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Disappearing boats
« on: Wednesday, 04 November, 2015 @ 15:54:06 »
The Vivid, Disappearing Fishing Boats of Greece

The image of a fisherman casting his net from a small, wooden boat bobbing in the cerulean water of the Mediterranean Sea is as much a part of the Greek’s heritage as its ancient architecture, rich literature, and exquisite cuisine. The boats, known as kaikis and painted in vibrant primary colors, bring to mind a simple way of life, but it’s one that is vanishing because of industrial fishing and dwindling fisheries.