Travel Blogs from Ayvalik
... then walked into town for lunch - looking for calamari and baby octopus. On a mission to get a Greek seafood lunch. Amazingly we could not find any - and we were on a Greek island!!! As it turned out, we had the worst lunch so far on this holiday. Then back to the ship and laid about beside the pool until we sailed in the evening. Had a great dinner and then early to bed for tomorrow's ...
... 2nd century AD when the rule of these five emperors was at its height. During this time Roman outlying areas, like Pergamum, flourished. Aqueducts, theaters and other imperial structures were built - peace prevailed. I think this is the period that Ender refers to as "Pax Romana" which I interprete as "Roman Peace" Just think 200 years of peace...
Sitting is a little cafe enjoying watching the old men play backgammon on lesvos with a beautiful view over the harbour. Another spectacular Greek island with a day enjoying the old town and the beach. We walked about 20 mins out of town and found our own perfect little paradise beach, no one on it, beautiful clear blue water as always. What more to say ...
In my haste to finish the last entry, i neglected to describe dinner, stuffed squid grilled, stuffed octopus grilled, incredible tender, tasty and delicious.
Today starts with a quick stroll around the town grab some bread, my staple, some juice and we are back on the bikes. Okay we did stop to power wash the bikes and our shoes to get rid of the mud. Bill had been saying all day my saddlebags looked crooked, well it seems he ...
... which is why we were in a dolmus headed in that direction. It was still early when we arrived at the "boardwalk" 15-20 minutes later, and the area was still relatively deserted. We veered away from the boardwalk bit and turned onto the back alleys, winding our way between old Greek-style houses where I could have taken a million pictures: crumbling, old buildings full of character and lots of colorful doors and shutters. We paused to check out Taksiarhis ...
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