This present day in 2013
At the moment, I had the concept of wanting via ‘Village View’ to see what I wrote on this present day in 2013. ‘Village View’ is a group of weblog posts from that yr and takes the studying via a complete yr on Symi. I believed I’d put yesterday’s entry right here and afterwards word what’s completely different in 2021. It’s yesterday’s entry as a result of that’s when I’m penning this. So, from Village View, Might 24th 2013, that is what was occurring on Symi. (The pictures are current.)
A weekend on Symi, what to do?
So, you could have a weekend on Symi, what are you going to do? So far as I’ve heard, the exhibition on the Symi Gallery* is opening tonight, however the poetry studying has been moved to the next weekend, because of the exams going down at college.
That’s the information out of the way in which. Climate report for these heading this manner quickly: Cloudy once more at the moment, clearing up later within the day, set for sunshine throughout subsequent week, much less windy at the moment; at all times heat and smiley on the Symi Dream store*. Which is the place I spent yesterday night after attending a birthday cake social gathering, or quite, a celebration with a birthday cake.
And as for issues to do that weekend? Effectively, the weekend begins on a Friday night time with reside music at Taverna George & Maria (Georgio’s) in Horio.* Fairly often within the village over the weekend there may be additionally reside music at ‘The Secret Courtyard’ in entrance of Anastasia’s flats, that could be occurring on Saturday. Mandeios* additionally has musicians infrequently, however I’ve not heard something particular about these two locations as but. And there may be typically music being performed in Yialos, in Kantirimi and different bars; there’s definitely no scarcity of music on the island.
There may be the gallery exhibition tonight at The Symi Gallery. There’s a boat journey to Turkey on Saturday* (however you’ll need to have organised your ticket already; the purpose is: in the event you’re heading this manner and questioning what there may be to do, then there may be typically a ship journey to Turkey on a Saturday, however locations are restricted). There’s the photograph stroll on Sunday, be at our store at 9.15 a.m. for a stroll to Pedi.*
And there are taxi boats to seashores (have they began working now? I’m fairly positive they’ve)*, and loads of walks that are good to do whereas it’s nonetheless not too sizzling. So, loads of concepts for issues to do on Symi there. As for me, properly, I’ve a rewrite session forward of me so I’m not positive if I will likely be doing something this weekend aside from unpaid writing.* So, no change there then. No matter you do, have an excellent one.
*The Symi Gallery shouldn’t be presently working (although it could nonetheless exist, I’m unsure.)
*We closed the Symi Dream store in 2015, as a result of the taxes and constraints placed on small companies made it unprofitable.
*Stay music is presently banned.
*Mandeios is now Scena
*No such journeys in the mean time, and I’m unsure if there ever are due to the prices/taxes the boats need to pay
*No photograph walks as a result of there isn’t a store. Nonetheless, Pedi remains to be there.
* I’m fairly positive they haven’t! Effectively, they might have began as seashores at the moment are open, however I’ve not seen/heard them going out.
*This deplorable state of affairs stays the identical. Nonetheless, you may assist it by ordering a replica of ‘Village View’ (or any of my books listed on my creator pages, hyperlinks beneath). My books are at all times out there from Amazon, on Kindle and in paperback and from Kindle Limitless. I write beneath two names:
Ps. And far of what’s within the Symi books is extra amusing than this extract.
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