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... and somewhat ‘real’ Albania, as well as a pretty Ottoman hillside castle. With that we moved over the border into Greece, meaning we were also once again actually insured and road legal. We made it to Vikos Gorge in time to see the sunset. Vikos is the world’s deepest gorge and a pretty special sight in the evening (even with all the mosquitos).
After a night by the roadside with moved further into Greece and Meteora. Our GPS took us the rather scenic ...
... soldiers were here as a medical site and evacuated from the causeway. Shortly after they left, Germans used the old city as a medical site / rest point as well.
Now, it is another ancient city being reborn to cater to tourists. Someone said only about 16 people live in the lower town, yet it is full of busy shops, ...
The weather is a
little cloudy, but it is close to 70 today. We got up at 8am for breakfast, but
cut it short as Jamie wasn't feeling well. We hung out in the room until 10:30
then went out to see and explore the tiny Greek town. This town had over 40 churches in this small area.
We decide to stay two nights and mooch off into Gythion for coffee. Once a major port, now large marina and very pretty old buildings by harbour. Little bit of retail therapy for me then back to swim and snooze. In Gythion harbour there is a tiny island which is where Helen of Troy and Paris spent their first night after escaping from Sparta. At ...
... big town, Flomohori where we plan to stop for lunch. On the edge of town I spot a little rusting sign to a beach and we choose to swim first. Down bumpy and very narrow dirt track. Is this a good idea, will the suspension survive? Too late now. Ends at perfect pebble beach in small cove with two tavernas. Get chatting to the only other people there, a group of retired school teachers from Athens one of whom used to teach english. They are great fun, make ...