Myconos Bay Hotel
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The view from the ship of traditional white houses with blue trim was unmistakeable Greek! We took a water taxi from the ship to Mykonos to walk around town and enjoy the picture-postcard views. The weather was slightly warmer than yesterday and we enjoyed a rain-free day. The sun actually shone brightly this ...
... but with the wind stronger than the day before and the sky looking rather bleak we were not too fussed. The fact that we had seen little of the island didn't overly play on our minds as we had used the time to relax and plan the next month of our trip in addition I think that we were a bit depleted when it came to caring about ruins, churches and temples.
So it was off to the port where the real Greek adventure began.
... and debris that was more than 20 feet deep. Any
combustible materials were burnt, but the stone walls and structural building
parts were preserved by the ash. One of my pictures (if they are downloaded
successfully) shows Mt. Vesuvius with 2 peaks. Before the eruption this
mountain was one single dome. What was once a sea port, was suddenly several miles
from the ocean.
It was only
about 200 years ago ...
... been to hire a scooter or quad bike for the next couple of days however we realistically would hardly use it. We decided instead to take the bus into Chlora the major town of Mykonos.Not only would we get an opportunity to look around but also get some washing done, with it being over a month since the last proper wash we headed to the bus station with Shaylee appearing more packhorse than backpacker.
Once in the town we dropped off our washing and were told it ...
... Sea making my way to Santorini in the Highspeed 5 speed boat to visit my old flying buddy BJ who’s been living in Santorini now for a few years. I could have definitely used this time now to doze off for a while, I can feel my right eye is starting to bung. But I’m pretty sure I’m not too far from Santorini now. And plus, what’s that saying again? “Sleep when you’re dead”? Mykonos has shaved about 15 years off my life, so I’m nearly ...