Travel Blogs from Symi
... 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 ...
Arrival was smooth and journey good considering how travel can be. Beautiful bay, secluded and sheltered. Loads of yachts moored up all over the bay, I guess as it is so very sheltered from all winds. Our flotilla has 9 yachts in total and some 30 souls travelling. We know where we are going and we sort of know where the wind will be. A bit of beating for a couple of days, then ...
Very beautiful old city and ruins. 300 days of sunshine a year. Visited the Knights of St John castle. We have now visited the 7 wonders of the Ancient Greek and Roman world without really trying! Very warm day again but moderately cooler at 31 than they had 3 days ago - 47c. Sailed to Symi this afternoon, a very beautiful town with colourful houses perched on the side of the harbour. Had to have a banana ...
... and lands a big mouthful on me, extinguishing my health. I die a painless death. "F**K" I say as I watch my lifeless shark sink down through the water on my tablet. Dad, Mum, Moya and I were on a plane flying across the Aegean Sea “Seamus put the game away we’re landing soon ok” mum said. I nodded a yes back to mum. Plane flights can be a real pain in the rear end sometimes but not when you have a tablet full to the brim with video ...
... walls in Dubrovnik are many times better than these but we really did get a good sense of the town, tons of great photos of the palace and some minarets from mosques, and were let out on the complete opposite side of town so we got an impromptu tour of some quaint side streets that we had not expected.
The next stop on our afternoon tour of Rhodes was a famous dance studio that was mentioned in nearly all of the guide literature, specializing in traditional ...
Other places to stay in Symi
Akti Georgiou Gennimata , Symi | 3 star hotelfrom $89
Harani, Symi | Hotelfrom $67
Gialos-Symi, Symi | Hotelfrom $102
Akti Gennimata , Symi | Hotelfrom $80
Symi | 2 star hotelfrom $61
Chorio, Symi | Hotelfrom $46
Nimborios Bay, Symi | Hotelfrom $87
Kali Strata, Symi | Hotelfrom $46
Symi | 2 star hotelfrom $48