Travel Blogs from Naoussa
We woke early this morning already berthed at Tourlos pier in Mykonos and the weather was warm and slightly cloudy, around 24 degrees. This rocky Greek island belongs to the island group known as the Cyclades which are a part of the 1,000 Greek islands in the Aegean sea. Our portside balcony looked straight out to the beautiful white washed buildings of Mykonos about 2km away and the view ...
The stop in Mykonos was uneventful and pretty relaxing. OK meal in a local joint and the streets are famous for being a maze which has a sort of charm. We didn't have lovely weather but just a bit overcast and windy.
All in all, an OK place but we much preferred Santorini.
... absolutely no idea what he was saying. I wish the I cold speak a second language fluently. It was really good to catch up with Chris and hear about his adventures since we finished our first Contiki. The Greek Islands meant the start of our next Contiki, and it also meant a change of hotels. Our second hotel in Athens was called the Poseidon Hotel and it was right across the road from the beach. This hotel was in a much nicer area then our last one. Lisa, ...
Siros is the capitol of the Cyclade Islands. Greece has about 1000 islands divided up into
3 sections. We’ve been visiting the
Cyclade portion. Only 300 of the total
islands are inhabited.
Every island has its own personality. Siros is a bustling commercial and
administrative hub. It has a number of
... and eat and drink so anywhere hot will do.
I got us passes to one of the lounges at Gatwick, which was a bit dull but had breakfast and flew out on a less than glamorous, but half empty Easyjet flight and within a few hours we were sitting at a restaurant in the sun sipping cocktails.
The week went by quick and we met lots of interesting people. It was very much the end of the season so everything was getting fairly quiet in the evenings, but I can imagine ...