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... Thailand and started this blog thing, and have captured the thousands of beautiful photos that make this blog so remarkable. Because of that, you may be gone, but you will never be forgotten dear friend.
RIP- CASIO EXILIM 2009-2014
Now home for a few days to finish up some major dissertation work. Then heading on a hike to the Dolomites! Praise God the benevolent giver! Thanks for reading.
... for Mount Zeus ended up being a random turnoff on the road. Luckily we had asked the driver to let us know when it came up, so he stopped for us.
Full of excitement we began our 5km uphill trek to the summit. The scenery was absolutely gorgeous, as our ascent began from above a huge valley full of ancient basilicas and wineries. As we ascended the terrain became quite rough, with fields of rocks covering the path. The only vegetation were thorny shrubs ...
... Originally Nathan and I thought we could just grab a seat anywhere, but after an hour we were informed by the staff checking tickets that the cheap tickets had to sit outside in the deck. Therefore we scoped out a nice spot on the deck and enjoyed the sunshine and beautiful views of the Aegean Sea and its islands.
After four and a half hours of smooth and sunny sailing we finally arrived at Mykonos's new harbour, where we were met by Kostas, ...
... a significantly different wind and sea state; waves of 2 meters and wind gusts up to 7 B.
As the conditions were rather unpleasant we decided to motor to the closest protected bay. We followed s/v Onset with Bill at the helm. He had sailed this waters before and he guided us around and between a few small rocks to a protected anchorage. We dropped anchor at 12:30 behind Wave Runner, who had left early ...
... years. It was a southerly and Katerina`s is facing that way about 200 feet above sea level.
We have a coffee in the port watching the boat approach on the screens. Pedros had told us that the Flying Cat 4 had been cancelled but, from our netbook we had seen the Aqua Spirit under way from Anafi, where it left at 7 am.
She turns up right on time and we head for the deck. She is only a small ferry and at ...