Tag Archives: cyclades

  1. Architecture of Syros

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    Saturday 07 May, 2016 by Uncle Spike

    The Greek island of Syros is the northernmost isle of the Cyclades, and covers 83 sq km (32 sq miles) with …
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  2. Wordless Wednesday ~ Anastaseos Church

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    Wednesday 27 January, 2016 by Uncle Spike

  3. Weekly Photo Challenge: Weight(less) (IV)

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    Monday 11 January, 2016 by Uncle Spike

    My final Weekly Photo Challenge entry is a dock crane on the Greek Cyclades island of Syros, captured at dusk. …
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  4. Weekly Photo Challenge: Gathering (II)

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    Sunday 20 December, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    My second Weekly Photo Challenge entry was taken on the Greek island of Amorgos, easternmost island of the Cyclades, as folk gathered …
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  5. Fishing vessel: Syros, Greek Cyclades

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    Saturday 24 October, 2015 by Uncle Spike

  6. Serene Sunday

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    Sunday 13 September, 2015 by Uncle Spike

  7. Flower Friday ~ House Plant?

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    Friday 12 June, 2015 by Uncle Spike

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  8. Flower Friday ~ Streets of Syros

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    Friday 05 June, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    . So it’s Friday again, and time to dig out another flowery treat. The Greek island of Syros was a …
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  9. Weekly Photo Challenge: Broken (IV)

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    Monday 25 May, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s fourth and probably final entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is what appears to be a rather broken …
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  10. Images of Naxos hinterland (2 of 2)

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    Sunday 24 May, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    In the first of this two-parter about the Greek Cyclades island of Naxos, you’ll have seen a few general pics of …
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  11. Images of Naxos hinterland (1 of 2)

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    Sunday 17 May, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    Naxos was a fleeting visit for us; sandwiched between time spent on a couple of other Greek islands, Astypalea and …
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  12. Flower Friday ~ The Entrance

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    Friday 15 May, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    A simple, yet effective combination of flowers against paintwork. Nothing fancy; just peaceful and welcoming. Naxos, Cyclades, Greece, early September …
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  13. Weekly Photo Challenge: Motion (III)

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    Sunday 26 April, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s third entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is the flag of our neighbours, Greece, flapping away in the wind …
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  14. Weekly Photo Challenge: Motion (II)

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    Saturday 25 April, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s second entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge captures the motion of our kiddo running from the surf …
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  15. Weekly Photo Challenge: Early Bird (III)

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    Sunday 19 April, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s third entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge was taken at full zoom, so apologies for the quality, …
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  16. Greek Goats

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    Sunday 12 April, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    We are so used to seeing goats all over the place. Our neighbouring farms keep them, we hear them every …
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  17. Summer Quackers

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    Sunday 05 April, 2015 by Uncle Spike

  18. Flower Friday ~ Doorway Colour

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    Friday 27 March, 2015 by Uncle Spike

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  19. The ‘other’ bikes of Syros

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    Thursday 26 March, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    Having mentioned the top-end bikes we came across on the Cyclades island of Syros, one mustn’t think that all the …
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  20. Top end bikes of Syros

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    Wednesday 25 March, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    Like most islands in Greece, the Cyclades island of Syros is no different in terms of having an abundance of …
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  21. Snack Lunch, Cyclades Style

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    Tuesday 10 March, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    I could so eat this right now – my absolute favourite snack. How about you? .

  22. Flower Friday ~ Steps in bloom

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    Friday 06 March, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    . Another colourful sight from the beautiful Greek island of Naxos. .

  23. Tower of Ayia

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    Saturday 28 February, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    Naxos is one of the Cyclades, a Greek island chain close enough to home for us to get to, albeit …
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  24. Flower Friday ~ Greek backstreets

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    Friday 27 February, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    . Taken in the village of Halki (Chalki) on the Greek Cycladic island of Naxos, this is a familiar scene to be found …
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  25. Flower Friday – Syros Streets

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    Friday 06 February, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    Here’s another look at some of the street flowers of the Greek islands. This time we are in the Cyclades, …
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  26. Wordless Wednesday ~ Quiet neighbourhood

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    Wednesday 14 January, 2015 by Uncle Spike

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  27. Weekly Photo Challenge: Twinkle (I)

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    Friday 12 December, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s first entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge was taken on the Greek island of Syros this past …
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  28. Flower Friday – From Naxos

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    Friday 05 December, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Still meandering our way through the Greek islands, and loving all the colourful Bougainvillea everywhere… when I suddenly spotted something of a different colour 🙂 …
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  29. Flower Friday – Naxos Backstreets

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    Friday 28 November, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    On another Greek island, Naxos, we again found narrow backstreet’s to explore, camera in hand of course.…  . . . . .

  30. Flower Friday – More Syros Colour

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    Friday 21 November, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    More street shots from the Greek island of Syros, the capital of the Cyclades. On every street, at every corner you …
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  31. Weekly Photo Challenge: Achievement (I)

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    Friday 14 November, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s first entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is from 1987, and the time that a good friend of mine …
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  32. Flower Friday – Syros In Bloom

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    Friday 14 November, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Another visit to the Greek islands; this time it’s Syros, the capital of the Cyclades. The abundance of colour catches …
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  33. Macro Monday: Red on White

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    Monday 20 October, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    My posting for Macro Monday. The contrast between the brilliant white of the buildings found on the Cyclades island chain in …
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  34. Weekly Photo Challenge: Signs (I)

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    Friday 03 October, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s first entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is from the wall outside a kindergarten on the Greek island of …
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  35. Tyger Tyger, Burning Bright…

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    Tuesday 22 July, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Time for another “Tunes I Love” Groningen, The Netherlands… that’s where my love of Tangerine Dream started, back in the …
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  36. Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning (IV)

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    Monday 06 January, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Clan Spike’s fourth entry for this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is from the beginning of our Greek adventure this past …
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  37. My 1987 Greek Island Adventure

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    Saturday 31 August, 2013 by Uncle Spike

    Twenty-five or so years ago I was ‘on the road’. Now that narrative could be applied to several lifestyle alternatives; …
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