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Traffic

For an island with 'no cars' our roads do seem to get incredibly crowded at times.

The top picture here shows Nikos, king of the three wheelers on a delivery run. These little Piaggio runabouts are quite numerous.... and very noisy.

Below you can see a glimpse of our bike population... would you believe that you can have a traffic jam with motorbikes? I often leave mine at home in the summer, because there is literally nowhere left to park in the town centre!

Although as you can see from the other picture, the width of the high street doesn't lend itself to free flowing traffic....Hey! There's a bit of my sign writing in that picture. Just wait till the school bus (yes, there is one) comes down that road.

Here's another surprising part of the Spetses traffic scene