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... our water tank had been emptied into the engine bay! The remainder of the day was spent pumping out the water, replacing the hose (see pic) in Kas marina, and re-filling our water tank. Another lesson learned - always turn off the tap to the shower hose and the water pump when not in use.
Other minor disasters was our anchoring. The process here is the anchor stern-to the shore with a shore line to stop the boat swinging. To put it politely ...
After a chill night and yet another beautiful meal we enjoy yet more sleep... It's holidays after all! Finally late at night Tom, Amy and gorgeous Asher arrived and get settled. We sit up with some wine until late, it's still so warm. We wake late the following morning and head out for lunch. The food is amazing as always. We ordered iced coffee, beer and ouzo all at once (when ...
... to our accommodation. We arrive in the large square that our apartment is situated off. We get chatted to some Greek men who call our air bnb host for us to collect us. Within 2 mins of conversation one man points out to me (with a confused/concerned tone) that I am very pale. My heart sinks a little, as only I know that I actually have two layers of gradual tan moisturiser on. Our host shows us the digs and it's beautiful. We are right above the ...
... talk politics but the guy, Stavios, seemed very defensive of the Greeks and saying how it's not their fault the country has gone to hell in a hand basket. I think it's exactly that attitude that's got them in the **** in the first place. We were dropped back at the old city which is a stones throw from the port and so we had a wander. The Cohens and Jaffes found the local synagogue and so we went in for a look. I actually found it to be really interesting as they have a type ...
... and enjoyed sampling the various dishes accompanied by the most succulent rice and noodle mix. I am dying to buy some of the noodles – they look like pine nuts – a try for myself. The lamb in the clay pot was rather like an exceptionally tender and tasty “potjie” complete with vegies. Serifeceremonially poured it out of the pot and gave it a final ...
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