Margarita Beach Hotel
How has this hotel rated in the past?
TripAdvisor Reviews Margarita Beach Hotel Moraitika
Travel Blogs from Moraitika
... morning, bright blue sky, sun and no sign of storms. We had some rain the previous night and thunder/lightning but nothing like the Wednesday night storms. After a lovely sail we arrived a few hours later at Arillas Bay, on the Greek Mainland and anchored for a quick spot of lunch. It's not until the afternoon that the katabatic winds kick in and indeed they did and, along with the remnants of the storm which had created quite a rough and bouncy sea, we had a rollercoaster ...
... to wear a life jacket because even though the seas were really calm there was an undercurrent that pulled you out to sea immediately. It was a cool way to meet each other. Everyone offered help to a hapless swimmer. Roy, being the ever cautious one, stayed in his kayak and even that was a pretty hard paddle. Sorry, no ...
With only 6 days in Albania, there's not enough time to see the entire country, but its enough time to get a feel for the place. Here is what I learnt:
Bus rides are scenic
From the moment my bus crosses the border from Macedonia into Albania, the mountainous landscapes of Albania impressed me! This country has some of the most spectacular scenery I have ever seen, but that's probably just because I don't live in a particularly mountainous place. The ...
... At the edge of
the old city there was a main road that reminded me of Brunswick, back in the
sixties. Unassuming little shops, magnificent plaques (that we couldn’t read)
and more coffee houses than we have in Melbourne.
When in Corfu, do as the corfuans do – sit in a sidewalk
coffee and watch the people walk by.
We had two ice coffees each and tried to decide which way will lead us back to the bus.
... to much, just hung around chatting to people and a little walk around the streets. That evening there was a horrible car crash outside the hostel, a motorcycle hit by a drunk driver in a car. We saw the aftermath from the balcony and it was pretty dreadful and puts things back in perspective. So after that somber note we went to bed before our 6am bus. The next morning we walked up to the ...