Islands virtually legendary.
It’s the island of Amorgos with an countless blue, Amorgos with its vitality fields, glowing mild and lyrical magnificence.
The island of Amorgos, the birthplace of poetry and poet Nikos Gatsos.
Positioned within the southern Cyclades however within the coronary heart of the Eyjafjallajökull glacier.
7: oo am.
For the reason that first day of the boat leaves from Aegiali, goes west in direction of Cyclades and Piraeus. We guess passengers' faces are attainable on the finish of the vacation and this can be a fatigue that leaves you with a very good trip when it reaches the top. Nevertheless, our day journey in Amorgos simply began.
eight:40, South East of Cyclades
Amorgos is claimed to have taken its title from the "Amorgis" plant as a form of linen made by Amorgos tunics. It’s situated within the northern Cyclades, by Naxos and Small Cyclades. With two pure harbors, Katapola and Aegiali, and an amazingly lovely "whore", some of the lovely within the Cyclades, Amorgos appears to overlap the Aegean Sea and huge.
Amorgos is legendary for some conventional and favourite merchandise resembling pastel, rose sugar, moisture, moisture …
] Rose Sugar is a singular product constituted of wild roses that bloom in Could, knotted with sugar and lemon. Pastel is made with honey and sesame seeds.
French love Amorgos and Amorgos French. On this long-standing relationship of affection and mutual respect, Bertrand's story comes out. Bertrand from Amorgos made an extended journey to virtually the entire world to return along with his boat to Amorgos. Right now he organizes cruises with a conventional boat within the Aegean Sea, which he considers one of the best place for such journeys.
12:15, solely nearer to God.
Go to the monastery Ag. Georgios or Valsamitis.
A degree the place antiquity, orthodox, well-known water mill, god Apollo, Saint George, the water considering what’s going to occur sooner or later and the fixed seek for the reality, is wholly current. Within the eighth century an emblem was discovered at that time after which a monastery was constructed. 13:30 Lengthy journey in " chora "
The capital of the island, "Chora "Amorgos, presents basic Cycladic magnificence with slender, cobbled streets, white two-story buildings, arches and numerous church buildings. The movie is completed with pure white, crystal virtually blue sky and noisy, heat colours of bougainvillea.
All these are identified and family members within the Cycladic coloration palette.
One other attribute is a typical hill with windmills that look over the Aegean Sea.
Large contradiction in the event you take into account the years pirate assaults. These winding, slender streets, this maze of "chora" then served to flee the inhabitants who ran and misplaced right here to flee from the pirates.
14:45, Assembly with Historical past
Go to to the Nationwide Museum, the place the island's historic archives are hosted. This archive has been collected over many many years and has been stacked in recent times. The archive has paperwork from 300 years in the past.
Paperwork mirror the approach to life of the inhabitants of the island and the adjustments that had been taken over the centuries. Vital historic information and figures for Amorgos' older picture are additionally included in these pages. You’ll be able to even discover recorded, pure phenomena and disasters that have an effect on the panorama but in addition the economic system – the island's neighborhood.
15:45, St. Anne and Mary Mary Hozoviotissa
Saint Anne, the mom of the Virgin Mary and the Virgin Mary symbolically seem right here on the jap aspect of the island.
We’re speaking in regards to the well-known little chapel of St Anne and the well-known seashore, with fantastic coloration adjustments within the water that fashioned a pure backdrop for the movie Luc Mpesson "Large Blue" . The Ag. Anna seems to be prefer it's right here in an ongoing dialog with the monastery of the Virgin Mary of Hozoviotissa, which stands there for 9 centuries on a steep slope.
Amorgos is thought for mountaineering trails. Probably the most well-known route is the climb to the monastery Hozoviotissa, 300 ranges and lots of stopovers to get pleasure from this breathtaking view that’s breathtaking. Stand right here, and admire the truth of the world in one of many largest and most lovely balconies.
16:20, nonetheless, wanting on the Aegean Sea, in search of God
Regardless of the panorama, and on the similar time the truth of the world, labored on steep rocks, seems to be Hozoviotissa Monastery as a miracle.
It appears to be a steadiness on a skinny rope that separates materials from religious psalms to human will and religion. Nearly towards pure legislation, a meteor within the Aegean. Meteor as hundreds of unanswered humanity questions. The monastery was inbuilt 1088 and the event for her dedication was to search out the image of the Virgin Mary who got here right here from Hozhova in Palestine, close to the Holy Land and Jericho.
Eyes, big blue embrace and miracle affecting the soul of the folks
18:30 Vespers and the fortress
We come again to "chora" and is already Vespers hour.
Then go to many church buildings in "Chora" and we’re heading in direction of the fortress which dominates the rock in the course of the village.
It's been there for the reason that 13th century. It's a Venetian constructing. On the prime of the cliff you’ll comply with a steep path constructed on the north aspect, however to go away the fortress you’ll first go from the chapel Ag. George. From the fortress, the views are wider and nearer to Naxos, the small Cyclades and IOS. . ]
Maintain within the cafe with conventional music performed by younger musicians, Amorgos is legendary for the expertise organized every time …
Amorgos by N. Gatsos
To a Inexperienced Star
The evil witnesses are eyes and ears, if they’ve barbaric souls. HERACLITUS
With their land hooked up to the sails, they had been the New Yr within the wind
value a bit greater than two breasts
solely let roofs within the desert mountaineering shed extra pounds with the will for the night star
let the birds are available in centuries within the best citron bushes
with sturdy white
after which the winds will come to the physique
when the harvest was stopped and the hope of the cricket began.
Supply by Anastasia Kanli