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We enjoyed some lovely local wine and seafood before we returned to our hotel by taxi. Now everyone else is swimming or napping while I write this blog.
Tonight we dine with our group at 8 pm and tomorrow we will return via ferry to Turkey to continue our adventures. I promise to write more in the next few days.
In the meantime, here are a few photos. I hope you enjoy them.
After a breakfast consisting of eggs and bacon, we headed back to a little bit more of civilization to Datça. On the way we took a right to head for the old houses of Datça. Here we found my birthday presents. A silver ring with a milk opal and the Hand of Fatima as an opal. We then went to the harbor for a coffee, looking at tiny yachts and having my handbag repaired which was a birthday present ...
... budget tickets a few days before you travel. My plan was to go by train from Athens to Thessaloniki as it is a well documented route and sounds great. My ticket cost me €29 but if you book earlier 3/4 weeks in advance you can get some tickets for just €9. Thessaloniki is going to be fun to stay tuned for that one.
Tomorrow I fly from Rhodes to Athens and into the madness of city life... I wonder if it can handle ...
Weather still gorgeous.
Why the title? This was a gorgeous short stop at this mountainous Island, 41 km N.W of Rhodes of 65.5 sq.km. The population of 2,580, which increases to 6,000 during the tourist season, is mostly engaged in tourism, fishing and trade. (In the 19th century ship building and sponge were main industries.) We arrived 5.00pm, sailing ...
Another beautiful day.
Up early for our arrival at the Island of Rhodes which covers an area of 1398 sq.km and with a population of about 100,000 people, is a country until itself and even in the years before tourism it was easily self sufficient. Disembarked 8.30am for a walking tour of the medieval city. The great walls that surround the magnificent castle that the Knights of St. John built during the period of the crusaders, and ...
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