Tag Archives: Crete

After thoughts…

This blog is a copy of the written journal I kept on our trip to Istanbul and Greece, Sept/Oct 2010.  Four of us travelled together most of the time including myself, wife Debbie, and our good friends Richard and Kathy.  Daughter Chrystal and her … Continue reading

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Pictures!

All of the pictures from this trip may be viewed at: http://s1030.photobucket.com/albums/y364/Jim_Morrison2/Istanbul%20and%20Greece%202010/  The pictures are stored in date order from the start to the end of the trip.  The itinerary is as follows: Sept.24 to 28, Athens Sept.28 to Oct.05, … Continue reading

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Oct.12.2010, Rethymno to Iraklion, Crete and beyond…

0830  sunny, mixed clouds, 22 C.  Boy – was it windy last night!  Let’s hope it blows itself out before our boat ride tonight!  Kathy is peeling a tomato right now, making a rose. 0930  Luggage out, 1000 check out.  … Continue reading

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Oct.11.2010, Rethymno, Crete, Happy Thanksgiving!

Yes, it’s Thanksgiving Day in Canada, a holiday.  Here it is sunny, mostly blue sky and 22 C.  1030 mailed postcards to Mom and brother Ron .72E stamps.  Typical morning breakfast.  No internet news from the girls – sent them … Continue reading

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Oct.09.2010, Rethymno, Crete

0800  cloudy, light showers.  Up, shower in the amazingly small bathroom, brought in the laundry from outside, breakfast is scrambled eggs, cereal, toast, plum, dried date, coffee.  Internet connection is down in the lobby, can’t check on Chrystal and Lindsay … Continue reading

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Oct.08.2010, Rethymno, Crete

Cloudy, windy, blue sky patches, 22 C.  Up at 0800 this morning.  Breakfast in the suite.  Then Richard and Kathy and I went to the Turkish steam bath on site.  Ahh!  Hot steam – I couldn’t breathe.  I don’t know … Continue reading

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Oct.07.2010, Rethymno, Crete

Cloudy, overcast with occasional blue sky patches.  I was a bit upset last night.  Woke up at 0100 – 0200 with upset stomach.  Took some Alka Seltzer.  Then I couldn’t go back to sleep because my back was sore and … Continue reading

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