Travel Blogs from Kythira
Today we cruised to the small island of Kythira. It is nestled at the foot of the Peloponnese between the Ionian and Aegean seas. This is a less touristic island and very relaxing. The capital is Chora, located at the top of a mountain and surrounded by a medieval castle built in the 13th century. Legend has it that Aphrodite was born here as well ...
Accom in Neapoli was from Air BnB. Nice to finally have some room and a washing machine. The house is about 10 mins drive out of town down dirt tracks. Open a massive sliding wire gate an drive into a property overgrown with wild flowers/weeds, olive trees and the occasional orange and lemon tree. There is a dog living here a big puppy Bruno. He is lovely, playful seems to have a good life chancing the cooks and watching ...
Kythira is located between the Ionian and Aegean Seas. It is the island of the goddess Urania Aphrodite and the god Eros. Tourism is quite undeveloped here and it is a pretty, sleepy town located behind the old fort. There are only a few houses and shops at the port, most of the town is located up on top of a mountain behind the Venetian fort of Chora. The reason the town is up there is due to pirates who attacked the area in the 14th ad 15th Centuries. The most famous ...
Last night we left Naples and headed toward Santorini. We passed the Messina Straits which separate the Island of Sicily to the west and the Italian mainland on the east. Once through the straights we entered the Ionian Sea. Clearing the land the ship set its course south-easterly across the Ionic Sea toward Greece. Today was spent just relaxing before we begin the next 10 days of nonstop tours and visits through the Greek Isles. We ...
... a vertical tasting which included the 04-07 Feather Cabernet and the 2004 Dunn Vineyards Cabernet. The Feather Cabernets had the distinctive profile of Washington State Cabernets, rich and full bodied but somewhat young. Randy’s Dunn Vineyards Cabernet has that distinctive Napa taste profile with a long finish and significant structure. Most of his grapes for his ...
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