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... working salt evaporation industry that claims to have Europe’s largest intact
medieval stone wall. I’m somewhat skeptical of that claim, but why does such a
small town need such a big wall anyway? As in Kotor, the wall not only
surrounds the town but also heads up around a mountain for a total distance of
5.5 kilometers. The charge for walking on the wall is quite high and our time
in town quite short, so I ...
... them "good morning" in Portugese). I also spoke with a young couple from Finland.
The voyage took about two hours and we arrived in the port of Hvar. We took a local Bus to the town and were then free until 15:30. One of the others and myself first went up to a large patio above the street to get some pictures, and found a group of photographers taking pictures of a model. They were using some fancy gear, including large reflectors, Nikon DSLR’s ...
... not many people. There is no real city, just a harbour town which you can easily walk from one end to the other in 15 minutes.
So, if ever all circumstances were right to hire a bike, this was it.
Of course I had last ridden a bike on a farm 35 years ago, so there was a bit of learning to do. Trevor assisted in this and we did a circuit of the town first, then Wendy jumped on the back.
I can see why so many young people do it. The freedom to ...
... would have been looking right out to sea directly in front of it. The colours so bright and the background so pretty.
After dinner we did one last quick loop around the rest of the island and got the biggest ice-creams ever. The bus back was a bit of a drag but we eventually all got back to ol' Tessi Kiss and after about an hour of drinking and yarns everyone was in bed as there wasn't too much further you could go!
... two cruise boats in it was buzzing with tourists! We were still amused to see some washing out as in Kotor, for the thousands of tourists to see.We got to our dinner table tonight and had a very pleasant dinner with our travel companions and then went to a Lionel Ritchie Tribute Show. Another good day.
(posting this from Naples in effort to bring blog up to ...