Travel Blogs from Ammouliani
... so in the weekday it was empty and indeed we only saw a couple of players.
Apart from lazing on the beach, eating fish and visiting the local mountain villages I can't say we have done much. Amazingly we encountered our second folk dancing festival, this one for the Whit holidays. Of course being non-religious we didn't know it was Whit. Tomorrow we drive across Greece to catch the ferry to Italy and we are hoping for a quiet drive on Whit Monday.
... and amount of beautiful woodland was a testament to the rainfall.
Once into Greece the driving was much easier and you could set the cruise control without fear of pot holes. We arrived in Neos Marmaras in the early evening and settled into our self catering room with a large balcony over looking the sea.
Now sitting on the balcony, drinking Turkish Raki, over looking the sea, 25C, cheers.
... met in the lobby for a short walking tour around the city. It actually looked a bit **** at first but as we walked around it got much nicer. We past some ancient roman ruins which were very cool. Damo (our guide) then showed us good places to eat. We had a delicious Greek meal but always had ppl and kids coming over to try sell us stuff. It was just like Thailand! Was pretty sad for the poor ...
... wifi for a change, but still the shower is not attached to the wall! Headed into town for a look around. Had lunch at a place that looked pretty popular with the locals - pita bread with kebab meat, tomatoes, sauce, mustard, onion and chips. These seem to be pretty common over here and taste pretty good - who would have thought to put chips in a pita! Went for a walk up the hill to the old castle, it was a ...
Good hearty brekky of bacon and eggs today - a great way to start the day! Said goodbye to Ian and Jess who are leaving the tour today. A four hour drive to Meteora. Checked into the hotel - one of our nicest ones so far. Rooms of 2 (even though Dan tried to trick me that it was rooms of 8, because I was asleep when the room list went around.). Checked into the hotel and then went up the street for a ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet