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by Kookla
Mon Aug 03, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: ELTA Parcel deliveries - Apokoronas
Replies: 7
Views: 486

Re: ELTA Parcel deliveries - Apokoronas

Thanks for the update, poor man is going to be swamped at Christmas! I wonder if this will be a permanent measure.

I had just read this the other day about new postcodes to be introduced.

https://www.apokoronaslife.gr/?p=75349
by Kookla
Mon Aug 03, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Traffic lights Megala Horafia
Replies: 10
Views: 666

Re: Traffic lights Megala Horafia

Wow, Warwick, that’s fascinating! Yep Bob it is great to learn all this stuff and your expression sums it up perfectly! Yorkshire?
by Kookla
Sun Aug 02, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Traffic lights Megala Horafia
Replies: 10
Views: 666

Re: Traffic lights Megala Horafia

I know Warwick, I know...I was trying really hard to be objective! As a Greek friend of mine often likes to quote ‘ logic is a good Greek word, but many Greeks are missing the logic chip’ Glad to hear you passed through without difficulty Bob. Jean - surely algorithm is another Greek root word? Ok ,...
by Kookla
Sun Aug 02, 2020 6:47 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Traffic lights Megala Horafia
Replies: 10
Views: 666

Re: Traffic lights Megala Horafia

I have now read in Kriti24 that they are/have removed the roadworks and will resume after September (so I have heard from a local friend). Due to horrendous hold-ups with queues... “In order to inform all citizens, but mainly of drivers and passengers who suffered for many hours due to the works car...
by Kookla
Sat Aug 01, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: Shops, Doctors, Professionals, Suppliers & Services
Topic: Weather websites
Replies: 35
Views: 2203

Re: Weather websites

@ yin&yang
I thought you were thinking of “when I go out in me lame’ (gold) suit”

sorry :D hehe.
by Kookla
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Covid -links to sites with statistics
Replies: 7
Views: 498

Re: Covid -links to sites with statistics

Thanks Warwick & Ros. I too hadn’t seen the government link. and have saved it.
by Kookla
Sat Aug 01, 2020 7:20 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Traffic lights Megala Horafia
Replies: 10
Views: 666

Traffic lights Megala Horafia

https://www.apokoronaslife.gr/?p=75516

Scroll down to bottom of link to translate to English.

Traffic lights back on road where landslide was near junction of Megala Horafia on the highway.
by Kookla
Fri Jul 31, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Covid -links to sites with statistics
Replies: 7
Views: 498

Re: Covid -links to sites with statistics

Thanks Warwick and Yin &Yang. I think Crete tip was the one I couldn’t remember. Have already been looking at worldometer, but it seems to have faltered of late.
Sometimes I have found Greek newspapers to offer links, but not often. My quest continues...
by Kookla
Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Covid -links to sites with statistics
Replies: 7
Views: 498

Covid -links to sites with statistics

A friend has emailed, wondering where I get up to date info. I remember that Warwick, Ros, Maud, Guy and others have posted links on here throughout the pandemic. I am having difficulty trawling through all of our posts to find them. If you have solid info pertaining to Crete, could I ask that you p...
by Kookla
Thu Jul 23, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Chatter
Topic: Posting Within Crete
Replies: 5
Views: 384

Re: Posting Within Crete

Hi,
I’ve just had a look at elta.gr
Normal letters
Priority a - next working day after posting.
Priority b - third working day after posting.
Hopefully the recipient will let you know... :D
by Kookla
Thu Jul 16, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Direct flights from the UK to Greece from 15th July confirmed.
Replies: 88
Views: 7319

Re: Direct flights from the UK to Greece from 15th July confirmed.

To follow on Warwick ...happened in San Antonio TX too. One who went on to catch the virus, his last words “I think I’ve made a mistake, I thought this was a hoax, it’s not”
by Kookla
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Barking / unattended dogs nuisance
Replies: 9
Views: 1095

Re: Barking / unattended dogs nuisance

Hi IDm, I don’t have the leaflet to which alansmithnl was referring. It looked to me, from his area that he is in the Apokoronas, although, there are a few Armenoi villages... If he and you are in the Apokoronas district, I suggested to him that he contact his village rep.You can find them listed on...
by Kookla
Thu Jun 25, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: Barking / unattended dogs nuisance
Replies: 9
Views: 1095

Re: Barking / unattended dogs nuisance

Hi I have sent you a pm
by Kookla
Sun Jun 14, 2020 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: British hopes of summer holidays abroad quashed!
Replies: 267
Views: 24700

Re: British hopes of summer holidays abroad quashed!

Yes Kamisiana I have been quoting D-K effect and their paper ( I think from the mid eighties) oh, for almost four years now...There is a prime specimen who constantly spouts and fits into the category, in the states.
by Kookla
Sat May 30, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: General Discussion & News
Topic: British hopes of summer holidays abroad quashed!
Replies: 267
Views: 24700

Re: British hopes of summer holidays abroad quashed!

Maud, when you return to your Cretan home, I am sure that you will be met with the same warmth that usually greets you. I think at the beginning of our Greek lockdown, there was some upset with ‘foreigners’. (Perhaps is the what the email refers to?) These were people who arrived on the cusp of the ...

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