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... on it. The second building was a guards room. There is also a tower with very narrow steps up to the top, within the walls there is an open air theatre which has regular performances in the summer.
On our way back down through the pastel coloured houses that line the tangled streets we passed a huge 18 domed Imaret built in 1817 which was a hostel for Islamic theology students, it us now a hotel. Also close by is ...
... gullies where recently there has been some serious flooding, what is left of the path is very narrow. We took a few photos and headed back, the sun was just starting to set and the sky was looking very pretty at first orange and the changing to a deep red colour. Back at Dream Catcher we drove back down to the coast to find a parking spot. The light had almost gone by the time we pulled off the road onto a small rocky ...
... how deep the water was and I wasn't volunteering to wade it find out, as we were on our own we decided to reverse out and retrace our steps. Back at the main road we drove into Keramoti to catch a ferry to Thassos, one of Greece's greenest and gentle islands. It has sandy beaches hidden in rocky coves and pine clad mountains. As we approached the ferry an official waved us to hurry, the ferry is about to go. We quickly bought the ticket and with 2 minutes to spare we drove on. ...
... and then couldn't remember how to say 'I don't understand I'm English' so he had to look in the phrase book! The man was very patient and waited.
All along the street there was hot water gushing out if pipes into the gully running down the edge if the road, the water is lovely and hot, I can just hold my hand under it without it burning.
The bath is a stone affair, maybe 20ft square with steps leading into it, the water gushes out if an overhead pipe. It ...
... on the beaches at night and drank too much retsina one night and missed going out to the island Thassos which is just off the coast from here because we weren't feeling too good in the morning!
There is a well preserved acqueduct in the town and a huge city wall and fort on top of the hill, overlooking the port and fishing boats. Again there are lots of cafés and delicious cake shops!