Travel Blogs from Sivota
... car for about 3 minutes when we started to be buzzed by hungry horse flies. The females need to feed on blood in order to lay their eggs and Charlie and I were going to be their picnic. We dived back into the car and went another location which had no trees and lots of gravel but we were attacked again and we ended up havering a picnic in the car while the horse flies bombarded the car.
Meteora literally means 'middle of the sky' it's an area of amazing ...
... could proceed without the presence of those pesky bread crumbs.
Last night it happened again, with military precision. Each table mat raised and tapped on its edge to relocate the crumbs to the table cloth. Then in a sweeping movement of his arm our waiter removed every single crumb from the table.
While one may feel that such attention to detail is unnecessary and the presence of a few crumbs hardly impacts on the ambience and enjoyment ...
Hi all, promise pictures tomorrow. The ship doesn't have a good enough network to allow me to do that.
We are at Dubrovnik, at a WiFi restaurant and have updated all entries with photos. We will upload the pictures from today in Dubrovnik.
... close to land and reached by going across a walk way. Back in town we caught some of the local folk in the traditional costumes of Corfu.
They looked wonderful.
Here, today is a public holiday to celebrate unification of the Islands in this area. We caught a snippet of a band playing and marching through the old town.The wifi connections in the restaurant and at the port entry were woeful so nothing has been posted today. Then ...
... euros each. A conductor greeted us as we arrived at the bus stop and helped us with directions. Great service. Why did Melbourne remove conductors from the city trams ??????? Travel Tip 20 - Take time to meet and talk to the locals when visiting a new city. Their stories bring the local history to life. We left Corfu with a good sense of the simplicity of life on this beautiful island. Another great day in ...