The most comprehensive island-hopper's handbook. Detailed coverage of all the island groups from the Sporades to the remote outcrops of the Dodecanese. Listings of the best places to stay, eat and drink, from the resorts of Corfu to unspoiled hilltop villages. Practical details on ferries and hydrofoils, and how to get the most secluded spots. Informed background on history, music, wildlife and mythology.Better outlets often offer a free retrieval service. ... As far as scooters go, the Piaggio Vespa or Peugeot were always more comfortable than mopeds for long trips, but still arena#39;t very stable on unpaved surfaces. ... In the family of true motorbikes with manual transmissions, the favourite workhorses, in descending order of reliability, are the ... Any small spare parts you might need, however, are best brought along, since specialist bike shops are only found in the largest island towns.
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