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Fri 3rd: Explored the Kampos citrus estates and museum near the town of Chios and then drove along most of the east coast of the island stopping at Vrontadas, Pantoukios, Lagada and Marmaro. Vrontadas is where the renowned Easter Rocketwar spectacular ...
Another very early start for us this morning which meant getting up again pre dawn. I have never seen as many dawns in my life since we have been on this trip! We were whisked away in the bus from the city of Chios inland over the high mountains towards a medieval stone built village called Mesta. The twisting passageways and crooked streets of Mestanwere built that way hundreds of years ago as a form of protection from the Turks of the Ottoman Empire. Chios is ...
The apartment is just perfect and we have a lovely relaxing three days before the overnight ferry to Athens. The Raven takes a gentle stroll round the south of the island on the Sunday, and we visit a wonderful fishing village in the north for lunch on the Monday. Apart from that we just enjoy being on our own... being able to prepare our own food, do our own washing, swim in the sea, go walking/running and just catching up with reading, crocheting and contacting people/sorting ...
... ticket for 0900 on Saturday morning. Actually the hotel is rather sweet... it's clean, the air-con works and the owner tells us where we can get a good dinner. We set the alarm and are outside the ferry terminal an hour and a half before departure time. Suffice it to say that the experience of getting out of Turkey is an almost exact parallel of the one getting in... but at least Guy is ready for ...
... and a little shack from where they bring you drinks. And the water was heavenly. We were very glad that we had saved time by not driving back down the coast and even got to say hello to a few of the folks that we'd seen earlier in town during our three days in Volissos so far.
While finding Stella's house was not that easy (we could see it, and her, but had a hard time figuring out how to get from one steep hillside location to the next) but we finally did ...