If you are interested to enjoy the beauty of fall season and experience the traditions of Cyprus come and join us at our trip which will be held
on Sunday the 22nd . Departure time/venue: 10.40am from St. Panteleimonas Church. (immediately after the English liturgy)
Program: We will first visit the monastery/convent of St, Heraklidios. After venerating the relics of the saint and visiting the crypt where the saint was burried
we will head on to the village of Pharmakas. We will have lunch at the house of fr. Ioannis' parents - (you will be given the chance to meet his parents too).
After lunch we will go to the village of Kambi (5 minutes drive) to participate in the activities of the GRAPE FESTIVAL.
Bare feet grape pressing, shoushoukos making, palouzes making (grape cream), zivania making process, dances by a cypriot traditional group and many other surprises.
No entrance fees and you will be given the chance to try fresh wine, zivania and many other Cypriot delights made by the villagers!
Please bring finger food to share!
If you want to join us, please send a message to 99463030 (fr. Ioannis) specifying if you will need a ride or whether you will bring your own car. Please notify also
what food you will bring. We look forward to seeing you!!