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... can be seen from there also. We had a walk through the Plaka, the 19th century lanes are crammed with shops, taverns & cafés, very quaint. We had lunch at a Greek restaurant in the street, we were surprised to be sprinkled by a water system as we ate, much appreciated as it was 34 degrees. As we drove around, we ...
Having sailed through the night, we sailed into the Port of Mytilene (Mitilini), Nisos Lesbos, a part of Greece, at around 7:30am. Due to the limited depth of the port and the size of our ship, we had to anchor outside of the harbour. To alight and go into the City of Mytilene, we had to utilise the safety boats to make our way to land. This is called the "Tendering Process" to the coast.
Mytilene is a small coastal city of around ...
Today's port visit was cancelled to high winds and high seas. This was to be a tender port, 2 metre waves, gale force winds and old americans don't mix, so it was a bonus sea day. the crew quickly organised extra activities to keep this small town happy. We kept ourselves busy in the thermal spa, resting and reading. Robert enjoyed watching the relays of ...
... is the big wooden horse. And haven't they got a nice big one at the entrance! Handily this one includes stairs and windows to look out of. I'm pretty sure neither were features of the original given the Greeks were trying to hide from the Trojans. But in Troy you shouldn't let the truth get in the way of a good story. The whole allure of the area is off the back of a story by Homer. Not Homer of ...
... else to link it to anything from Homer's story. Other than the enormous wooden horse they built beside the car park which one can climb into and look out of its windows, which actually turned out to be the boys’ favourite aspect of the site. As for the ruins, you really need to work your imagination to reconstruct every part of the city in your head. Nothing stands in any way that allows you to picture what it was ...