My wife Karin's adventure continued from yesterday:
So, that was my "Monastery, Lefkes lunch, Mountain Top, Mountain Trail" Day! From 10 - 7:30! A long day, but lots of fun. I fancy myself a "bit" of an Adventure Lady, so came home happy and accomplished! What can I tackle next?"
- At October 03, 2007 6:47 PM B J said...
Hi Michael & Karin
Don't know if this is going to work ...
We are Barbara & Bryn from the UK who popped in to see Michael (last week?) during our two-and-a-bit weeks on Paros (2nd trip in a year). Thank you for your hospitality, and we loved your peaceful idyll.
We are now home and suffering the Paros sickness again (we met an English woman, Katrina, who said that many who visit Paros are compelled to return again and again).
Anyway, we were sory to miss Karin - maybe next time ....
We went for a short circular walk in the countryside south of Naoussa when it was too windy for the beach on Monday. We took a couple of wrong turns - our map was OK but the trackside signs a bit misleading. At one point we were horrified to end up right next to the biggest rubbish tip you have ever seen. The smell was awful and rubbish was being blown hundreds of yards into the fields around.
We read in Paros Life (the foreigners newsletter) that Paros is committed to green policies, recycling etc. It has a way to go!
On a positive note, I learned today that Olympic has just introduced electronic ticketing on the islands. I'll believe it when I see it (bad experience with Olympic yesterday, but that's another story)!
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- At October 06, 2007 8:35 AM MISYA said...
Sounds like a nice place to visit !