Travel Blogs from Thassos Town
Today we stopped in Kavalla, which is a nice seaside town about halfway between Meteora and Galipolli, our next stop. It was 39 degrees here! The main thing to see is the Old Town, which is up on a hill and has a small castle at the top. It was a hot walk, but worth it for the views. I also bought a little blue over-the-should fake Marc Jacobs bag to use during the day.
... and the city was crazy busy. We decided to take a few minutes and find out about transportation to Istanbul. We could only get there by bus - it was a 10 hour drive leaving at 10:00 at night or 10:00 in the morning! It was 1:00 in the afternoon so we decided to break up the trip to Istanbul by taking the bus to Kavala - 2 ...
... 305;ğı çökünce yola çıktık
Kampımız Akti Batis ' e vardık
Kız bizi tanıdı.
Yerimiz hep ayni yer
zaten bizden başka bir Allahın kulu yok
Benim sırtım nedense ağrıyor
Daha yeni toparlandık ki ,Yağmur "hoşgeldin" dedi..
Sundurma altına transfer olduk.
... turist otobüsleri müşterileri Todori'ye getirdiği için yer bulmak zor. Yediğimiz kalamar tava, ahtapot ızgara ve salata çok güzeldi.
Yemekten sonra Kavala'nın eski sokaklarından yürüyerek yukarılara doğru çıktık. Yolda sağda Osmanlı yapılarından büyük bir imarethane, daha sonra Türk ve Rum evlerinin yanyana olduğu şirin sokaklar ...
... as the tarmac stops and cobbles start; time to turn around!. And then the Greek border, flags and portocabins suddenly appear at the side of a tiny single track road up in the mountains with lovely forested views all round. The guards are curious about why I am travelling alone. I tell them my group is behind me (couldn't be bothered to explain). The track continues, spirallling down until eventually it reaches the plain around Kavalla, and ...