Travel Blogs from Naxos, Greece

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Relaxing in the Cyclades, Ios, Paros, Naxos, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Relaxing in the Cyclades

A travel blog entry by aussierach

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... Paros reminds me of Australia in the summertime, smelling all hot and dry, with eucalyptus trees everywhere. Luckily, after a few days on Naxos, I will be making a quick visit home to Australia (not that 24 hours on the plane each way is all that ...

Peace and Tranquility Island, Schoinoussa, Greece travel blog

Peace and Tranquility Island

A travel blog entry by jeffsadventures

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... to put wind in the sails and lean the boat over on its side a little.   This was the perfect place to recover from the pirate like behavior from the night before.... if it weren't for Dave introducing drinking games. Next stop:  ...

The Big Island, Naxos, Greece travel blog

The Big Island

A travel blog entry by jeffsadventures

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  Naxos is great!   This is the biggest island in the Cyclades island group and has some ancient ruins that are accessible by car including the cave where the Greek god Zeus was raised and the Temple of Demeter.  And the main ...

Mykinos, Mykinos, Greece travel blog

Mykinos

A travel blog entry by tommy

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... the Greek islands as well. With them was Mike, travelling alone and Brit and Pete. They were headed to Santorini and I was heading to Naxos, but the only boat was going to Mykinos, so Mykinos it was! We got into the port at 11pm where there was a ...

Ferries to the islands, Naxos, Paros and Samos, Greece travel blog

Ferries to the islands

A travel blog entry by uncle_davros

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... down roads, catch planes and get in cars, but those thoughts never seem to cross my mind. Eventually, we arrived at the port of Naxos. After going down to the doors to get out, we were instantly mobbed by touts trying to get us to look at their rooms. We ...

Celebrating and Sunbaking... more Greek Islands, Naxos and Santorini, Greece travel blog

Celebrating and Sunbaking... more Greek Islands

A travel blog entry by mightylongway

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... renaming it). We also saw two giant half completed kouri (naked male) statues from around 400 BC lying in quarries. Naxos is quite pretty although not as green as we expected, the Greek hospitality excellent and the seafood pretty good. Santorini Ýt ...

Greek Island Odysey, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Greek Island Odysey

A travel blog entry by jag

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... our first decent home cooking in 3 months. The water was again so warm so it wasn't too much work hanging out in the water. Naxos town we had a quick look at the monument at the headland the Kastro and had a wander around the town, which is situated on ...

naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

naxos

A travel blog entry by talamarko

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... never be over for Lisa, Heather or me, for every hour was happy hour for us. There is one problem with drinking cocktails in Greece and it's something me and Heather encountered one night to our detriment. The two of us woke in the middle of the night ...

leaving naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

leaving naxos

A travel blog entry by aquinn

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today i leave naxos and head to santorini on a ferry. when i first arrived here, i walked around the main town and went to the beach. the beach is perfect, but when the sun goes behind a cloud, it gets just a little too cold. i got a well appointed sun ...

Happy Birthday to ME!!, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Happy Birthday to ME!!

A travel blog entry by ericavt

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I dont think I've ever spent my birthday in Greece.... Yesterday we spent most of the day lounging on the beautfil white sand beach by our hotel and swimming in the gorgeous ocean!! It was amazing. We left the beach to shower and then walked around the ...

Ferry Spotting Day On Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Ferry Spotting Day On Naxos

A travel blog entry by sarniasiren

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... says was excellent and I have Chicken Ostria, which was very nice. We have a stroll around and head back to our room and have a night cap on our balcony. Manage to see Greece beating the Russkies but miss the end as I am about to drop off! Blue Star Steve ...

I'm in Naxos, St. George Beach, Naxos, Greece travel blog

I'm in Naxos

A travel blog entry by msilver_21

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... next to our hostel. It was really nice. We spept there until 9 am and then went and got new ferry tickets. We arrived at Naxos around 2 and then I found a hostel and we went to the beach. We laid there all day. Exciting I know. But actually it was really ...

More of the greek isles..Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

More of the greek isles..Naxos

A travel blog entry by snystrom

... offered more wine and cheese...this time evener more fresh! Made that day! So gooood. We really enjoyed having tv in these places in greece...ah good ol tv. Sure enough when we went to leave the owner had a gift for us! They were amazing. We were taking ...

Naxos!, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos!

A travel blog entry by laurajane

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... 's time to sunbathe on the beach and try out my new quick tanning carotene sunscreen - I've missed going to the beach! THIS is the Greece I know and love. So who knows if I'll even go to Rhodes for the Open Water Course now... we'll see how things go ...

England win again!, Naxos, Greece travel blog

England win again!

