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Greek Islands Cruise - Mykonos and Kusadasi (on the coast of Turkey)

Cruising around the Greek Islands is a dream for many, and I was really ecstatic I got to fulfil that dream at the end of my time in Europe. 267 more words


After a long year at university, I thought it all too irresistible to treat myself to a little holiday with some of my friends I’d met that year. 326 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Twinkle - The Harbour at Kos

And so the day drifted slowly away into evening until the lights came on around the harbour and the tavernas started to twinkle into life.  Later we walked the short distance into the old town and made our way to our favourite taverna at the back of the cathedral and we enjoyed a simple meal before returning to the hotel for our one night stay before moving on to Kalymnos the next day.

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EU and Greece Turn Backs on Refugees


ATHENS—Thousands of refugees arriving to Greece’s Aegean islands are caught in a dysfunctional reception system and are facing inhumane conditions, the international medical organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today. 507 more words


Greek Islands Quiz Answers

The general feedback on my quizzes is that they are too hard.  This one was about the Greek islands which I concede might be a bit difficult if you haven’t been to them or have a copy of the Dorling Kindersley Greek Island guidebook handy. 70 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Gone But Not Forgotten - Holiday Sandals and a Final Quiz

I had what I called my gladiator sandals since 1999 when I went to Rhodes and they  accompanied me abroad on every single subsequent holiday. By 2006 they were showing signs of wear and were not expected to see through a Greek island hopping adventure. 129 more words


TRAVEL TIP 3 - CHRISTMAS ON A GREEK ISLAND. (Getting the best rate accommodation for a warmer winter. ITALY, SPAIN, GREECE...

Winter Lets in the warm. Spain, Italy, Portugal, Greece…

Houses which were rented out for between 100 euros to 200 euros per day during peak season can often be rented out by the month during the winter. 365 more words

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