In the village of Ronda
With Moonshadow snug in the Queensway Quay Marina in Gibraltar, the Windies and us set off in a hire car to see a bit of inland Spain.
From the Turkish town of Cesme it was a short, eight-mile hop back to Greece and the island of Chios. We slipped away early in the morning before the mighty Meltemi began to blow and we found plenty of space to Med-moor on the quay in Chios town.
All the offices of officialdom were well hidden [...]
With Moonshadow tucked away in Cesme Marina, we organized an early morning flight from Izmir, an hour away by car, to the city of Kayseri in the central Turkish region of Cappadocia. To avoid a very early wake-up call, we decided to head into Izmir the day before and have a look around Turkey’s second [...]
We were picked up by a mini bus at 0530 and headed for Luxor, along with our cruising friends Susan and Ron from Gemini, who would be our traveling companions for the next week. We were on vacation!!! We headed to the town of Safaga where we joined a police-escorted convoy of tourist buses headed [...]