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Captain’s Restaurant in Mykonos

Eating Out, Food, Travel



Before I made my visit toΒ the Greek Islands (Santorini and Mykonos, specifically), I told myself that I was going to eat ALL THE SEAFOOD.Β  And Greek yogurt (or is it just called yogurt there?). And Greek salad. And taramosalata/tarama (for the uninitiated, it is fish roe dip. Don’t knock it till you’ve tried it because it’s amazing). I’m a woman of my word, and sure enough I ate myself silly on the Mediterranean diet.Β  For better or for worse, at each meal out we kind of ordered the same menu – Greek salad (with a ton of feta obviously), olives, taramosalata, and fresh seafood.Β  Our order was no different at Captain’s, a seaside restaurant we happened upon in Mykonos.

Yes, Captain’s has a menu in both Greek and English, which may turn some people off, but we gave it a go anyway – and we weren’t disappointed.

First, the Greek salad: Continue Reading

Wind and Windmills



When the wind of change blows, some people build walls; others build windmills”

As my wanderlust kicks in, I’m reminded of these picturesque windmills in Mykonos, and the beachside cafe with this prime view.

Happy weekend, everyone! What are your plans?