Travel Blogs from Naxos, Greece

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Greek Islands, Ios, Crete, Naxos, Santorini, Greece travel blog

Greek Islands

A travel blog entry by rowans

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Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos

A travel blog entry by afrowden

... for us...We have eaten great.....also lots of cats and kittens who try to steal your food... Also visited Citron Distillery which Naxos is famous for. Very simple get around for long time...We are bringing some back...  Toured the Island in our ...

Quad bike day, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Quad bike day

A travel blog entry by blood13

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Finally a decent comfortable bed and we get to have a sleep in. Everyone awakes feeling refreshed. The breakfast buffet is delicious and while the rooms are simple, the whole hotel is well spaced and comfy. After breakfast we readied our quad bikes for a ...

More beautiful Greek Islands, Naxos, Greece travel blog

More beautiful Greek Islands

A travel blog entry by beverlybrown

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... forever and no one knows why.  They didn't even make up a story.  There are lots of stories and myths here in Greece. We visited an authentic Olive Oil press, not in use today.  We then stopped and watched a potter at his craft.  Then ...

Athens and Greek Island Hopping, Ios, Greece travel blog

Athens and Greek Island Hopping

A travel blog entry by chrisandstace

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After a week in Italy we arrived in Athens pretty excited about our Greek Island Tour. We had booked an extra night in Athens to allow us to explore this ancient city and were pleasantly surprised by how much we enjoyed it. We went on a great free ...

The only cloudy village on the island, Koronidas, Greece travel blog

The only cloudy village on the island

A travel blog entry by wheretogowhenin

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Koronidas is right next to the mountain Koronos which is situated in the northern part of Naxos, Greece. The town is untypical for this region, because usually in summer there are hardly any clouds in Naxos, but today were plenty of clouds rolling over ...

Deep Seeded Emotions, Agiassos, Greece travel blog

Deep Seeded Emotions

A travel blog entry by kim.orlesky

I wasn't feeling in a great place last night, so after having a lovely dinner at a Mexican restaurant that was recommended to me by some locals, I decided to call it a night. I grabbed a couple of beers and went back to my hotel room, refreshing ...

Day Twenty-Six, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Day Twenty-Six

A travel blog entry by stigandwally

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... then usually rolls over and does so until about 9.00am. These brainwaves vary greatly, from ways to solve political unrest (stop Greece and Macedonia arguing over the use of said name, by calling it ‘New’ Macedonia), to ingenious inventions, ...

Greek and proud! Naxos...., Naxos, Greece travel blog

Greek and proud! Naxos....

A travel blog entry by kurick59

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... we mentioned the Greek women yet?? They are marvelous! Strong and willful with playful husbands... gotta love them. Arrived in Naxos - pickup on schedule, Very proud island that takes pride on not existing on tourism - they are the agricultural heart of ...

Day Twenty, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Day Twenty

A travel blog entry by stigandwally

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The wind was just getting up as we woke this morning and we couldn't wait to get over to Naxos. We completed the pack-down super efficiently ( we were getting practised at this) and even had time for a swim before setting off for Pireaus port.  We ...

Day Twenty-Seven, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Day Twenty-Seven

A travel blog entry by stigandwally

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... by our (and Greek) standards. We took Munkey into Naxos in order to sort out ferries. We had had no problem with the Greece-Italy crossing, but getting off this island was a different matter. Indeed, we were beginning to wonder if it might be a better ...

I cant think of a title, Naxos, Greece travel blog

I cant think of a title

A travel blog entry by rileyanderson

Today we arrived in Naxos Greece, where we drive to St.Vlassis where we stayed for 3 days. In those three days we did multiple things like watching traditional greek bazouki music, eating at he port and going to the beach. Then we left to ...

Floating in the Aegean, Naxos, Greece, Greece travel blog

Floating in the Aegean

A travel blog entry by rin007

... none other than the Acropolis and Parthenon. Decided to head out for the islands on Saturday and here we are in Naxos....a fairly sizeable island, 5 hours out from Athens by ferry...with the sort of scenery postcards are made of, white-washed houses with ...

Amorgos, Theologos Church and Monastery, Tholária, Greece travel blog

Amorgos, Theologos Church and Monastery

A travel blog entry by nsadventures

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The first three hours of yesterday's ferry ride was great, but the last hour was rougher and everyone was ready to be off Small Cyclades Ferry Lines. Amorgos is beautiful with many cliffs plunging down to the sea. It is a rocky stony place with ...

