WE JUST came back from a week long break in Spetses. I must admit I was a bit skeptical when my wife first suggested a Greek island for our holidays as all the negative press the Greeks had been getting had got to me as well.
However I’ve found out after 20 years of marital bliss, that when your significant other sets her sights on something she will achieve it sooner rather than later, so what’s the point of arguing and in this case she was absolutely right.
Spetses, is an idyllic island in the Saronic Gulf with less than 4,000 inhabitants. It’s a two and a half hour boat (Flying Dolphin) ride from the port of Pireaus. The island is rich in vegetation and in many areas pine trees descend right down to the shorelines.Read More