|Mountain Top View of City|
The site of houses clinging to the hill sides enticed me to climb higher and higher up the slopes. Eventually I emerged on top of one of the seven mountains that surround the city. Notwithstanding the intermittent rain showers, the views of the city below were so memorable that I resolved to talk Mary Anne and Wendy into enjoying the same scene.
Having discovered a steep cable railway at the summit, I took the easy way down to see where I would emerge in the city - it turned out that the lower terminal was only a few hundred meters from the boat.
As a captain and ship's pilot, Helge was able to give us lots of pointers on safe navigation along his coast as well as many ideas about the most scenic and wildlife rich areas to explore.
As always, there is much ahead of us to see and our boat is not fast. So, after too short a visit, we reluctantly leave this beautiful port to see what lies ahead.