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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... just a bit of sea spray all over the place. Went for early morning swim before venturing out for breakfast and then driving back to explore Chios city/town. This is another delightful stop for a short relaxing 4-day break.
Wed Oct 1st: Another ...
... Greek island to Turkey so this part of Greece was prone to invasion and the Sultans of the Ottoman Empire ran the place for about 400 years. Fortunately for the people of Chios the Sultans loved to eat the sap of the mastic tree which only grows in that area so they were a bit more benevolent that usual when dealing with the Greeks who knew how to grow the trees and extract the sap from them. Mastic is still produced and used for chewing gum and also for ...
... home management issues. The wifi here is excellent. Highlights are the incredible village of Pirgi in the south and the harbour at Lagada in the north of the island. The north has lots of harsh bare-rock cliffs/mountains and is therefore rather less populated. In earlier days the villages in the south were fortified against raiders and Pirgi still retains a lot of its mediaeval architecture/street layout. Many of the houses are decorated with the same unusually striking style ...
... experienced campaigner, in fact. The Chios officials use the same tactics on the Turks as the ones they employ on everyone else... and so we get swept up in all the tit-for-tat inflicted on anyone idiotic enough to cross from Cesme to Chios! It's lunchtime before we're finally enjoying an iced-coffee and a baclava at a cafe next to the ticket office in Chios itself. From then on the day gets better. ...
We travelled to a medieval ghost village perched high on the top of a mountain. The drive there was dreadful, had my eyes closed most of the way. Great mountain top view of the west coast of Chios. We visited a lovely village and church with carvings from a tree a feature. No air-con on the ...