Hotel Paros Philoxenia
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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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 ...
... night’s plans with a decision made that we would be going to Switzerland and bugger the backpacker budget we were going to enjoy ourselves.All this time inside did lead to a bit of cabin fever though and Brendon put on a rather hilarious but mostly uncoordinated dance rendition to the song Happy.
Out last morning in Naxos was brief with time for a sleep in and breakfast before our port ...
... 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 ...
... us it was clean water! Painting & renovating accommodation seems to be the main thing happening in preparation for the following holiday season. We were told by our wonderful Brazilian born Greek barman Leonard that houses are painted twice per year [once at the end of the summer season & again at the beginning of the holiday season]. We wandered the streets filling our bags with bits & pieces & bumped into our German ...
... arrived later which was great. They had wonderful news to share as well. Their daughter had just given birth to their grandson back in Ireland. To celebrate the good news and wish Anette and Manne safe travels, we had some lovely champagne. Our table was set under some trees right next to the beach and it was a great atmosphere.
Brian and I were sad to see Anette and Manne leave, but we have hopes we will see them some time in the ...