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View from our balcony

Mykonos

April 12th 2015
Sometimes you can’t do it all. I left Turkey with these thoughts as we waited for our flights out of Izmir. We had to be at the airport by 4:30am for our 6am flights to Mykonos, first flying into Athens then connecting an hour later. Touching down we got stuck in line for customs/passport control for an extended period of time. Because it was technically an international flight we had to pick up ... read more
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Greek Flag 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
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14th April 2015

Greek drama
Despite the airline drama, you two were pretty lucky. Another blogger, Gunga, was there the same time as you, and was marooned on one of the ferries [blog=879558], plus the wind cleared away clouds, resulting in some fine photos. I love the view from your balcony! Best wishes with the weather in your next stop--hope your plane doesn't get blown to an unexpected island!
15th April 2015

Greek drama
Yes, we definitely felt pretty lucky especially after hearing what some people were paying to book a next day flight! And it's always such a nice surprise to show up at a hotel and get rewarded with a great view :-)

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