Travel Blogs from Moraitika
... island, Corfu has two of these castles enclosing the capital, the only city in Greece to be surrounded in such a way.
We drove into Corfu Town and were dropped off at the gorgeous Esplanade, one of the largest in Europe. From there we entered the dramatic Old Fortress that rises from the surrounding cliffs and the foundation of the previous Byzantine castle. Built by the Venetians, the ...
... for a beer. We were unexpectedly joined by our taxi driver. On first sitting down he tried to revive his sales pitch from earlier, but after turning it down again, he decided his luck was out and returning back was a case of 'well I'm not gonna get any more money out of these lot, lets get them back ASAP!'
We ate lunch at Demi, where Dad took his first selfie and continued to work on his transformation into an omelette, while I decided it would be a good idea ...
... a toga. Pretty easy. “one knot if you want it to come undone, 2 if you don’t” were the instructions. Haha. After dinner, we had a couple of hours to sink some pre-drinks and get toga’d up. A lot of the blokes could not work it out and I ended up tied like 7 or 8 togas. The hardest was Joes, the dwarfs, having to first quarter the sheet and then having too much material to make a knot with.
The party tonight was great fun. Some of the ...
... Greek line dances and circle dances. A Few of us were plate smashing and there was fire on the dance floor at one stage. It was great fun and really perked me up after the day in bed.
This was the first chance we had to meet the other 2 tours we were going to be partying with at the Toga party tomorrow night. One of the groups was staying at the resort with us, the other had to stay elsewhere as there was not enough room for us all in the one place. One of ...
The second day in Greece was spent on George's Boat. It was a cruise round the island on a motorboat with several stops to jump in the sea. George himself is a bit of a perv but it's all very tongue in cheek and friendly. Ate a lot of Greek salad and drank some Greek beer, also did a lot of swimming in the sea! Got a good tan going on now. In the evening ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking