The Margaritas Beach Resort
Travel Blogs from Agia Marina
... crystal waters of the Ionian Sea!
Agios Nikitas beach
A small picturesque village which has one of the most beautiful beaches of the island and is about 14 kilometres from the capital. The area in recent years has become well known and the beach every summer is filled with people, of course, not unfairly, as the natural beauty will astonish you.
Picturesque fishing village situated about 30 km from ...
... from the classical period. Our tour ended with an opportunity to see the Panagia Paregoretissa, the 13th century church whose central cupola is considered unique in the world of ecclesiastical architecture. The stacked columns and Byzantine-inspired artwork was quite the sight and a wonderful place to visit.
Then a drive back to the ship and lunch at the Terrace Café.
We left Preveza at 1 p.m. ...
... of Ithaca and it took him ten years to get back home from the Trogan war. Next stop was the Papanikoli Cave were the greek submarine would hide in WW2. Our last stop was cruising around Skorpio island. This island belonged to Ari Onassis, who was the richest man in the world then. His son Alexander died in a helicopter accident. Skorpios island is now owned by a Russian billionaire.
The next morning we left Lefkada and stayed in Patra for one night.
We set off South to a Atoko Island. This is a small island which stands on its own, it may be small but it is very high. It is only possible to visit this island by private or chartered yacht or motorboat. We are lucky..
We have passed this Island many times intending to visit, but the anchorage in the Summer usually has about 20 other boats anchored. This is too busy for our liking, so we ...
... with Puppy Ben taken last year).
Then we walked further down Nydri High Street, to 'Upside Down George's' Restaurant. George used to be a circus performer doing acrobatics. He is very much a 'showman' in his restaurant. He welcomed us with opened arms saying 'have you missed me', and of course we say 'yes', and when people walk by on the roadway, even if he is serving at tables, he will shout to them that he loves them and ...