Tag Archives: Zakynthos

Happy Travel Anniversary to me!

Three years ago, I left Vancouver for South Africa via London, with plans and planes booked to spend time in Asia and Australia, and anywhere else in between.  We all know how that one turned out: I started diving in … Continue reading

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I moved!

A couple of weeks ago it was becoming increasingly clear to me that Zakynthos was not the place to be.  I’d spent 8 weeks sitting in a dive shop doing nothing all day.  I was constantly asked to lie to … Continue reading

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Harbour Clean Up

Today a small group of divers (7 in all) headed into the disgusting waters of Agios Soistos harbour, near Laganas.  There were dead fish, plastic bag fish, bit of plastic chair fish, old battery fish, old motor fish, random speaker … Continue reading

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I’m FAMOUS!

There is a very famous journalist in Greece who is from Zakynthos.  His name is Giorgos Aggelos Georgiadis, and he’s been around the world covering wars, famines and civil unrest for the over 30 years.  He got tired of all … Continue reading

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Diving in Greece (and the Vatican!)

Last week I finally got into the water here in Greece!  First up was leading a nice couple through their Discover Scuba Dive (DSD) experience.  I have always loved leading DSD’s – to me it’s so special to be able … Continue reading

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Pool Dive!

Here in lovely Kalamaki, the weather, and the beach, usually look like this:             Today, the weather looks like this:            The wind has been blowing for the last few days, … Continue reading

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Serenity now

Last night I discovered a fantastic new place.  A place where the hum and throb of voices and music can’t be heard, where the only sound is the gentle lapping of the Mediterranean Sea on centuries old stone, complimented by … Continue reading

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