Sunday , August 9 2020

Preparations for Christmas decorations in town.

If you were out and about in town today you would have noticed the city council putting up our Christmas lights.

Every year the roads around town are decorated with Christmas lights. It seems today was the start of preparations.

Celebrations no doubt will start over the next couple of weeks. Not only in town but also around the villages. “Yiortes” as we say in Greek officially start on Saint Nicholas day which falls each year on the 6th of December.

So, in Zakynthos the Christmas spirit will be soon in our town and hopefully it will spread across the whole Island.










The Volunteer Group of Zakynthos has also started a campaign aimed at bussiness owners and residents. At least for those who are in town to decorate the streets with lights. Hopefully, this will also help in an effort to make at least the shopping area in Zakynthos town more Chrismassy.

About Louise Inzk

Louise is Australian born and has been a Greek citizen since 1991. She has deep cultural ties with the island, often writing about Zakynthian Traditions and Culture. She is also an active member of the Volunteer Group of Zakynthos, Giostra Di Zante and is a member of the women's choir "Rodambelos". Her love of the island and all it offers saw her joining the Zakynthos (Zante) Informer admin team in 2014.

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