M for marvellous Mongonisi….

The A to Z challenge has reached Day 13 – the half way mark.   I’m surprised I’m still going!  A bit late posting today, as I’ve had s glorious time with my grandsons in Southsea.  We went to the play park, fed the swans, walked to the pier, had fish and chips for lunch, played on the arcade games, had an ice cream, then threw stones into the sea.  What could be better than that!   Back to it – M is for ……. Continue reading

This little Greek Island is full of goats! – L for Levitha.

A to Z challenge

Half way between Amorgos and Kalymnos in the Aegean Sea, is the tiny Greek island of Levitha.  It is mostly cruising sailors who know this island, as it is a good ‘bolt hole’ if the weather is bad, as the various bays Continue reading

How many Greek islands begin with the letter ‘K’?

Go on, have a guess!  Or scroll down to the end of this post for a list……
We’ve sailed to at least five Greek Islands starting with ‘K’, but there are many more. This is a memory from about six years ago, when we sailed to Kithnos, in the Cyclades….. Continue reading