Alexandros Palace Hotel
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... from our apartment we have a great beach, nice for swimming. The water is admittedly cool by Muscat standards but even I have had a good long swim. The area is very nice, good beaches, lots of restaurants and bars but obviously aimed a families rather than the 'young' crowd. Interestingly lots of Bulgarian and Rumanian cars here and I would agree a better choice than the Black Sea. The prices are 'European' though and twice as much as we paid in ...
... of badly pronounced in Russian and Arabic. I spoke Arabic in Turkey and Russian in Bulgaria, it was good for shopping.
Bulgaria has beautiful countryside but I found the towns depressing, all those rotting concrete blocks of apartments and every pavement broken and derelict. The government must be both corrupt and incompetent and it's a tough burden for the population. There has been a massive brain drain, it's the ...
... dinner damo took us to the bar area. There was like 30 bars all around and drinks were pretty cheap. We had a boogie to lots of old school and some new school tunes. Was a lot of fun! The bus driver was having a great time dancing n hanging out. We met a couple of Greek girls at the bar n they were crazy! They were a lot of fun tho. Home about 2am ready for our 7am pick up tomorrow!! Not ...
... 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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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility