Monthly Archives: June 2014

First of the squalls!

Our first stop in Khalkidhiki was on the middle peninsula finger of Sinthonia- Porto Koufo, as we had been told that the first finger of Kassandra was not as attractive and probably not worth the visit unless you were heading … Continue reading

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Skopelos to Alonnisos and North

The island of Skopelos has been the highlight of the tour so far. It is quieter than Skiathos and the island is very fertile with vines, olives, almonds, pears, citrus and plumbs. The town itself is on a steep slope … Continue reading

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North Up The Evia Channel

  In red is our route to-date from Messolonghi to Skopelos island. The plan to go North before the Meltemi sets inĀ  (strong Northerly winds which blow mainly from June to September at its strongest in July and August and … Continue reading

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Port bound in Corinth

Monday of last week we tried to leave Itea- oohps not a good idea! From full sail to double reef in a matter of metres, then a hasty U turn to the safety of the harbour- to get her strapped … Continue reading

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