Travel Blogs from Turgutreis
Today was sleep in, swim, lunch (with swim), home for dinner, swim, dinner then bed. Milly: I don't have much to say about mum's, let's say, simple approach for today. I guess she must be tired. That was what I did when I was tired. Anyway, the first thing that happened to me was sleep. An amazing sleep in 'till 10:00, when I only got woken up by mum, dad and Maddie loudly chattering at the kitchen table mixed with a chorus of meowing cats ...
... earthquake made the wells salty. It must have been very inaccessible, although has two natural harbours back to back so shelter would never have been a problem. We have useful fans on the boat. Claire decided to turn one off by sticking her finger into the fan. Result. Fan still turning. Blood gouting out of finger. We were delighted that she did not wake us!! Claire is the reason that Health and Safety ...
... drink package onboard because it seemed very expensive but read that we could bring up to 3 bottles of wine a day onboard - $25 corkage fee if you took it to the restaurant but ok to drink in your room. So we tested it out in Npfaulion and had no problem. We look like teetottlers at dinner!
Chania Crete was our second stop - spent most of the day on the beach after investing in new wallets (Michael Kors - well not ...
... a decent deal on a room. We took it. We followed her and 'Muma' up through town until we got to Mumas House. Fresh sheets, and real towels we were settled in. A stroll through town, and down to the beach a filling Greek salad and Moussaka for lunch and we were ready for a Greek siesta! We awoke and pottered about town, muma told us of a good local place for dinner ...
... wasn't one tomorrow. Ah. After sifting through a few websites we found one and booked the tickets. We had no idea who with or what ferry or where the port was...we'd just wing it. We took advantage of the internet and also purchased flights to ibiza for later in August...it worked out 3€ More expensive to fly, 1 hr flight rather than a 9hr boat ride! I'm all for budgeting but I feel it's a 3€ well ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center