State the obvious: urbanization kills gardens

This is my hometown, a thriving seaside resort destination. How beautiful the vegetable gardens used to be! The landscape was much sparser and only a limited number of houses stood there. At least, the two main roads and the red-tiled rooftops remain the same.

[source: FB @george.papamitros – θυρεατις γη (βορεια κυνουρια – αρκαδιας)]

 

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BEFORE (circa 1970)
Paralio Astros from the castle
NOW

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