Thursday, 11 September 2014

Back to school ...

Its that time again ...

Summer holidays now over, Its time to go back to school ...

Here in Greece they start the school year off gently, You attend for an hour on day one, you meet up with your friends, and have some fun.

Pappa Yorgos was on duty at Nippia this morning, Here blessing the children, the school, the teachers, parents and friends, for the coming school year ...


This being an important occasion, for the young children, the Icon of Kounistria was present for the blessing service,


Following the service, the children headed off to the harbour, where the parents discuss important events over coffee.

Tomorrow the children go to school for their first full day, Having met their new teachers today at 'roll call' on the steps of the school ...

Later update: SWMBO & Junior, went to the beach with friends. I was left home alone, this evening the setting sun giving out some serious heat.

Two pairs of fire fighting planes have crossed the island, after a low pass, and are heading back to Volos. The setting sun now obscured by clouds, rapidly cooling the air ...

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