The people







                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Fotis from Linaria - Skyros

Wait for Loading...

The Peopl 

We are looking for the wonderful BLUE people of Skyros blue...

the people of the MEDITERRANEAN...


Stathis Katsarelias, a man with a unique Mediterranean dream...  

https://skyrosislandhorsetrust.com/  


Our true friend Nikos !

First big & real smile on the way to Skyros !

Best Mediterranean "blue" coffee on Achilleas ferry boat.



The magical ceramic ART of Stamatis Ftoulis...


Δεν έχω καμιά αμφιβολία γιατί ο Σταμάτης Φτούλης διάλεξε να ζωγραφίζει τα μαγικά κεραμικά του δίπλα στο ανατολικό μικρό παράθυρο με τη γαλάζια θέα. Είναι ο καθημερινός του διάλογος με το πρωινό φώς μιας ανατολής που μόνο στο Αιγαίο μπορεί κανείς να συναντήσει. Ο Σταμάτης Φτούλης βλέπει & εμπνέεται ανατολικά, αναπνέει το βαθύ γαλάζιο της θάλασσας, αγγίζει τα πουλιά του Αιγαίου, θυμάται και ονειρεύεται μια ζωή χρωματιστή... 

                                                                                                                                Themis Veleris



The magical colors of ceramicist Stamatis Ftoulis...

The charismatic Stamatis Ftoulis comes from Skyros island and has been professionally engaged with traditional pottery since 1968 till today.
He is self-taught and during these decades he focuses at the Skyrian tradition, with his own creations of ceramic dishes, cups, vases, jugs etc, based on old patterns that still exist in the traditional houses of Skyros.
Notably, his work is exposed at the Modern Art Museum "Centre Georges Pompidou" in France. In 1968 he won the 2nd Award at the International Ceramics Exhibition in Frankfurt, where he competed between 25 ceramists from all over the world.
He has many years of cooperation with the Oltmans New York, which have a great number of shops with hand-made ceramics, as well with other exhibitors active in Oregon and the Santa Fe city.
He has worked with the Greek Traditional Center in Athens and also with the art stores "Tanagraia" and "Acron Ilion Crystal".
Many pottery shops from different places of Greece have purchased ceramics. His creations are exhibited in shops from Alexandroupoli to Crete and from Corfu to Cyprus .
Finally, many collective pieces exist at private collections in Athenian houses.

www.ftoulisceramics.eu  

Stamatis Ftoulis passed away on June 2020... His amazing ceramic art will remind us the magic of his wonderful & colorful Life...




The ice cream makers

FALTAINA'S

Love for real & original Mediterranean flavors. 

Try a strawberry-vanilla walk inside the white paths of Skyros Chora.

Take with you back home the extraordinary macaroons! 




Stamatia !

The incredibly delicious homemade food you are looking for in your island vacation.

She runs the famous "Stamatia's tavern" on the magnificent PEFKOS beach.

Try the unbelievably tasty Mediterranean moussaka !




Kyriakos Antonopoulos

The soul of the PORT

SKYROS PORT FUND

Awarded for the Port Excellence and the "First in Greece Tourism Observatory Marine Tourism" in collaboration with the University Of The Aegean.

Tourism award 2016,17,18,19,20,21 ! for Guest Experience & Facilities Excellence.

A real MEDITERRANEAN star!

Skyros Port Fund is responsible for administrating and holding body of the port and its jurisdiction is exhausted within the limits of Linaria port and its assigned coastal area of responsibility.



Polyvios 

For full moon Mediterranean dinner !

Polyvios runs the all time classic & cosmopolitan "STEFANOS" restaurant on Magazia Long Beach...

The Eastern tasty place we love.




George & Ioanna

The soul of the square...

The talented caffe owner and the charming archeologist.

They run the successful all day cafe "Agora" on Skyros central square. Smooth lounge music in the middle of Skyros Chora with the Mediterranean aura...




Amanda Simpson

The British with the Mediterranean blue soul...

Founder of the "Skyros Island Horse Trust"

The Katsarelias-Simpson Project: Saving the Skyrian Horse in its Homeland.
One of the oldest, rarest breeds of horse on the planet.
Find out more about the Skyrian Horse here,
There are believed to be about 200 Skyrian Horses on the planet.
Skyros Island Horse Trust is home to nearly 40 of these animals.

It is a unique idea in the whole Mediterranean...




