Travel Blogs from Tolon
... theatre goers into their restaurant. We eventually stopped at this one road side restaurant with lots of people eating outside. There was a glass enclosure at the corner of the restaurant. Inside, we could see two lambs being roasted on a spit, and two chefs chopping up another on one side. The lamb was juicy and tasty. It has lots of lamb taste that lamb lovers would die for but non-lamb lover would puke on. We loved it. One of the best surprise meals of the ...
... church. This church was built into the rock itself. We went inside the unlock door, but the inside is no different than any other small Greek churches that we have seen. We got out of the sink hole and proceed to drive to the giant sink hole. The giant sink hole was a lot bigger in person than what I saw in photos on google. It takes the shape of an eye and was a quarter the height of the mountain and at least 200 meters at the widest part. We drove to the bottom of ...
... Note: The island we are at now is: Poros. The island we were at a couple of days ago, where Rick and I were trapped on a broken Milena, is Paros. What a difference a letter makes....). Jacques asked if I would mind if his grandson came on board Milena tomorrow for our trip through the Corinth Canal. But, of course, I did not mind. The last time I saw Louis, he was one year old, and living in Paros, when Rick and I were marooned for 5 days. It will be good to see Louis ...
1700 i head back to the boat so Peter can go to the supermarket and buy dinner.I washed up some clothes in a bucket and hung them to dry.
The sky is getting dark and i have heard a bit of thunder, now that the clothes are out I'm sure it will rain.
(there is no public laundry around, i guess everyone has a machine at home)
Pork chops with potatoes and veggies for dinner and a few glasses of wine during and after.
We set up ...
... prisoners, three at a time, were actually allowed on deck to see the canal as they transited and it was with this in mind they we passed back through to the Saronic Sea. We crack a beer on the other side and drink a toast to John's father and think of the hardships he and other POW's must have endured.
Once through we carry on to the sheltered bay of Korfos and put the anchor down just on dark. We have travelled 61 nautical miles today...........a very big day.
Other places to stay in Tolon
Bouboulinas Str. 13, Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $65
8, Karaiskaki, Tolon | 4 star hotelfrom $53
Sekeri 52, Tolon | Hotelfrom $52
Bouboulinas 26, Tolon | Hotelfrom $53
Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $54
Xanthou St 9A, Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Tolon | Hotelfrom $67
Bouboulinas 7, Tolon | 2 star hotelfrom $49