Saturday, 7 May 2016

Maios 7 - Sunshine ...

Good morning from Skiathos ...

Its wall to wall blue skies and sunshine, swallows swifts and housemartins, are screeching and doing acrobatics over the Skiathiti rooftops ...

Photo by kind permission and © Chrissy Stone
I was tempted to go and watch the hopper land, but stayed content in bed, listening to it pass by. Just as starlings were doing their own version of the dawn chorus. Then the first vicious cat fight of the day, as territorial didputes take place over rubbish bags, in the street ...

Honey and lemon required here, as Greek friends slowly surcumb to the plague, that has affected the 'editor' Seems that those infected with the virus, have two weeks of pain ahead ...

But today I feel almost good again !

SWMBO is doing the hospital circuit in the UK, appointments yesterday, and again today. Its a tough week ahead for us all.

The Skiathos Palace cup continues today down in the bay at Koukounaries. Races from 11am.


I have the t shirt and pass. Fair winds to all those taking part - A great day to be becalmed, looking back at the beach with a gin n'tonic near to hand ...

{Good morning Cape Town}

UK friends, as you know its summer there today, Enjoy it. However as you light the BBQ, its also  #WorldNakedGardeningDay - Be careful you do not confuse the two ...

2 comments:

  1. I really enjoy reading your blog and I will be travelling to Skiathos for the second time next week. It's a lovely island.

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    1. Hi Suzanne,thanks for taking the time to respond here on the blog. I have had a crazy day, more details to follow. Really appreciate your feedback. Skiathos is waiting for you with open arms ;) ...

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