TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Eleni Skopelos
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... hundreds and hundreds of pieces of pottery, it was great fun and the kids were trying to find the best bit of course.
We have been invited for Xmas drinks and canapé at a local ex-pat couple this Saturday which sounds like fun. The community have been very welcoming since we arrived and with only a couple of thousand winter inhabitants you can't go a street without saying hello to someone.
... Saffron Milk Cap and another which was a type of parasol mushroom and was huge.
The kids and Wifey thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon, we have to say the Greek's have been so hospitable towards us during our stay. Dinner was a mushroom risotto lovingly prepared by Wifey and I have to say it was really tasty indeed. I finished the kids left overs off too.
... back in, bless him.
When we got back to Dawn's she was telling us about the cat next door who came to say hello, apparently they thought it was a girl so they called it Mabel. When it grew up and established just one testicle they were still unsure so changed Mabel's name to Maybe (this had us in stitches).
We have had a run of sun so have been ...
... for the dog.
We went for a meal to Votsi in the evening and met a lovely lady and her son who cooked a very nice meal, they couldn't have done anymore for us and were genuinely interested in chatting. They sent us away with a doggy bag of some home made bread and a sweet quince desert she made.
We decided to hire a car today and venture up the Island to see what it is all about, we went as far as the top ...
... br> We had an amazing meal last night on our final night in Skopelos, this capped off a lovely stay and a lasting impression of a beautiful Island well worth a visit. I logged on this morning and had an email telling me there are only 48 shopping days left till Christmas today. I can honestly say that there is nothing in Greece about Christmas yet and the whole ethos is very different here, there is very little commercialism which we absolutely love.