Blue blue bee boxes!

Ok so slightly misleading title, it should be the blue and green bee boxes of Siana but not quite as satisfyingly B worded! Following hot on the heels of my peeling paint extravaganza I give you – peeling paint on bee boxes!! Naturally as soon as I clapped eyes on these colourful little roadside beautiesContinue reading “Blue blue bee boxes!”

Peeling paint

Apart from piles of food and markets, my other favourite photographic subject is, wait for it, peeling, cracking, layered paint!!! Whether it’s a crumbling wall, a decrepit window or a forgotten door, the layers of weathered paint beckon to me. Revealing intricate patterns, cracks and fissures, a multitude of colours and layers of detail. Here’sContinue reading “Peeling paint”

Sweet little Symi

During our brief jaunt to Rhodes town we took a ferry over to the glorious little island of Symi. Here’s the first views of the colourful little houses clinging to the hillside. As the ferry pulls into Yialos (the main harbour) we get a closer look at the tiers of housing. Mostly in pastel shades butContinue reading “Sweet little Symi”

Bee boxes and honey in Siana

Once we’ve settled into our accommodation and located the cheapest food sources we plan the rest of the week. We decide to take a day trip that combines a visit to a wonderful painted church at Asklipios and also the pretty town of Siana. The village’s name – Asklipio comes from the scholar of medicine Asklipios. Here’s someContinue reading “Bee boxes and honey in Siana”