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Patrick Leigh Fermor

from Slate Magazine

The World’s Greatest Travel Writer and His First Journey

Patrick Leigh Fermor in Greece, at the end of his journey, in 1935.

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from The Happy Foodie

Patrick Leigh Fermor's Moussaka

Patrick Leigh Fermor's Moussaka a delicious take on a classic Greek recipe from Rick Stein's cookbook From Venice to Istanbul. Perfect for an informal dinner party or an extra-special family meal.

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Patrick Leigh Fermor private residence, Kardamuli, Mani.

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A Time of Gifts, Patrick Leigh Fermor. "At 18, in 1934, he set off from the heart of London on an epic journey—to walk to Constantinople.A rich account of his adventures as far as Hungary.Acclaimed for its sweep and intelligence, the book explores a remarkable moment in time. Hitler has just come to power but war is still ahead, as he walks through a Europe soon to be forever changed. At once a memoir of coming-of-age, an account of a journey, and a dazzling exposition of the English…

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from a curious half hour

Sir Patrick Leigh Fermor

Patrick Leigh Fermor's bookshelves

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Researching about writers and Constantinople I discovered Patrick Leigh Fermor

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from Patrick Leigh Fermor

Greece 2009 (102)

Patrick Leigh Fermor's home. Kardamyli, Greece

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from TIME.com

A Fond Farewell for Patrick Leigh Fermor

What people said about Patrick Leigh Fermor, the British author, scholar and soldier: "a cross between Indiana Jones, James Bond and Graham Greene." Like me, he was known as, "a dangerous mixture of sophistication and recklessness."

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Πάτρικ Λη Φέρμορ:”Αφιέρωμα στον άνθρωπο που λάτρεψε τη Μάνη”

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PATRICK LEIGH FERMOR'S HOUSE in MANI GREECE

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