It finally happened! After nearly TWO WHOLE YEARS of not being allowed out of the country, in September 2021 travel restrictions were finally lifted and we were out of the UK like a shot! Heading for a fortnight’s Greek island hopping. Starting off in Skiathos then ferry boating to the smaller islands of Skopolos andContinue reading “The great escape!”
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Kioni – Kefalonian perfection
We’ve nearly come to an end of our Kefalonian adventure, from way back in 2019 (when we were allowed to travel – sigh) And there’s no better place to end than in the picture postcard perfect Greek paradise of Kioni. Its glorious waters are just too tempting and we both have a wonderful splash aboutContinue reading “Kioni – Kefalonian perfection”
The beautiful little island of Ithaca plays a pivotal role in the Greek classic The Odyssey, but it’s still as wonderful in the present.
I am a lucky wife as my marvellous husband treated me to a birthday cruise to the pretty island of Ithaca. Of course, if there is a boat to jump off, then he will hurl himself off it!! And here is our first glimpse of pretty Ithaca as we sail into the capital of theContinue reading “Birthday cruise”
Let’s take a little break to enjoy another beautiful Kefalonian beach. So much turquoise water and white sand.
During one of our trips around the island we encounter, AKA get stuck in the middle of, a flock of greek goats. These furry little blighters surrounded us! We had to give up and wait until they flocked past.
Red sands at Xi beach
Red sands at Xi beach and an airplane buzz!
Lighthouses and lunch
Lighthouse and natural phenomenon at Lassi. Kefalonia
Today you’d be forgiven for thinking we’re coming to you from the wet, windy wilds of North Wales but no – we’re still on the sunny holiday island of Kefalonia! We headed up to the summit of Ainos mountain known as Monte Nero (Black Mountain) during the Venetian period due to the presence of theContinue reading “AINOS MOUNTAIN”
Myrtos Beach and Argostoli
Back to enjoying the gorgeous scenery of Kefalonia from way back in 2019 . . . here’s the view down to Myrtos Beach. It’s a long way down to the incredibly choppy beach where the man loses his prescription sunglasses – and sight!! Check out the vivid blue of the very rough sea behind meContinue reading “Myrtos Beach and Argostoli”