Akti Taygetos Resort
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... beautiful! We spent the better part of 90 minutes going up and down streets, following 3 Greek Orthodox priests to the local church and snapping pictures...dang if we didn't run out of juice in the camera, so Dar (the photographer) got out his phone. This little town makes San Gimignano look big. The streets are maybe two people wide, stone walkways, houses that are easily 3 to 4 hundred years old. Small doors, smaller windows and fantastic ...
We slept a little later then headed to Monemvasia via the Mani Peninsula. The views along the Mani were spectacular with several stone villages set on hills with the sea sweeping dramatically below. Several ancient churches had splendid murals, which are still visible. We stopped long enough to hike up the side of a hill, but when the going got too steep, we decided to play it safe and retreat. We stopped in ...
... now was narrow and in places had hand rails to stop you falling over the steep drops. We passed an area where there were a lot of loose stones and many stone balancing towers, it almost looked like a modern monument or memorial site. The path now was zigzagging down very steeply sometimes steps inter dispersed with cobbles. The river was pounding around great rocks making waterfalls as it split finding different courses down the gorge. We stopped in a ...
The weather is a
little cloudy, but it is close to 70 today. We got up at 8am for breakfast, but
cut it short as Jamie wasn't feeling well. We hung out in the room until 10:30
then went out to see and explore the tiny Greek town. This town had over 40 churches in this small area.
... I remember us sitting in a small restaurant near the harbour and a warm wind blowing- red dust everywhere wind straight from the Sahara desert!
The wind blew for several days , too strong to leave the sanctuary of Crete just yet but on 1st June we decided to leave and headed for the small island of Kythira at the base of the Pelopennese, ...