Travel Blogs from Sidari
Went to Corfu today which is the start of the Greek Islands.
It was beautiful. Corfu is the number 1 destination for the rich and famous.
Had a tour of Corfu town and of course did some shopping. Than it was time for
Masterchef as it was off to a restaurant for our ...
We had our final few hours around the pool before heading back to our bungalow for the dreaded packing, mind you after all the travelling we do it really isn't that bad a task and as I pack away I'm already thinking of the next time the suitcases will come out !
We sat on the verandah with a drink watching the various activities on the water as usual, over the week we have noted the various cruise ships through the binoculars as they pull into or out of Corfu Cruise Terminal. We ...
... SUPER-behaved since then! We had our first back anchor mooring, and I was on the wheel. I think I did well, but some people say I hit the beach a little too hard! *shrug* We stopped at a secluded beach and all got in the water with our floating toys. They offered jetskis, wake boarding, tubes and parasailing. It was FANTASTIC!! We then got back onto the boats and headed out for Corfu. Maria took the wheel for some photo ...
Today's port is Kerkira in Corfu which is the second largest of the Greek islands in the Ionian Sea. The ship docked about 2.5 kilometres from the old town so we hopped into a taxi as it was a bit hot to walk the distance. It is a beautiful town with narrow streets and alleyways and lots of shops - especially clothes shops - which gave The Management plenty of places to visit. Of course, she found some clothes to buy while AJG sat outside and people-watched ...
... the other side of the town to the old fort. The city was built on two mountains with the old fort on one and the new fort (still several hundred years old) on the other mountain. It was hot today, it's hot every day but it is particularly hot today and of course we waited until around lunchtime to hike up the mountain. I don't think either of us have been that sweaty since morocco. We had sweat dripping everywhere and there was no shade anywhere! But the views from the top was ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free parking