We toasted the stars while sipping champagne on a sandy bay in Corfu. The purple hills which loomed hazily on the night-time skyline were, by day, dotted with olive and cypress trees on this beautiful and surprisingly green Greek island.
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A ship travelling nearby the coast of Corfu has sent a distress signal amid fears of a number of armed people on board. The ship is said to be registered to Moldova and travelling to Rijeka, Croatia. More to follow.
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The sun was most definitely over the yardarm as the young Greek waiter guided our small motorboat and its thirsty occupants into a mooring space on the simple wooden jetty.