Maggina's Studio Apartments
Travel Blogs from Parikia
... cash in around midnight, but I struggled through. And at the very least our hotel and time on the beach was amazing.
On another note, I would like to apologize for the lack of pictures and request everyone take a moment of silence to remember 'Casio Exilim 28mm Wide Optical' digital camera, who passed away in the line of duty during the Mykonos trip due to an unretractable lens error. You have been with me since I ...
... Nathan and I bade a sad farewell to Kostas and Dina, who were kind enough to give us a lift to the ferry, before setting sail on the Blue Star Ithaki. Fighting the mob to board the ship we snagged a great spot on the cool shaded section of the deck. The ride was quite comfortable, and the windows afforded us a brilliant view of the open sea.
I always enjoy being on the water. The vast emptiness that stretches out before you in all directions is ...
We lifted anchor at 7:30 and unfurled the sails and had a very pleasant but short lived sail out of Naousis Bay. As soon as we were out of the bay the wind turned to our nose and we were faced with another day of motoring. We checked in with BS at 8 am who were still at the marina and on their way to the bakery. We agreed to meet at Finikas. Mid-morning we decided to chance course and have another attempt at sailing but after about an hour ...
... a significantly different wind and sea state; waves of 2 meters and wind gusts up to 7 B.
As the conditions were rather unpleasant we decided to motor to the closest protected bay. We followed s/v Onset with Bill at the helm. He had sailed this waters before and he guided us around and between a few small rocks to a protected anchorage. We dropped anchor at 12:30 behind Wave Runner, who had left early ...
... gowns and slippers! We had a session in a steam room and a Jacuzzi, it was
really relaxing, the spa looked like Pingu's house with lots of candles. It was so good we
didn't want to get out the jacuzzi, Holly stayed in until all the water had
Waiting for the ferry we played a couple of games like going round the circle
trying to think of countries beginning with the letters of the alphabet. It was
going well ...