Ferry to Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Ferry to Naxos

A travel blog entry by nomadicguard

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Argostoli, Agiassos, Greece travel blog

Argostoli

A travel blog entry by grahama01

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Sailed into Argostoli at midday and went ashore. Argostoli is in Kefalonia, one of the largest of the Ionian Islands. As we went ashore, the cruise director announced that there would be zero chance of rain. Argostoli is a lovely, clean town. We stopped ...

Day of rest, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Day of rest

A travel blog entry by peter_cheryl19

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Cheryl a little better today. Saved photos to file so could delete off card ready for future adventures. Checked out the dramatic change of weather ahead of us tomorrow. Hopefully we are just transiting Warsaw (2°) ans onto Budapest (8°) - looks like ...

Santorini to Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Santorini to Naxos

A travel blog entry by katyandjames

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... €8 each. My favourite was the stuffed vine leaves, and as always I can't get enough tzatziki. After the two hour ferry ride to Naxos, we had just enough time to drop our bags at the hotel then head for a drink while we waited for Iona and Hayden to ...

Beach day at Agios Georgios, Mikri Vigla, Greece travel blog

Beach day at Agios Georgios

A travel blog entry by rileytabby

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After a day at this beautiful beach we took a walk up the hill through the old town to a Venetian castle, the Tower of Sanoudos, built in 1207. It had a cistern that held enough water for the castle's needs for a year. We also went inside a Catholic ...

Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos

A travel blog entry by smyggy

Got the boat from Piraeus through the night to arrive at about 5am. with the cheap tickets you are not allowed indoors and it was bloody freezing on deck at the end of August. People meet the boats with accommodation but it seemed to be for people ...

Easter in Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Easter in Naxos

A travel blog entry by bibi64

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... the port of Naxos on the islet of Palatia which was once a hill. Apparently the strip of land connected the north of the port of Naxos to Palatia in ancient times, this strip of land is now a causeway. Myth has it that the islet of Palatia was exactly ...

Day Thirty-Four and Thirty-Five, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Day Thirty-Four and Thirty-Five

A travel blog entry by stigandwally

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... , it was all good practice. The next morning we were excited to get a phone call announcing that the Kindle had arrived in Greece, miraculously and so we hopped onto Munkey in order to pick it up from the courier office. Danny has now taken to driving ...

Day Thirty-Six, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Day Thirty-Six

A travel blog entry by stigandwally

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... she definitely needed to get one or two more of these before we leave. Vicky was amused at Danny for coming all the way to Greece and ordering roast chicken and potatoes, but he was clearly in need of some home comfort, so she didn't tease him too much. ...

All in the surf!, Naxos, Greece travel blog

All in the surf!

A travel blog entry by sorialsights

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Rami was the early riser today with a morning beach walk while the rest of us slept in! We awoke to cloudy skies and even some light rain which is very unusual for the Greek islands in summer. It provided a good excuse for some shopping instead of ...

Stuck in the sand!!!, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Stuck in the sand!!!

A travel blog entry by julianandhazel

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Today we drove further down the coast trying to decide which beach to spend the day on. Being in the Jeep (Suzuki) we maybe got a little enthusiastic on where we could go! Driving along a sandy beach road with not a care in the world we gradually came to ...

Full day on Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Full day on Naxos

A travel blog entry by paneend

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... since 1896. Citron is made from the leaves of the citron (very large lemons) tree. The product is a protected derivation name in Greece, of three strengths: 36%, 33% and 30%. We had a chance to sample all three before we headed up the street to our ...

Naxos Again, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos Again

A travel blog entry by sarniasiren

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Jean says she has had a better nights sleep but, is still troubled by her sore gum. We walk down to Agia Anna and have a chat with the owner of the Ostria taverna, situated on the beach. He informs us that some of his tables had been blown out into the ...

Nattbading i 30 grader, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Nattbading i 30 grader

A travel blog entry by turida

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... mye ute i vannet. De hadde spist god lunch pĺ en lokal lunch-bar drevet av ett godt voksent engelsk par som hadde strandet pĺ Naxos. Det har vćrt en veldig varm dag for oss alle. Det ble middag pĺ en pizzeria 'hjemme' i Agia Prokopois denne ...

The Greek Islands, Naxos, Greece travel blog

The Greek Islands

A travel blog entry by durasure

A mellow island.  More family oriented than a party island.  Though you will find your group of party animals.  Very cheap food and hotels.  Locals wondered what the hell I was doing there when I have Hawaii and the Carribean near ...

Naxos, Naxos, Greece travel blog

Naxos

A travel blog entry by gkbradshaw

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