Making friends with ‘Berney’
The festival of the ‘throwing of the cross’ in Elea
The Priest throws the cross, whoever gets it wins! simple?
Like stepping back in time.
We took regular visits to the old shepherd up the hill who still lived in the ‘old way’.
Walking home after another day at ‘work’.
025 ‘Lucy.’ – Elea, Greece
Pete sheds the gear and explores local mountain biking
Just your average work day with Malvin.
Leslie, Manuel and Lorena
The olive operation..
more olives, less twigs – simple
Alice made lots of new friends!
After work in the sun with Barbera and Roberto
The walk back to our barn.
The beach at Gythion
026 ‘Wrecked’ – Greece
During January we stopped in Elea in the Southern Peloponnese to work at the HelpX farm of Roberto and Barbera. The idea was to see out the worst of the winter Olive picking in exchange for a place to live. We learnt loads, made friends and had a great time.