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Jul 6, 2009 - Sailing the Greek Cyclades - Sounio (Temple of Posiedon) and Kythnos

The next leg of our trip was designed to try something completely new, satisfy my curiosity for history, and provide the kids with some fun and sun. We had rented a sailboat, complete with a skipper, to sail for a week in the Greek islands. Having never sailed previously, the planning for this journey probably caused more anxiety that any previously. The vast number of boat styles, vendors, skippers, and itineraries was overwhelming. Thankfully our friends Chris and Mary Priebe are sailors themselves and advised we rent a boat larger than...

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