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16 June 2011

Kefalonia, Greece

Going down

to see

the underground lakes of Melissani in Kefalonia, Greece, where Captain Morellos' Mandolin was filmed. From here it's possible to take a boat ride over the supposedly bottomless depths, and marvel at the bizarre notion that it is fed by seawater which disappears into the ground at the Katavothres on the other side of Kefalonia.

10 comments:

faye said...

An interesting place and it looks
like it would be a cool escape from
the heat.

Hope you have a relaxing weekend.!

Brian Miller said...

oh i am so there...i am all about adventures...great pics...

L. D. Burgus said...

I couldn't imagine where you were headed down that cave hall way. It is an unusual thing. I like all the color of the different boats.

Joseph Pulikotil said...

Hello Valerie,

Lovely photos and very interesting write up.

I was amazed to see the new look Valerie.With short hair and an enchanting smile.

Best wishes,
Joseph

Crystal Jigsaw said...

It looks so idyllic. Those little coves and caves are so interesting.

CJ xx

Dan the Mountain Man said...

Looks like I need to plan a trip to Greece. Thanks for the comment on my Blog. I guess the problem you were having is resolved now.

Akelamalu said...

I've been there Valerie, it's really beautiful isn't it? :)

Pat said...

It sounds so interesting and looks so beautiful! You are a world-wide traveler!

An English Shepherd said...

Great shots :-)

Mr. Shife said...

Nice, nice and super sweet, Val. Are you there to help bail out Greece since they are broke? Hope you are having a good time and enjoying yourself. Take care.