Palekhori Off The Beaten Path

  • View from the house where Afxentiou stayed
    View from the house where Afxentiou...
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  • Mr. Andrea and Maritsa Karaoli, and me at the back
    Mr. Andrea and Maritsa Karaoli, and me...
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  • The statue of the Cypriot mother
    The statue of the Cypriot mother
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    Panoramic view of Palaichori

    by greekcypriot Updated Apr 12, 2011

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    Panoramic view of Palaichori
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    Get some panoramic views of the village from up the hill where the statue of the Cypriot Mother is.

    Gaze over the moutain peaks of the Papoutsa, the mountain hideout of Afxentiou and his 17 men. Overlook the narrow streets of Palaichori, where Afxentiou walked together with over 130 members of EOKA, PEKA and ANE ( the EOKA youth organization) of Palaichori.

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    Meet the couple who gave shelter to Afxentiou

    by greekcypriot Written Apr 12, 2011

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    Mr. Andrea and Maritsa Karaoli, and me at the back
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    I have the pleasure of meeting Mr. Andrea and Maritsa Karaoli, the people who offered refuge to Afxentiou. They have given their house to the Council of Historic Memory of the Struggle 1955-59 (EOKA).

    I have two photos. The one is their wedding photo and the other is how they look today.

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    The Statue of the Cypriot Mother

    by greekcypriot Updated Apr 12, 2011

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    The statue dedicated to the Cypriot Mother
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    The statue of the Cypriot Mother is situated on high ground overlooking towards the whole village.

    There are stairs leading upwards, but be careful because they can be very slippery on a rainy day.

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