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... planted in the Venetian rule. Again another day to be 38 degrees! Beautiful weather. We catch a shuttle bus in to Corfu. It has a unique atmosphere and a fascinating blend of architectural styles. With a lovely outdoor culture and twisting streets and hidden alleyways, a lot of greenery compliments the pretty buildings. An old fortress competes with a newer one. The old Quarter is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Corfu is a place to explore for historians, ...
We stopped at the port of Corfu. The only way to really get around the island is to take an excursion. At least it was for us. We were going to see a Monastery in the village of Palaiokastritsa and to the village of Gastouri to visit the 19th century Achilleion Palace.
The places were very beautiful and again the excursions didn't disappoint ...
... to the port entrance. From there we got on another bus to the (main?) bus hub. From there we were informed by an excited gentleman that the, you guessed it, bus to Athens was leaving in a couple of minutes. Hurry hurry hurry! Getting from Patras to Athens was not something I'd planned. I knew there must be some way--the route is common enough, and who wants to stay in Patras?--but based on Google's reckoning it'd involve a series of trains and, yes, buses. The bus left for ...
... the kitchen window. I
sensed at this point that we were going to be here awhile. I was on
coffee #2 (much to the surprise of our host – I'm not sure how many
other tourists order more than one cup of this thick and spicy stuff
– especially without the sugar). More than an hour passed. Earl
ordered a beer. We are watching folks scurry to either get a good
place along the street to see the parades, or to be in the parade.
... where we had a great Greek salad, tiropita and espresso. We also took the opportunity to use the Wi-Fi facility to send some emails –laborious on a smart phone.
We were looking for the Archeological Museum, which was a short distance from the beachfront but on enquiring of a local on its whereabouts was told it was closed for 2 years but she also told us about another Museum further along in an area where Prince ...