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... of person who likes to figure things out on my own rather than rely on others for help, but when you're in a foreign country, relying on others for help is an inevitable part of every day. As much as I'm trying to learn to let go of my desire to be in control, one of the things I am looking forward to after I get home is being able to do my "own" thing without having to ask for directions, ask for help with the bus system, finding things in the supermarket, ...
... cars the whole time we were driving until we got back near the city.
The beach towns are totally deserted. All the hotels and cafés are shut up and no-one is around.
There are so many big apartments that have been started and just left unfinished due to the economic crisis. The beaches are lovely, but it wasn't a swimming afternoon. We had a game of Bolle with these completely round balls we found on the beach made out of some natural ...
... apples, read as 'heavily pock-marked' into a bag for us, then dried figs, and pomegranates, despite us saying, no thanks, no more. Then he had the cheek to charge us 7.8 euro, but as usual David had developed this wonderful rapport with him, so how could I call him a cheat and a thief! We paid the money and laughed and drove off with a bag of rotten fruit and 7.8 euro lighter. At least we didn't buy the alcohol in ...
... gorgeous vistas, beaches, and more great Greek cuisine. We rented a car for one day but could easily have filled another day with a 4x4. I was surprised by the arid landscape beyond the fertile valley of the interior, yet this is an island with more green space than others in the Cyclades. I suppose I associate islands (Vancouver Island, Ireland) with verdure but such is not the case in Greece.
We attended a cultural evening of music and dance one night ...
... was a couple of nude men bonding over a game of cards on the beach, provided us with a great insight into their acceptance of nudity. Unfortunately the wind picked up most called it a night and ran to their cabins. We had a few games of 'jungle speed' and sat around talking, no wild last night thanks to the weather. With an early wake up to depart Mykonos and make our way back to Athens, it's now my final day on tour. Although I'm looking forward to my turkey travels ...