Ton Foton

Ton Foton

In the Orthodox Church, the Theophania is a great annual festival commemorating the baptism of Jesus in the Jordan River by John the Baptist. It is celebrated on January 6th and is the third and final festivity of the twelve days (The celebrations of Christ’s...
Ochi Day in Mirtos

Ochi Day in Mirtos

Επέτειος του «’Οχι» Today, the rejection by Greek dictator Ioannis Metaxas of the ultimatum made by Italian dictator Benito Mussolini is commemorated throughout Greece, Cyprus and the Greek communities in the diaspora. In  Mirtos, there was a mass in the church...
Learn to Fly

Learn to Fly

Circus Cabuwazi from Berlin comes to Mirtos 32 children and youngsters from Berlin and Mirtos will meet in the village of Mirtos from 17.10.15 – 31.10.15 to create a lively, colourful children circus together. The participation is free of cost. The international youth...
Day of Tourism in Mirtos

Day of Tourism in Mirtos

Village Party On the 3rd of October, for the 4th time the International Day of Tourism was celebrated at the Central Square in Mirtos. We made some pictures of the event, and below are the words our Mayor Alexandros Pandelakis posted on FaceBook. Εκ μέρους της Τοπικής...
Vortex Dini: a great performance

Vortex Dini: a great performance

Vortex Dini For the second time, Jiorgos Christakis came to Mirtos with his professional dance group and moved us all to tears. In a great performance, we saw the ability of the disabled, and the disabilities of the ones who are able. We’d like to thank Jiorgos...
An evening with Manólis Dimitrianakis

An evening with Manólis Dimitrianakis

On the 25th of july, the central square of Mirtos was full of people from young to old. They came to honour the great Rebetika Artist Manolis Dimitrianakis, who was invited to give a performance in the very village where he was born. Manolis is famous all over Greece,...