Entries from 'island'

Crete, Greece

Crete, Greece We arrived and didnt realize we had to take a 1.5 hr bus ride to our town/hostel. The hostel had a great atmosphere though and really cheap wine. We made some friends and had some great games of beach volleyball. We explored the town, the castle, and chilled and walked the 5 miles…

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Santorini, Greece

Santorini, Greece The famous island! And it was our favorite. The island is small enough, and gorgeous enough, to hike the entire thing. We did a 3hr hike to Oia for sunset, we hiked to the black sand beach, relaxed at our hotel pool and loved just exploring the streets of Fira. BUDGET: July 18…

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Paros, Greece

Paros, Greece Back to camping, we were right on the beach again and near the port town. We mainly just did the beach and walked the town. We did a brief walk through some random areas but it was mainly rocks and goats… nothing to special. BUDGET: July 15 – 18, 2014 Lodging: $26 Transportation:…

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Naxos, Greece

Naxos, Greece We arrived and had a kitchenette! We were really close to the beach and port town also, in a great location. That night was the full moon so we went out to watch the sunset over the water and the full moon rise over the mountains. That night, Kenny proposed! Following morning I…

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Mykonos, Greece

Mykonos, Greece The party island! We stayed at a camp ground right on the beach that had a restaurant and pool bar. Drinks and the clubs were way too expensive for us. We just enjoyed the views, the beach and walked the coast. Tons of nudists also. BUDGET: July 9 – 12, 2014 Lodging: $80…

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Syros, Greece

Syros, Greece We stayed in a non tourist part of the island, about a 40 minute bus ride. We had a kitchenette so we were able to cook meals. The beach was right outside and it was sandy with no waves. We played a lot of games in the ocean since it was like a…

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Samos, Greece

Samos, Greece We stayed in a smaller port town, right off the boardwalk. The beach was again, a pebble beach. We had the best peaches of our lives in this town! We walked through some ruins, walked along the coast and even did a longer hike to one of the parks. We celebrated July 4th…

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