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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.
... t combust and explode into a million little pieces of tzatziki. I got a recipe for it in Ios and sent it home to Mum, hopefully by the time I get home she will have mastered it and can then teach me. I really enjoyed my time on the Greek Islands. I would probably say that Mykonos was my favourite island. It was the perfect blend of partying, shopping, and sun baking. Santorini was beautiful, I loved all of the churches and winding streets. Ios was a huge party ...
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
... height of summer this place must be chaotic. We took the bus or taxis to various beaches and settle on one which we went back to a few times. It was one of the ones on the south coast but I can’t recall the name sadly. However, I know exactly how to get to it and when I come back here on the Ryndam next year, I’ll be back for sure.
The Greek islands have captured the hearts of millions of holiday makers over the years and I can see why. You can swim naked ...