There is a quote: "Happy is the man, I thought, who, before dying has the good fortune to sail the Aegean Sea" And sailing across the Aegean sea to reach Greek islands is certainly one of those checklist stuff we read everywhere "100 things to do before you die"
We were in group of three and have been backing across Europe from last 40 days. Divided continent in 4 phases: Northern Europe (Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark), Central (Germany, Czech, Hungary, SLovenia, Slovakia, Crotia), Southern (Italy and Greece), Iberian (Spain). We were in our 3rd phase i.e. Italy and 3 Alexanders were in full preparation to invade Greece.