Here are some photos.
On the way to Patras we decided to go by the Egnatia Highway.It has lots of bridges and tunnels. It was the first time we used it and really loved all those tunnels that have made the distance much shorter.
(Photo taken from the hotel site)
The view from our hotel!
Agora Argyri which was an old renovated building next to our hotel where the Festival was taking place. We first visited the exhibition of shadow puppets and posters.
Tassos Georgiou. We have known Tassos for years and he has won the competition many a time.
Kalamaki. Where again we spotted shadow puppets decorating the restaurant!
Ilias Karellas who is a fantastic shadow puppeteer and incorporates theatre in his shadow play. We had attended his perormance at the Music Hall in Athens on our trip to the Peloponnese this January. You can read about it here.
Aitoliko , a most amazing little town built on a tiny island that is bridged to land by a causeway.