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... the cafes. We explored the old town a bit more finding the Rimondi Fountain with it's spouting lions heads before heading to the front to find a restaurant for lunch our New Years treat. We chose a traditional Greek place. It had an extensive menu, at the recommendation of 'The Old Druid' we both had Kleftiki, sliced of lambs leg slowly cooked with vegetables and potatoes, it was delicious! Washed down with beers. The ...
... closed. We drove the length of the waterfront to the harbour and then turned around to drive back. The river which runs into the sea here is still in flood, there is a ford over it to get to the end of the village, there is also some walks signposted but we are not going to risk crossing it.
We drove back out of the village for a couple of miles and found a place to park up, as we arrived so did a herd of goats, they stood looking ...
... one if those that you never tire of looking at. Life is very easy here, we don't have to think about anything, where to stay, have we enough power in the batteries, where to get water from, on the other hand everywhere you drive to to visit you have to do a return journey.
Tomorrow we're back on the road, so we packed some things up ready to load back into Dream ...
... don't seem to have shepherds with them, so we presume that they don't have any predators here. The road was Tarmac, but in places there were shrubs growing out of it, large pot holes and a lot of rocks and that had either fallen in landslides or washed onto the road in the recent storms. We climbed up to 1200 metres before winding back down. Luckily on the narrower up hill we ...
... the sunshine, everywhere seems very quiet, occasionally a local donkey eeyores and we can hear the geese on the lake.
We face timed Jemima and Lucy and then cooked Dinner, washed down with the wine bought at the winery after our tour.
In the evening we watched Pretty Woman, my favourite film.
We thought today would feel very strange, but actually we have enjoyed ...
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