A travel blog entry by sarniasiren

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Up early and decide to go to the main supermarket to stock up. We are only gone about 30 minutes but, the girls have taken the chance to clean our room. Liana and her husband are having breakfast and invite us to sit with them whilst we wait. She fetches ...

Thira, Santerini, Greece travel blog

Thira

A travel blog entry by wanderingkiwis

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Windsurfing in Naxos!, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Windsurfing in Naxos!

A travel blog entry by laurajane

... Today I didn't go to the port. I guess effectively I've quit. So that leaves me with 2 options now. Find another job either on Naxos or another island, or take the ferry to Athens and fly home. In a way I'm kind of anxious and excited to get home now and ...

Cruising the Islands, Santorini, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Cruising the Islands

A travel blog entry by llk

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... the island that were wonderful to watch. We are getting emersed in the culture a little more everyday. Today we have been in Naxos all day and visited a kindergarten school and had a home hosted lunch in the town of Melinas where last nights dancers came ...

naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

naxos

A travel blog entry by aquinn

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I've emerged after a long computer absence. I'll try to tell you what's been going on in a chronological fashion. I left Italy the 19th of september. Before I left, I didn't accomplish much. Mostly I hung around Perugia. I've met some nice people there ...

Naxos/Knackers/Nachos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos/Knackers/Nachos

A travel blog entry by thesaxman

... , none of this black sand bollocks. Our host, Vangelis, picked us up from the port and pointed out the various sites of Naxos and the impressive landscape including the huge Mountain of Zeus, claiming that Zeus himself was once a patron at his hotel. ...

Pimpin Around Naxos with Old Greek Women, Náxos, Greece travel blog

Pimpin Around Naxos with Old Greek Women

A travel blog entry by jdn86

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... go.  It was probably an hour after we finished eating before the check came, but apparently that's just how they do it in Greece. The morning of June 15th, I did my first load of laundry in our apartment's sink before going to the beach.  It ...

Sleeping in a bed and hittin the highways, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Sleeping in a bed and hittin the highways

A travel blog entry by aaronandmirna

After renting a room, we remembered what a bed, pillows and a fan were. Naxos, the biggest island, we felt was best explored by scooter. After being refused rental at all the respectable places, being under 18 and all, we found a sketchy greek at a camp ...

Off to Apollon, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Off to Apollon

A travel blog entry by sarniasiren

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Didn`t do much yesterday, beach and a walk down Plaka. Had dinner at Nicko`s. Decided to get the bus over to Apollon today on the bus.We were the only people to do the whole trip. Windy. Jean collecting pebbles, she says, I say boulders. Had some lunch ...

Naxos... Home of Zeus, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos... Home of Zeus

A travel blog entry by cotafamily4

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... the apartment during the heat of the afternoon and enjoying a daily episode of an imported American classic... Baywatch... funny... Baywatch in Greece... I guess they love that show here... have to admit... after a few days we all would find our way back ...

Naxos again!, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos again!

A travel blog entry by sarniasiren

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... . The rooms here at Liana`s are really big with large patio`s or balconies. Our room is called Apollo. There is a welcoming bottle of Naxos wine awaiting to be devoured We decide to go for a stroll and have an ice cream and drink at Golden Beach, where ...

No Sleep til Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

No Sleep til Naxos

A travel blog entry by shiiuga

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... a bit of chocolate, a slab of (sadly unpleasant) Naxos sheep cheese and an apple and an orange, which were gratefully received. Naxos seems like a very nice place, and I imagine a week spent here would probably be very fulfilling in the summer, due to ...

Naxos- Nuditsts, beaches and philosophy, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos- Nuditsts, beaches and philosophy

A travel blog entry by mimmy21

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... ! Still recovering from the night before, l slept in and met Sarah on the deck and ate breakfast and a frappe overlooking the Naxos port. Sarz and l then took a brief walk along the port shops lined with octopus and squids drying in the hot morning ...

Nothing but the oldies here!!, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Nothing but the oldies here!!

A travel blog entry by strawberryk

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... to the port.  We were all on the same ferry , the 3 girls on an 8 hour ride back to Athens and me just for 2 hours to Naxos.  It was sad to say goodbye, it's nice to have new friends to travel with for a few days. I will see Alana and Mel in ...

Cheap Mythos on Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Cheap Mythos on Naxos

A travel blog entry by sarniasiren

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... to explain to some Swedish girls that I am not the lifeguard for the beach. I had noticed that a lady was making enquiries of Naxos on Trip Advisor and was staying here at Liana`s. We see a lady by herself and introduce ourselves. Nothing much done other ...

Little white lie..., Chora, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Little white lie...

A travel blog entry by laurajane

Well today's the day I leave Naxos! Kind of excited about going home, been in Greece for over 3 months now and I've met people on my travels who've been travelling Europe/the world in 3 months! But still I'm wondering if I'm doing the right thing - I'm ...

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