For the Love of God Where Can I Buy Some Pegs! Leros – July 2001

Here is another Blast from the Past from July 2001 - a trip that took me to Rhodes, Kalymnos/Telendos, Bodrum, Leros, Nisyros and Tilos. My boyfriend at the time and I took turns in writing a diary entry and this is an excerpt from the Leros part of the trip. Apologies for the low quality … Continue reading For the Love of God Where Can I Buy Some Pegs! Leros – July 2001

Early Morning Walk to the Leros Windmills

When I arrived on Leros a few days ago, the taxi had mistakenly taken me to Pandeli.  The upside of this was that I got a glimpse of the Leros windmills sitting majestically on top of the hill.  Today I'm going to refresh my memory of them from 18 years ago, so this morning I … Continue reading Early Morning Walk to the Leros Windmills

Over the Hill to Lakki

On my second day on Leros I decide to walk to Lakki.  Now I do remember Lakki because all those years ago we had to catch our ferry from there to our next destination and I remember it’s very distinctive Italianesque architecture.  The bus does go to Lakki but I still haven’t worked out where … Continue reading Over the Hill to Lakki

Farewell Arki and on to Leros

It is time to leave Arki.  My hosts Stami and Niko are still on Patmos so I arrange to pay for my room with Niko’s mama Georgia.  She phones Niko to translate.  I have 250€ in cash that I put aside as there is no cash machine on the island and no way to make … Continue reading Farewell Arki and on to Leros