Samos 2-12 August 2010 August 19th 2010 After 27 hours in transit we did not, as you might imagine, arrive in Australia but on the beautiful Greek island of Samos.
We set off from Plymouth on the Megabus at 7.45am. Note to anyone needing to get to London from Plymouth cheaply: the only downside of the Megabus that we could find was that there is only one bus a day does the journey. It is quick (for a bus) at under 5 1/2 hours (both ... read more
Europe » Greece » South Aegean Greece achieved its independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1829. During the second half of the 19th century and the first half of the 20th century, it gradually added neighboring islands and territories, most with Greek-speaking populations. In Worl... ... read more