This week I am looking back on one of our favourite trips – 3 weeks island hopping in Greece!
Naxos is known as the island of Ariadne. Legend has it that Theseus dumped her there after she helped him escape from the maze and the Minotaur. She didn’t pine for long as she took up with Dionysus and found happiness on this island. Well I can see why!
Getting off at the port in Naxos, we instantly realized how different this island would be from Mykonos. It is much larger yet because the cruise ships don’t stop here and the airport is basically non functional to major traffic, the island has retained a quiet, agricultural atmosphere.
Upon leaving the ferry, we walked a short distance to the main waterfront area and found another quad to rent. We enjoyed our last adventure so much, we figured this would allow us to get to the hotel easily and tour the island. Leon loaded up the luggage and in his excitement didn’t…
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