Walking in Greece

In Greece we are walking in a really beautiful and green area called Zagori. We will walk a route which should take around 8 days. The houses are made from the local rock and don’t look like other Greek houses at all.

First stop in Tsepelovo

First stop in Tsepelovo

Town square

Town square

Dead thing

Dead thing

Vikos Gorge - 1000 metres deep in places

Vikos Gorge – 1000 metres deep in places

1100 steps the only link for the village until 1973

1100 steps the only link for the village until 1973

The area is famous for it's beautiful stone bridges

The area is famous for it’s beautiful stone bridges

 

The walk the monks took to meditate

The walk the monks took to meditate

 

 

Amazing what a bit of EU funding can pay for

Amazing what a bit of EU funding can pay for

Cotswold cottages with a stinking great big mountain range behind ...

Cotswold cottages with a stinking great big mountain range behind …

Which way is it?

Which way is it?

Spot the refuge ...

Spot the refuge …

My first experience of a mountain refuge, and possibly my last given the general grumpy Ness of the host and the number of rules he employed. Dick head.

 

 

 

 

 

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