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... anchor and then tie up stern to. Cathie made the first docking, seemingly successful but we soon discovered that the anchor did not set properly. After a few more tries and with the help of some Greek and German sailors, we were finally secure on the dock. We met Sandy's friends, Mary and Yiannis, a Greek and American couple who were wonderfully hospitable - full of advice and information. They made sure we tried the best of Greek cuisine and ...
... shops and a market place, dominated by the Temple of Apollo.
The impressive Peirene Fountain was the major source of the towns water supply.
We return to the ship, but the exceitement continues.
Whilst working on some photos, I get distracted and go out of the cabin onto the vreanda to look at something we are passing. On the return, I stub my toe, but feeling much, I returned to the computer. Jeannette notices some blood on the carpet. We try to bandage it, but it keeps ...
... We then walked on a tour and saw the monastery.
Finally, we scaled a cliff down to a rocky outlet with clear blue water. I tried to just get my feet wet, but slid right in, clothes and all. The water was cold and clear and awesome- it felt so much more adventurous than your standard white sand beaches. After, sopping wet, I rode a donkey named Adoni all around the town.
Back on the boat, I settled in for an hour ...
The village "Hydra" pronounced 'Eedra' is nestled around the quay rising to around three hundred feet up with barren rocks reaching to a peak of seven or eight hundred feet. The typical white buildings clustered close together with shutters and doors all painted in the bright Mediterranean blue. The high hills that surrounded the harbor on three sides give excellent protection from the northerlies that come with the Meltemi of the Aegean.
Kathie and ...
... bogey in our feet, so we went to a bar, which was at the other side of the island. But it was worth to walk on the road next to the sea and see the old buildings. On the way back from the bar two teenage girls on the scooter stopped next to us and asked us in English if we know where the XY club. We did not know, but I so wanted to say that: "Oooh I know that place, but you are in bad luck, that's on another island"
The next day we took the day slow. ...