Yeah! Sunshine and blus seas!
Hitch-hiked to Thessaloniki from Sofia in a few hours, and took the bus from there to the beach. Buses are so cheap, and hitch-hiking such an impractical way of getting around, but it was nice to have the adventure and meet some new and interesting people.
Mildka seemed to enjoy it, which is the main thing. But every time I go to Greece, I remember (too late) how boring and repetitive the food is. I love good food, plenty of variety, and interesting tastes. Why does every restaurant have to sell the same things?
My goal of creating the perfect lifestyle gets increasingly complicated when you start wanting things that don't exist in the places that have the environment you want.