Greece 2013 – Athens – A Tour Alone


I was Helen-less again today which was really disappointing for both of us. It’s not much fun being ill and I personally don’t find holidaying on my own much fun either. However, there seemed little point not making the most of the day so I set off early for Athens on my own.… Read the rest

Greece 2013 – Crete – The Tour de Aghios Nikolaos

20131001-131257.jpgFor some reason we forgot that we were on holiday and booked up a 18 mile bike ride for today around the island of Crete. OK not around all of it obviously but it felt it at the time. So we met up with our over enthusiastic Austrian tour guide Alex at 8am where we were given our bikes and helmets.… Read the rest

Greece 2013 – Corfu – All at Sea

20130928-150356.jpgWhile we had spent the large part of yesterday aboard the boat it was actually moored all day at Corfu. The appeal of this particular cruise is that it stops at a different location every day with the exception of today which is spent all at sea.… Read the rest

Greece 2013 – Gatwick – Digitally Disconnected

20130929-150331.jpgSeems to have been a long time coming but we are finally away on what is our first ever two week holiday without the boys. One is now safely back at university and the other is left at home working.

This year we had decided to take a cruise around the Greek islands staring in Corfu.… Read the rest