Travel Blogs from Hydra
Waking up at a leisurely hour of 9, Parker and I start our day. Coffee and breakfast up on the top patio over looking the small harbor of Hydra. Once again it's windy but a beautiful view- we have to be out of our room by Noon. We ended up taking an earlier boat to Athens, very rough water by somehow we make it to the ...
... Romans sure wanted to rule the world!
Poros is very close to Peloponnese only 200m across the inlet. The port is bustling with cars and people and shops. Straight across from the boat are some shops with steep stairs running up the side. So up I go. The next level are more little shops and a lane with many homes. I walk around here for a while just checking it all out. Find some more steep stairs so climb them too. From here I can see back to ...
Day 17: ATHENS. Friday 15 July
Today, take advantage of the included morning sightseeing, which features the highlights of this ancient capital and a visit to the fascinating Acropolis. Later, enjoy one of the optional excursions or explore the shops and museums. (B)
Hotel: Golden Age Michalakopoulu 57 Athens Gr-11528 Greece Tel: 302107240861
Full Day Aegean Cruise
Visit three Greek islands and enjoy lunch on ...
... provided an ample bottle of Mastika for the group to share (a liqueur made from tree resin, originating on the Island of Chios). This was the first time most of us had tried it.
Later on I went to the harbour area to get some night photos. While there I had a visit with an Australian couple that had been asking questions about the Camera settings I was using for the night photos. They were on the large yacht Harmony V that was docked in the harbor. ...
As you all know, we are back in the states! I haven't had time to finish writing the last three blog entries but I will as soon as I am able. I just wanted to let you guys know so you can check back over the next few days.
I hope everyone is excited to read about Athens because that was our last city and it was epic. Check back soon!
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Comfortable and clean hotel, friendly staff. Value iffy
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