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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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On Friday we had a little bit of a sleep in then got up and made ourselves Nutella on bread for breaky. We caught the bus into Fira at around midday. It was a pretty quick trip, only about 20-30 mins. We got to the bus terminal and had no idea where we were so we just followed the herd of people heading up the hill. We wandered around for a bit taking it all in then found a little restaurant on the side of the hill with an amazing view overlooking the water. We had the best lamb ...
... the time we got back so only got a few minutes by the pool. Ellen and Glenn ordered appetizers and had folks over for happy hour in their new cabin (Concierge room). David got them upgraded because their cabin had a weird odour. And the cruiseline sent them champagne and chocolate-covered strawberries for the trouble, as well as the upgrade!
Poured rain during happy hour...have never seen rain in Greece before. Think it is following us from ...
... pasta. WOW. Imagine what the long haul will be like?? It helped us relax, as we traveled from Switzerland to Greece, no knowing if our belongings were in tow.
Luckily, our bright, busy suitcase came tumbling out onto the belt when we got to Athens Intl. The taxi line was easily found and the nearby display of what you SHOULD be paying was most helpful! Our taxi driver didn't speak much English, but he spoke speed very ...
... doesn't need me", since it seems sensible not to leave 5 kids in a pool by themselves.......) The food is of course Greek! Excellent bread, usually like French or Italian bread. Wonderful olives and fresh vegetables. We have a salad with every lunch and dinner, usually a Greek salad but sometimes more like coleslaw with a vinaigrette, not mayonnaise, dressing. Our group meals have all had set menus, and far too much food is served. Our guide says this is very Greek too, but it leads to ...
... that the Jason has for breakfast. We walked about 15 minutes uphill to the Acropolis. We saw the theater located just beneath and continued our hike up the rock on which it is located. We had a good view of the Temple of Nike and viewed the different kinds of columns in the entrance building, the Propylaia. We made the climb through the entrance and into the Acropolis where we could see the Parthenon. There is so much construction going on within the building that it’s ...