Sunday, 23 May 2010

May showers ...

Naturally we always like to say how nice the spring has been, basking in the light and heat of early summer. Then like moths to a candle flame, friends descend for an early summer break

Then as soon as they arrive the storm clouds gather and the deluge floods the island.

Hotel Costas & Mary on the first morning of my cousin Geoff's first visit to Skiathos.

However the island hoteliers were ready for the rains, and by 2pm the storm water had cleared. Everything was back to normal and it was time for lunch on the Paralia ...

Sunday, 9 May 2010