Found most of the sights quite easily, but where do they grow all those oranges?
We walked for miles in the Ionian sun, Saw breathtaking views and had such fun, But at the hotel to which we staggered, We had to admit that we were knackered!
Strange rocks, geysers and thermal pools, Deep canyons with thundering waterfalls, Sulphurous vents that really stank, Hot water without a hot water tank, A very old Saga about Erik the Red, And his recently rebuilt homestead, Active volcanoes which are overdue, Shrinking glaciers where once they grew, Long place names like Eyjafjallajökull, And fjords which […]
He had just spent a week, In the land of the Greek, Taking a peek, At the ruins. They took photos with phones, Of some tombs without bones, And piles of stones, At the ruins. Though their guide said a lot, There’s some he’s forgot, ‘Cos gosh was it hot, At the ruins!
“To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive, and the true success is to labour.” drive! Robert Louis Stevenson (almost)
They say an army marches on its stomach …
The art of conversation … ignored …