Travel Blogs from Roda
We toured the streets of Corfu Town and then wandered for a few hours more, finally settling in for a lunch of Gyros, ice-cold Mythos and good conversation.
After lunch we walked through the Open Air Market we we saw fresh produce and merchandise for sale by local merchants. The seafood and meat market wasn't open but the lingering scent told us that we just missed it. ...
... for a beer. We were unexpectedly joined by our taxi driver. On first sitting down he tried to revive his sales pitch from earlier, but after turning it down again, he decided his luck was out and returning back was a case of 'well I'm not gonna get any more money out of these lot, lets get them back ASAP!'
We ate lunch at Demi, where Dad took his first selfie and continued to work on his transformation into an omelette, while I decided it would be a good idea ...
Day 3 in Corfu and its great just to be able to sleep in. This morning I go up for breakfast at 9 with every intention of going back to bed directly after. So much for that. Of the 6 people (of 51) that actually made it to breakfast, I was surprised I was one of them. Talking to Shannon at breaky, I decided instead of going back to bed, I would join her on the bus into town and get some more flu drugs and some fruit.
We missed the bus and instead of waiting an ...
... Greek line dances and circle dances. A Few of us were plate smashing and there was fire on the dance floor at one stage. It was great fun and really perked me up after the day in bed.
This was the first chance we had to meet the other 2 tours we were going to be partying with at the Toga party tomorrow night. One of the groups was staying at the resort with us, the other had to stay elsewhere as there was not enough room for us all in the one place. One of ...
The second day in Greece was spent on George's Boat. It was a cruise round the island on a motorboat with several stops to jump in the sea. George himself is a bit of a perv but it's all very tongue in cheek and friendly. Ate a lot of Greek salad and drank some Greek beer, also did a lot of swimming in the sea! Got a good tan going on now. In the evening ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking