Neilson Retreat Beachclub
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... we headed over the hills to a headland overlooking St. George's beach. The walk was down to bay called pirates cove. It started high on the headland and climbed steeply down, following an old donkey path. The cove looked a lot like a smaller version of Phi Phi island in Thailand. A narrow strip of land connected it to the headland, and on each side the pebbly beaches looked out towards the calm, clear Mediterranean. We walked across the beach and ...
... and cruised through the hills towards San Stefanos. On the way i spotted a fox in a field. It was weird to see one out during the day, but maybe in this country people on horses don't chase them around?
San Stefanos looked beautiful in the evening sun, and we walked a short way around the headland. The air was crisp and over in Albania the mountains were frosted white. 'Iced by giants' as my Dad put it. Giant ...
... swimming like a machine, churning through the water, occasionally shouting at himself in Greek.
Back in the town we went for lunch at Rouvas. Rouvas was a traditional Greek restaurant where all the various meals are displayed on large flat top stove. You walk into the kitchen and select whichever dish that most takes your fancy. I chose a half portion of Pastisada (kind of like a lasagne but ...
The weather on this morning was the worst we've had so far. The sky was solid grey and threatening to break into rain at any moment. Reluctantly we left the apartment and searched for a caffeine breakfast. Its lucky we did, as today was Palm Sunday. In Corfu Town it is celebrated with a procession of marching bands. In better weather conditions they also take the mummified remains of St. Spiridon around the town. Today it was ...
Day 8 started with one of my favourite pass times. Charity shopping. We checked out a little shop attached the back of a pet store. There were a few cool telephones but nothing worth buying. In the pet store, two puppies had been abandoned in a box and left on the doorstep. They were very cute but it seemed unlikely they find a home. Street dogs are a real problem in Corfu, and with neutering being frowned upon by some locals, it doesn't look like ...