DIARY: Came in sight of Island of Crete at 8am. Entered Suda bay at 9.30 am and dropped anchor. Skipper went ashore for orders. Crete is a mountainous island as are all the numerous islands in the Greek archipelago. Cania is chief town, then Suda comes next. Left Suda at 7pm for Moudros.
Souda Bay, Crete today: