Travel Blogs from Amorgos
... day, we took photos of the Ixthioessa Hotel, and the views that we had from our balcony.
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We had a wonderful time, the hotel was excellent, and the owner Mrs. Charalambi was very hospitable, friendly and helpful. We would certainly stay there again.
We watched some of the smaller sailboats crossing the finish line of the 2014 Aegean Rally from the hotel balcony. Link to the hotel: http://ixthioessa.gr/en/index.html
Links to the Rally:
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... balls, Imam and goat in tomato sauce with potatoes from the oven. The taverna became our favourite on the Island and we ate there quite a few times.
On Day 2 we walked to Levrossos Beach. The views back across Aegiali Bay to the Port along the 25 minute walk were fantastic. After a drink at the Taverna on Levrosso, we continued along a coastal path for a further 20 minutes to the deserted Psilli Amos beach and spent a ...
... from above and there are occasional issues with boulders smashing into the monastery. There were really just a couple of rooms to see but the highlight is the view from the monastery which is worth the trouble. There is also the tradition where guests are served water and some ouzo-like therapeutic drink that smelled of rubbing alcohol. I decided I was well enough without the drink plus I needed all my senses to just get down the hundreds of steep steps back to the ...
... rooms to on the other side of the main beach which was next to the port. But we could not simply take a direct road to the other side as the road seemed to stop dead in the sand of the beach, so we cycled up and over the island to get to the other side. We parked our bikes but being that it is a small island people don't normally start waking up till 10am, so we wandered around and asked at as many rooms to rent places as possible ...