A Visit to Agiasos on the Slopes of Mount Olympus.

A Visit to Agiasos on the Slopes of Mount Olympus.

Despite the exhaustion from the early morning start the previous day, I’m up with the larks. I’m really looking forward to the inclusive breakfast that Hotel Lesvion offers. The first of the trip! Firstly I must say that the mattress at Hotel Lesvion gets a 9 out of 10! It is twin beds pushed together…

Arrival on Lesvos and an Impromptu Trip to Kalloni and Skala Kalloni

Arrival on Lesvos and an Impromptu Trip to Kalloni and Skala Kalloni

The three hour journey to Lesvos was very pleasant – despite being at an ungodly hour. The morning air was quite chilly so I sat in the comfort of the lounge. I tried to get my Seasmiles membership card printed from the onboard terminal but it wasn’t having any of it. Anyway the early morning…

Up With The Sunrise and a Scary Kastro Walk.  So Much for Resting!

Up With The Sunrise and a Scary Kastro Walk. So Much for Resting!

Why I’m up at this god forsaken time, I’ve no idea. I’m here in Limnia to rest and relax but instead of having a lie in (not a word – or two words usually in my vocabulary) I’m wide awake and full of beans! I pull up the shutters to my bedroom and see that…

Farewell Pyrgi – Back to Chios Town – And Fidelina Comes too!

Farewell Pyrgi – Back to Chios Town – And Fidelina Comes too!

I’m packed and ready to leave Pyrgi. In body that is. The soul is another matter. Visiting Chios, the fifth largest island in Greece has been a bit like an island hopping trip – in fact it has been a village hopping trip but instead of the ferries I’ve been using the buses, the odd…