architecture Tag

Juniperus phoenicea or "φίδα" as it is called in Tenos by the locals, at least those who still remember it growing on the slopes of the island, is...

Green roof tops and cozy wood stove within! The scenery in March at the rental house in Loutra...

Vernacular ingenuity!! All and all the parts of the woodenlock are five: the main body, two moving parts within the lock, the part that locks (the latch) and the key...

Hyperthyron (υπέρθυρον) is a traditional vernacular characteristic of the Tinian stone house with three basic purposes: 1. Due to it's openings it sheds light and allows air into the interior of the house. Worth mentioning fact is that in the past the Tinians were into sericulture...

Photographer Peter Koumplis reveals the unseen power of Tinos island through his collection of photographs "Anama". ανάμα [ana:ma] greek ~ nn ~ spring water ~ streams of tears / wisdom ~ communion wine The landscape of Tinos retains its simplicity, its timeless memory of an early consciousness....

Côté sud magazine (June-July summer edition) visited Tinos island and was "surprised" by it's multi talents in it's 25th anniversary issue! And of course, Loutra rental house was there! Following are the relative pages from this issue, enjoy this photographic journey in Tinos...