Castello City Hotel
Travel Blogs from Heraklion
... not enough. The best has already been created so why try? That voice has silenced my creativity for a long time.
Confession - I am working on a novel. I have been for quite a while, but I often get stuck because that voice is speaking louder than my imagination. I have learned an invaluable lesson here this week - Don't worry about how beautiful something is. ...
... be interested in my writing? I have always looked at writing with the idea that every piece I create has to be a jewel. That is why I have avoided beginning anything. I have learned that those few precious jewels can only be found in among the other stones in a garden or on a sketch pad we are working in. ...
... cliff face that were apparently free housing back in the 60's and 70's. On the other side are tavernas and cafés with some houses higher up. We went swimming and snorkeling, and ate an early lunch: Greek salad, lamb souvlaki, and a grilled mix seafood plate of octopus, prawns, and whole fish. We also ordered two dips/spreads that were similar with on rich with garlic and the other fish roe. (I cant remember their ...
Let me go back to Santorini for a second. I didn't mean to give the impression that I didn't enjoy it or it wasn't worth going. We had a good time and I would go back. It was just a little letdown when you're expecting something and it's not what you're expecting. And the slow ferry not allowing as much time there added insult to injury as we watched the fast one pass us ...
... shore to Heraklion on the north so we set out a route to begin our day at the famous ancient Mycaenean palace and town of Phaestos. Built a few miles from the sea on a large rounded hill, Phaestos was in its prime from between 1900 BC and 1700 BC, or nearly 4,000 years ago. Few written records from that period and civilization exist so there is a surprisingly little amount of information known about the people who lived here. Much of the story that is told there is based on ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services