with Maria Manousaki and Hot Club de Grece. The stage is an abandoned church build in 1886 lit up by dozens of oil lamps in the middle of an old olive grove. Drinks created…

Cutting the cake in Vlatos

Yesterday the syllogos of Vlatos cut the cake for the new year. Here is a small video of the event.

Cutting The Cake

To celebrate the new year the syllogos of Plokamiana organized a gathering in Chrisoskalitisa. About 100 local people ate great Cretan food, played the lottery and danced to live music. Here are the pictures.

New floor for old church

In the past week the church of Vlatos got cleaned, the wooden floor was removed from the ceiling, all wood was oiled and a new floor was installed. Now let’s start the music, the theater and the laughs!

Syllogos Plokamiana restores the local school building

On Sunday the people of Plokamiana came together for the restoration of their local school building. After the hard work it was time for food and drinks. Great afternoon! [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”33″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″ thumbnail_width=”240″ thumbnail_height=”160″ thumbnail_crop=”1″ images_per_page=”20″ number_of_columns=”0″ ajax_pagination=”0″…

Remembering weaving

Inaxorio helps the syllogos of Vlatos with establishing a small historic museum. Part of the exhibition will be 2 working looms. The knowledge of these ancient machines is getting lost so it is quite a challenge to restore these beauties….

Fundraising 2017: restoring the old school furniture

One of our great treasures is the old school furniture. It needs to be restored, cleaned and rubbed in with oil. All and all quite a job. You can help! Please donate to the Vlatos fundraising campaign and contact palikari@westcretan.com…

Fundraising 2017

Inaxorio supports the restoration of the library, the museum and the old church of Vlatos. In the upper parts of the village of Vlatos you will find the old school at the bottom of the stairs leading up to an…

Syllogos Vlatos 44th Anniversary

Friday the Syllogos of Vlatos celebrated the 44th anniversary in the church of the village. Some townspeople were honoured, there were the usual speeches hosted by Jorgos Makrakis and a lottery. Here are the pictures. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”25″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails” override_thumbnail_settings=”0″…

Syllogos Vlatos honors citizens and fire department

At the panagyri of Agios Pantelis, the syllogos of Vlatos honoured some of its citizens for donating land and funds as well as the fire department for keeping the village safe. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”12″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_slideshow” gallery_width=”640″ gallery_height=”480″ cycle_effect=”wipe” cycle_interval=”8″ show_thumbnail_link=”0″…