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Travel Blogs from Karpathos Town (Pigadia)
... with the heat) Germans (sheepish), and some Italians (anything but sheepish) on a tour of the lesser reachable beaches along the west coast. We have yet to meet an English person here, and actually our restaurateur yesterday evening informed us that all the time he ran nightclubs in Rhodes "I've never f***ed an English woman you know why? I don't f*** women who get more drunk than me". We're not sure if this is a holiday or an ...
... of them!). Neither of them speak English so this is only our interpretation of the conversation... After a quick but really good lunch down in Finiki we returned to a completely empty pool which we enjoyed for the rest of the day. The old man providing us with a bottle of water and later glasses of raki on the house because "I like you" (strange that this is the on English he seems to know but kind of endearing too). We spent today driving up ...
... for a cuppa one afternoon.
One day we went for a walk to the small town inland. We were trying to find some old caves but we didn't discover them. Instead we kept walking and found a 'menagerie' of animals alongside the road kept by a local. There were donkeys, a mule, an ostrich, partridges and Shetland ponies. We continued back to the boat and left next day for our first stop on Crete at Sitia.
... months. Generally though it was pretty grim.
After having such a calm beginning, the wind began to increase overnight and by the next morning our attempt to move further West to Kasos was thwarted by the waves that were so steep and short, and the wind reaching 28knots against us, that we got out off the inlet, but had to turn back and sit it out back inside. It was 2 more days before we were ...
... him. Our exasperation is largely mock and in any case Nikos seems impervious to correction, but he makes himself useful by giving subcutaneous injections to the cats.
With good company and a break for lunch the day passes quickly as we neuter the cats that are brought in and check over a few others for anxious owners. A terrapin with a swollen eye makes an unusual addition to the patient list. Finally it’s time for supper and Roberta and Alf take me ...
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