Niko Sikkes

The romantic Dutchman 

This wonderful photographer and founder of the beautiful FB page "Skyros island friends", is an authentic example of how you could live continuously in Skyros (35 years...) full of "blue" Mediterranean happiness. 

Niko creates a lovely touch of the island through his magnificent photography.

https://web.facebook.com/search/top/?q=skyros%20island%20friends 




INNOCENCE...

The children of Skyros

Innocence under Aegean bright light. A blue moment of pure island childishness. 

A moment of Mediterranean LIFE!




Marianna Fergadi

The Honey producer

...the natural source of energy that generously bees give us, harvested & packed by Fergadi family for over 85 years by applying only Mediterranean natural methods. Skyrian thyme honey, pine honey & heather honey. Keep in a cool, dry place.




Marion Auffray

The French who came to Skyros island in 2011 and ten years later, she is still here!

A true friend of the Mediterranean BLUE

Mouries Farm

https://www.skyrianhorses.org/index.en.htm 




Chrysanthi Zygogianni 

The island's eyes

Chrysanthi runs the lovely & innovative travel agency "feel in Greece". Living between Aegean blue & island white, she creates tailor made bird watching tours, hiking secret tours, extraordinary blue sailing cruises, delicious cooking courses & more...

Explore & Discover Skyros

Discover the magic of the Mediterranean BLUE

https://www.feelingreece.gr/en/intro.htm




Vasilis Trakos

Underwater passion

Vasilis collects the underwater BLUE of Skyros island. 

Discover unexplored Mediterranean blue worlds, make new friends, and enjoy a unique Scuba Diving in the middle of the Aegean sea.

https://www.skyros-diving.com/ 




Constantina Skanavis

SKYROS PROJECT...

Professor of Environmental Education and Communication Department of Environment, University of Aegean

After 25 years in the University of Los Angeles, California, she found the award winning "SKYROS PROJECT" with Kyriakos Antonopoulos - Skyros Port Fund

A brilliant Mediterranean scientist

https://www.env.aegean.gr/erevna/ergasthria/ergasthrio-periv-ekpaidefsis-agogis-epikoinonias/




Eftihis Katsarelias

Always Summer...

Eftihis runs the very sophisticated sailing boat "always summer" & the sea tours boat "ΥΔΡΟΒΑΤΗΣ".  

He is always between the deep Mediterranean BLUE sea and the light BLUE sky. 

Follow the blue via "always summer" 

https://www.feelingreece.gr/en/intro.html  




Phaedon & Giouli 

( and the beautiful "Jem"..! )

The Young Veterinarians !

Born in Athens & in Ioannina, Phaedon and Giouli studied both in the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. A brilliant inspiration, brought them on 2015 to SKYROS island for the great Mediterranean BLUE adventure of Living Slow in the middle of the Aegean... 




Vagios !

The boy of "rent a FUN..."

Vagios runs the friendly "expo center/rent a motorbike - bike" in Skyros Chora. For having great fun, follow Vagios on two, three or four BLUE wheels !

A Mediterranean friend!




Alexandros Polychronos

The jewelry designer and the BLUE...

In the middle of Skyros Chora, Alexandros creates an inspired collection of the Aegean BLUE. Pastel sky blue Aquamarine, Turquoise for good luck & bright Sapphire for honesty, loyalty, purity and trust. The Amethyst, Citrine, Emerald and Tourmaline are also the shades of his wonderful inspirations.

A Mediterranean BLUE inspiration



Vasilis !

Our friend in Linaria...

Vasilis left INDIA for the Mediterranean Blue of Skyros island twenty five years ago, and he is still here!



Christos Serafeim

Mr. Skyrian... cloudy Mediterranean marble!



Costis Aggelis

MR. WINDMILL!

Costis runs the wonderful "Σκύρος Κοσμήματα Αιγαίον" store, in the middle of Skyros Chora. We all have a magical dreamy windmill of his wonderful Mediterranean fashion & souvenir store. 

The windmills of our heart!



Mr. Asimenos

The young fisherman and talented cook...

On a cosy terrace with a spectacular view to ASPOUS bay and the Mediterranean sea, Asimenos cooks for you fresh Aegean fish directly from his fisherman's boat.



Manolis Malamatinis

The Mediterranean horse charmer

Appaloosa Horse Riding Club Skyros

Manolis loves his beautiful horses. It is a great experience to ride his lovely horses

It is magical!

FOLLOW US on Instagram...

https://www.skyros-blue.com/

Follow us on facebook

Share if you like...

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Multicolored Skyros