Serres - 25 March 2010

25th of March is the Independence Day in Greece, an anniversary of the declaration of the start of Greek War of Independence from the Ottoman Empire, in 1821. There is a big parade in every town. In Serres it begins in fron of statue of Emmanuel Pappas, the leader of the revolution in Macedonia. All the city is participating in the parade, groups from northern Greece in traditional costumes, schools in uniforms, Greek army, city bands.

Related galleries:

Serres - First city exploration
Serres - Surroundings and city churches
Serres - The Valley of Agion Anargiron
Serres - Around the city
Serres - Christmas atmosphere
Serres - Covered in white
Serres - Independence day 2009
Serres - Pascha (Easter celebration)
Serres - Guinness world record
Serres - Flower market
Serres - Lake in the Valley
Serres - Lazy Sunday afternoon
Serres - Traditional market
Serres - Spherical (virtual) panoramas
Serres - Early spring in Agion Anargiron

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