Hotel Sea Side Saranda
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We toured the streets of Corfu Town and then wandered for a few hours more, finally settling in for a lunch of Gyros, ice-cold Mythos and good conversation.
After lunch we walked through the Open Air Market we we saw fresh produce and merchandise for sale by local merchants. The seafood and meat market wasn't open but the lingering scent told us that we just missed it. ...
... of raki.
The next day Dad was up first, shortly followed by myself, but there was no sign of Steve, that was how it remained for most of the day. I tried to warn him against too much raki. I still believe it was a tactical hangover to avoid losing his title at cards!
Me and Dad headed out to the market to swap a shirt I had brought him which was too small. He managed to change it, and still remained below the XXL we had purchased for Steve earlier in ...
Day 3 in Corfu and its great just to be able to sleep in. This morning I go up for breakfast at 9 with every intention of going back to bed directly after. So much for that. Of the 6 people (of 51) that actually made it to breakfast, I was surprised I was one of them. Talking to Shannon at breaky, I decided instead of going back to bed, I would join her on the bus into town and get some more flu drugs and some fruit.
We missed the bus and instead of waiting an ...
... we had heard about earlier in our trip. 40 girls, 5 guys, 2 of the guys were taken and the other 3 were socially awkward, so we had to capitalize on that.
After dinner, we left last, it was clear that both these tours are not party animals. Where our group had polished off all the wine from all of our tables before the mains had been served, these groups had still full and half full bottles on the tables when we walked out. Then it was back to the resort pool ...
The second day in Greece was spent on George's Boat. It was a cruise round the island on a motorboat with several stops to jump in the sea. George himself is a bit of a perv but it's all very tongue in cheek and friendly. Ate a lot of Greek salad and drank some Greek beer, also did a lot of swimming in the sea! Got a good tan going on now. In the evening ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
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