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- Free parking
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... still in operation, and perfectly maintained with 16th century frescos and artwork inside. Avoiding the busloads of Athens day-trippers you can get some amazing panoramas of the valley, and heart wrenching view as climbers scale the imposing cliffs. That night we were treated to numerous rock climbing movies at the campground, making me feel pretty ****-weak.
The rain joined us for our 7-hour drive to Athens where we realized Greece is back in the land of road ...
... taking posed tourist photos). Gates and turns in the wall created shaded patches with a cooling breeze to help us make it up the hill. I certainly wouldn't have the energy to try and battle my way into the old fortress.
The upper town was once where the rich folks lived, but there is nothing left there except 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.
We decide to stay two nights and mooch off into Gythion for coffee. Once a major port, now large marina and very pretty old buildings by harbour. Little bit of retail therapy for me then back to swim and snooze. In Gythion harbour there is a tiny island which is where Helen of Troy and Paris spent their first night after escaping from Sparta. At ...
... big town, Flomohori where we plan to stop for lunch. On the edge of town I spot a little rusting sign to a beach and we choose to swim first. Down bumpy and very narrow dirt track. Is this a good idea, will the suspension survive? Too late now. Ends at perfect pebble beach in small cove with two tavernas. Get chatting to the only other people there, a group of retired school teachers from Athens one of whom used to teach english. They are great fun, make ...