Travel Blogs from Parikia
31/01/14 - So as for accommodation, I'm not sure where we will be staying just yet. Once we can book our passes with Busabout, We can then book all of our accommodation through them.
Our Island hopping tour, for us, is going to be about relaxing and getting ready for our massive 5 month trip! I'm sure we will have a few nights of drinking. But I'm not a massive drinker anyway, I will prob just stay out partying without drinking.
... nights before traveling to the next place. You can chose to move on with the group to the next island or stay a couple more days and hook up with the next Busabout group coming through.
It's been so fun to travel with a group of people who are just looking to have a great time. It's also been nice to not worry about scheduling ferries or figuring out how ...
... more running to this museum or that cathedral. It's time to spend my days beachside and my nights eating delicious Greek food followed by maybe a little too much drinking. Then wake up and do it all again.
Looks like life in the Greek Islands is going to be pretty rough ;)
... got to the taxi stand. We need to use the bathroom desperately so we head to the bar across from us. To use their bathroom, we need to buy something. So Ange buys a round of shots for us. It was straight vodka. Gross. We shoot them down without a chaser. It was disgusting. Jackie and I decide to order a chaser. So we get a drink each and head outside to the taxi stand & join Jo and Paige. We spend about 45 minutes waiting for a cab and it feels like ...
... to a bar at the edge of the harbour - it looked like a white version of
Klute (a small old house)! The waves crashed against three sides of the
building and there was a outside decking area where you could get some
fantastic 'fresh air' - so windy you were nearly blown into the sea! We seemed
to invent a form of table surfing....(do not try this at home!). We befriended
an old man who we fondly called the 'seadog' and became the subject of ...