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Jamie Meecham's World Tour
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Started the day with a lie in, then checked out of the hotel, grabbed some lunch. Spent a couple of hours sunbathing by the pool on the hotel roof - changed, taxi to the airport, then 3hrs 15 and back in a slightly colder, damp London. Domus Sweet Domus
Thursday Say goodbye and thank you to our little old lady, have a hot dog in donut batter for brekkie waiting for the speedboat and the 4hr cruise back to the Greek capital. 4hrs later, get a taxi to the 4 star hotel - ah, sweet air-conditioning - spend the evening supping a cool beer at the rooftop pool-bar, can't stop looking at the Parthenon all lit-up - even better view from this hotel compared to the last time in Athens!
Wednesday Up early-ish, saw a lady drop a bag of tomatoes that rolled down the hill - tee hee - then had brunch of pizza. Booked ferry and hotel for Athens the next day, and hopped on the bus to Provatas beach where the rest of the day was spent either swimming in the sea or reading a book in the sun. By the way, everyday the sun has been shining, blue skies, not a cloud in sight, mid 30's....hot hot hot! The breeze being on the coast helps take the edge of th...
Tuesday Up early for the 1hr ferry hop to the next (last?) island, Milos - where the Venus Di Milo came from originally! Our hostess had to call every taxi company in the book - 40mins later a car was booked. Made the port in plenty of time, had breakfast next to the sea watching all the boats and various coming's and going's. Arrival in Milos was a busy time but we were rescued by a cute little 74 yr old lady with a room to rent - she spoke a little Engl...