Lesvos island stars in Dutch singer's music video

ShareDanielle van Doorn filmed the video to her inspirational song Fly at Molyvos, Petra and other places on Lesvos island   Scenic backup: Lesvos island plays a co-starring role in Fly, a pop music video released this month (April 2020) by talented young Dutch singer/songwriter Danielle van Doorn. The beautiful town of Molyvos, the historic […]
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A look back at our fabulous Greek Easter feast on Lesvos last year

Staff at Delfinia Hotel in Molyvos roast lamb on the spit — the main course for the hotel’s special Greek Easter holiday meal in 2019   Memorable meal: Today — Sunday, April 19, 2020 — is Easter in Greece, the country’s biggest and most important holiday event of the year. Last year, we got to […]
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Moments in Molyvos Part 3: Visiting the 650-year-old Castle of Mithimna

The Castle of Mithimna dominates views of Molyvos town from all directions.    Editor’s Note: This is the third instalment of my Moments in Molyvos series of photo reports from our 8-day visit to Molyvos (also known as Mithimna) in spring 2019. Part 1 featured photos of sights along the main commercial road and harbourside, […]
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Moments in Molyvos Part 2: Exploring the old market and hillsides below the castle

Even though it meant climbing up and down hundreds of stone steps, we couldn’t resist exploring the residential districts that line the steep slopes beneath Molyvos Castle.    My first Moments in Molyvos post included of photos we shot, during our spring 2019 vacation, of sights along on the town’s main road and harbour.  In […]
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Moments in Molyvos: Sights & scenes from the marvellous castle town on Lesvos island

Views of Molyvos from a highway lookout point two kilometers south (top), from the local beach (center) and from the harbour jetty (bottom). Also known as Mithimna, the town is situated near the northern tip of Lesvos, and is one of the island’s premier attractions and visitor destinations.    Cobblestone streets and lanes. Elegant stone […]
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