Travel Blogs from Kommeno Bay
May 9 to 11th Train to airport in Munich delayed due to jumper onto tracks (saw the body bag) but we had lots of time to spare. After check in we sat in the courtyard for liquid refreshments whilst (there's that word again) we were serrenaded by a men's chorus). Every airport should have a beer garden. Sun shining, beer cold.... Late night flight …
Went to Corfu today which is the start of the Greek Islands.
It was beautiful. Corfu is the number 1 destination for the rich and famous.
Had a tour of Corfu town and of course did some shopping. Than it was time for
Masterchef as it was off to a restaurant for our ...
... with their easy listening tunes & songs. As we sat at our table we were offered a welcome drink of sparkling wine, the rest of the evening was a gastronomic lobster themed meal, each course beautifully presented, portion sizes were as expected with such a meal (thankfully small as it was 5 courses). I've put the menu in my photos, the lobster tails were really delicious and ...
... day of relaxation but not before I take myself on a little walk. Today I turned eight out of the hotel and up the hill on a narrow road, I don't think it is a road that has access as only 1 or 2 cars passed me. A couple of cyclists but they had to dismount as the hill got steeper.
I took my time admiring the view and could see the hotel swimming pool in the distance but no sign of David, he must be on the other side.
... How times have changed.
The shower soon passed, back to my book, The Thread by Victoria Hislop, set in Thessaloniki so a good holiday read.
Hope you are not getting too bored with our daily activities, or lack of ! Maybe I should have set the blog for one week, i.e. the cruise.
We are quite happy to spend our time relaxing - being retired is an energetic past-time!