Hotel Alkyon Siros
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... to Mykonos and back in one day required a very early flight from Thessaloniki to Athens, a connecting flight from Athens to Mykonos, and then a retracing of those steps in the evening, from Mykonos to Athens and finally Athens back to Thessaloniki. I decided to go ahead and book the flights for Sunday (yesterday), and fortunately was able to survive a grand total of 6 flights in less than 36 hours (I had a connection in Istanbul on Saturday evening). It was ...
We hired another little car, red this time, and drove around a large part of Mykonos. It's a small island and away from Mykonos Town the hills are very rocky and bare. The odd tree we saw was usually a Eucalypt. Yesterday we smelt some gum leaves from the trees in the school ground and I felt quite homesick. We have been on the road for 15 weeks now!
The island is much smaller than Andhros, but it is still incredibly rocky with stone fences all along ...
... They are very pretty and some of the sounds are great, but you can also hear all the family arguments! Everyone would know each other's business.
The lane ways are full of cats and kittens. Some are well fed, but a lot of the kittens are tiny and must only be four weeks old and they are fending for themselves. They are so cute though!
Mykonos is a very pretty town.
... high above the sea at a height of almost 60mtrs. The total number of columns was 42 but only 18 columns still stand today.
According to legend Cape Sounion is the spot where Aegus, King of Athens, leapt to his death off the cliff thus giving his name to the Aegean Sea. The story goes that Aegus, anxiously looking out from Sounion, despaired when he saw a black sail on his sons ship, returning from Crete. This led him to believe that his son had been killed in contest ...
... is a little cafe right next to us where we bought some bread etc for our supper. The neighborhood has lots of cats all over the place but most of them seem to be strays as they are frightened when one approaches them.
I went for a walk and passed the square where they are busy having the volleyball tournament. All the roads are made of what looks like marble and are really slippery. The different layers are connected with stairs so I think it's about 100 by the time you get from ...