Navigating the roads around the island of Mykonos is an adventure in itself. The roads are super narrow to start with. Then add huge buses going in both directions, some blind hills, locals, and tourists on rented atvs and scooters who have no idea where they’re going. No wonder the guy giving us a ride from the airport warned us not to rent an atv. … Continue reading Europe 2014: The Roads of Mykonos
It would seem that traveling can be compared to getting a tattoo. Once you start, you just can’t stop. (That’s what they say, anyways.) (Although, I got my first and only tattoo 3 years ago and would be completely okay if I never got another one). Anyways. I totally understand the travel books that claim, “You can’t see Europe in one trip”. You really can’t. … Continue reading Bitten By The Travel Bug.
Hard to believe we’re in our final European destination: Greece. We finally pulled the shorts and bikinis out from the very bottom of our backpacks. It’s a wonder they weren’t dusty–sitting down there for so long. Our first impression of Greece is the overall friendliness–even to tourists. The bus driver from the airport offered to bring us right to our stop, and then an older … Continue reading Europe 2013: Relax. It’s Greece.