Chania and Kolimbari May 2nd 2012 Up at 06h30. I know that I'm on holiday, but there's far too much to see and do!
So, after a quick walk around Chania, I sat down to a breakfast of Greek Yoghurt, fruit, nuts, boiled eggs, fresh orange juice and coffee. This would be my breakfast fare for the next two weeks.
Following another leisurely walk around town (and a spot of lunch), I headed to the bus station, purchased a t ... read more
Europe » Greece » Crete » Kolymbari 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
Having been made an offer I couldn't refuse, I left 30 years of (office) work behind and now 'work' outdoors.
As Nehru so neatly said, we live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Thus, with eyes open and asking questions, I hope to continue learning through experience and travel, as these are as education in themselves.
Happy reading - I shall be happy travelling ...
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