The Suez Canal | Day 11 of 104 Day Cruise| Costs $250,000.00 pounds to pass through the canal!
Up high in the mountains on the Lassithi Plateau, in Greece, I found a man making Raki. A local liquor is made simply with grapes and water, using firewood and specially built containers.
10,000 windmills on the Lassithi Plateau in Heraklion, Greece. My winter arrival meant I could only see the framework for the sails removed to prevent damage from winter snow.
It?s a week since I left the USA, and I feel ?at home? somehow. The people are warm and friendly beyond what we know of as friendly.
From embarkation at Southampton, the Aurora sailed five sea days to its first port arriving early at the island of Malta, off the northern coast of Africa.