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... overcrowded the UK roads are. As we approached one if the towns along the route we were pulled to the side of the road by a group of police men, one asked for our passports, he looked at them very carefully, then asked where we were going, we told him and he told us it was 90 kilometres straight on, Doris was saying 94 Kilometres, so he was quite close. When we arrived in the valley we drove up a steep zig zagging road to Ambelakia, it's nestled in the hillside. In the ...
... with us.
So, these bad things happen, such as with the car down in the city below, but if you persevere eventually you are rewarded when traveling. Lynn and I have a saying that goes something along the lines of "90% of the battle is in just showing up". We could have bailed out many times this day but pressed on and enjoyed incredible rewards. We were quite sad to have to leave this village the next morning but would love to return some day.
... and our hotel looks really nice and then we hopped on the coach to look at the monastery's which are the main attraction here, if you plan on going to these make sure you wear a long skirt and cover you're shoulders or long trousers and shoulders covered if you're a guy. These monastery's are incredible they are built directly on top of a cliff in a smart decision by the monks so that they ...
... contraption is moved. Alas, we face the climb. When we reach the inside its nice just to be around in the cool calm atmosphere of a working monastery. We have a look around at the various bits and pieces the tourists are allowed to see; of particular interested is the church inside. These structures date from the 13th century in places, so being in and around them in a full state of repair is simply incredible. The church itself is beautiful, ...
... Parthenon was built over nine years and required more than 17,000 blocks of marble which were procured twenty miles away and then brought to Athens and eventually put in place in the building.
The Parthenon was built using the Golden Ratio. Now I know some of you will already know this but I didn't and since its my blog I'm get to write about it. Anyhow the Golden Ratio is if the ratio of the sum ...