OUT OF THE BLUE, Capsis Elite Resort
Travel Blogs from Agia Pelagia
... of the harbor and lighthouse from the second floor windows.
After meandering along the streets of the old town and the market, we decided to grab lunch before boarding the bus to Heraklion. We decided to test out our new rules for Greek Restaurants:
1) Only eat at cute places. If the restaurant is beautiful, the owners take pride in the establishment and therefore their food.
2) Only order one appy and one main OR ...
... blue water. It was an amazing view, sitting on the cliffs we watched a local catching octopus with a snorkel and his hands...it all felt very Greek! And very different to the other islands we had visited. We'll be sad to leave Greece, but very happy we came and visited a place we hadn't planned! (A holiday within a holiday) Tomorrow we say goodbye to Lucy and Tori who have been a great laugh and company over the past week. Next stop ...
... without O-Rings), it was our first boat dive, and first dive with people other than just our instructor/divemaster. After leaving our snorkels behind (despite our argument, the dive master was very insistent that we leave them), about 12 of us got on a tiny boat and bounced our way through the choppy water. There’s nothing like wearing your full gear (BCD, Tank, weights, wet suit) in that kind of condition to make your butt hurt! Brad and I rolled ...
So much to say, just pictures for now..write up tonight. Starts Neolithic period 7000 BC to the Roman 4th century AD
Just returned from a beautiful homemade meal, with Antonia & Vasili on their veranda, of rabbit, meat wrapped in cabbage leaves, Greek salad with tiny olives the size of small grapes & homemade feta, moussaka, homemade sweets of fruit preserved with honey. As we said the journey is in the people we meet.We have been so ...
... got through security in record time. The only thing slowing us down was Jen’s tablet Pepto-Bismol container. They sent it through the scanner 3 times before finally asking what it was. Not sure the people behind us were impressed! Heraklion (Crete) here we come!
A very quick 50 minute flight brought us to Crete. Uneventful there, except that Brad’s seat was stuck in the reclined position. At least the seatbelt ...
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