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Today is our day at sea spending it leisurely reading, walking a couple of laps around the ship, having lunch and enjoying the ambience of being on our balcony. The boys bought a bottle of 16 yr old Scotch on board ship at a very good price so that will be the start of their happy hour ...
We docked in Souda Bay at 7am. Chania overlooks the Aegean Sea, surrounded by mountains with history that dates back to the Stone Age. Byzantine, Venetian and Turkish architectural, and an array of shops, cafe's, lots of leather bag and leather sandals shops. We caught the local bus into Chania from the port, 3€ return. Bus stopped at the Municipal Market so we wandered around ...
... food was lovely and all local and freshly made. I had a mushroom pie, with local mushrooms and cream cheese made by the village shepherds. It was delicious. The owner of the restaurant told us that in 1942 this village was used to hide British and New Zealand soldiers from the Germans. They hid in the local caves. Any villagers found helping them were ...
... of swimming we went back to the soft sand. Jacob buried my legs and gave me a mermaid tail made of sand. The boat journey back to port was about an hour. We sat out on the top deck and ate ice creams. On the way back to the villa we took a detour into Chania, a big city, to find a restaurant. The old town had really, really narrow streets and lots of dead ends. Mum did not like driving there! We found a nice restaurant on the harbour front and had a good ...
... in a shallow cove playing. Mum and Jasmin went off snorkelling and then laid of the sand. When we had covered our rock with sand, we kicked water at it and washed it all off! Then we went of to see all the fish and play on the sea. When we started to get hungry we decided to leave. We had the long drive back but went for a lovely meal at the restaurant we had eaten at on our first night in ...