Posts Tagged ‘ Skyros traditional agriculture ’

Skyros – a garden of wild flowers

Freitag, den 27. August 2010

The abundance of wild flowers in spring 1976 was overwhelming. It may have been equally so in previous years… is it still the same, though, nowadays?

Skyros – pastoral traditions

Mittwoch, den 25. August 2010

Land cultivation and pastoral traditions have ancient roots on Skyros. The indigenous breed of cattle was still maintained in 1958. The photographs were taken in the coastal area adjoining Kalamítza Bay, east of Linarià. The ponies were kept in one herd during the winter inland from Linarià (pictures taken in 1976). The eastern part of […]