Korali Garden Hotel
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... socialising and catching up with each other. The people we have spoken to are really friendly and have a good chat to you. The elderly ladies in the street usually give you a big smile and say 'Kalimera'.
We took the little red car and headed off South to look at some temple ruins and some of the beaches. Demeter's Temple ruins were from 500BC with an amazing backdrop of mountains.
We were the only people there and I think we only saw about ...
... more winding roads.
The scenery is quite spectacular and not how I imagined a Greek Island!
At one road junction we came across a Greek man selling fruit from the back of his truck. He came over to the car and was keen to chat with us telling us his wife was from Sydney. He then insisted we go and look at his fruit. He told us he came from six generations of farmers on Naxos.
He kept ...
Naxos was a wonderful choice for our first Greek island experience. With accommodations 150m away from the beach and 200m away from the town's main promenade, we were perfectly positioned in Chora. Caleb's schooling routine now established, he began the day with 1hr "Phys. Ed." With dad on the beach, 2hrs of the R's with me, lunch, and then time to explore before dinner at a seaside taverna. What bliss.
Beyond the town lies greater Naxos: tiny villages ...
... it began to roll but it eased off and we arrived at Naxos on time.
I had phoned Antonios at Liana`s a couple of days ago and said good morning and he asked if I was the famous paparazzi, referring to when I sent a picture to him of his Mum and Dad when we saw them on Sifnos.
He advised that he was booked up from the 8th so, we will have to look elsewhere. Rather surprised booked up this early but, it ...
... and then started coming down again, which was probably fairly accurate being only about 35 mins long. I didnt realise how close together all the islands are - it would be really easy to just island hop for a couple of weeks. Even our ferry to Santorini in a few days only takes 2 hours.
Naxos airport is TINY - you land, get off straight onto the tarmac and then walk over to a small room where the baggage belt is but instead ...