Travel Blogs from Sidari
I had read what a pretty town Kassiopi is so I wanted to take an excursion from the crowds in Corfu Town to venture to the northeast corner of the island. As has frequently been the case I encountered a snafu in Corfu.
I had visited a travel agent to book my excursions to Albania, Parga, Paxos and get my plane ticket to Zakynthos. She was …
Saturday 7 June 2014 – We woke up in time to see Corfu port approaching. Of course it was our ship that was approaching the port and not the other way around.
Before our tour of Corfu would commence, breakfast beckoned. However, neither of us felt particularly hungry. It was possibly the wine we had last night – not a lot; just a bottle of white shared between the two of us. But neither of us are big when it comes to wine, so our imbibing ...
Hi all, promise pictures tomorrow. The ship doesn't have a good enough network to allow me to do that.
We are at Dubrovnik, at a WiFi restaurant and have updated all entries with photos. We will upload the pictures from today in Dubrovnik.
... fans would be interested to know scenes in For Your Eyes Only were filmed here, as it had another life as a casino from the 1960s.
Now it is a beautiful museum, under the Greek Tourism Management.
The palace is beautiful with interesting displays and the terraces and gardens have interesting statues from both Elisabeth's and from Wilhelm 's times.I will include some photos of some of the statues,
especially of one courtesan ...
... euros each. A conductor greeted us as we arrived at the bus stop and helped us with directions. Great service. Why did Melbourne remove conductors from the city trams ??????? Travel Tip 20 - Take time to meet and talk to the locals when visiting a new city. Their stories bring the local history to life. We left Corfu with a good sense of the simplicity of life on this beautiful island. Another great day in ...