Egosthenio Hotel - Porto Germeno
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... doesn’t have money, he can’t read? Fifteen, twenty Euros for a book is ridiculous.” I agreed with her.
-----She told me about the best Greek writer of the last century: C.P. Cavafy. She had me read his poem, “Ithaka”. It included the lines:
“Laistrygonians and Cyclops,
“angry Poseidon—don’t be afraid of them:
“you’ll never find things like that on your way
Today we actually visited the Acropolis. Caleb bought a book with short stories about all of the Greek Gods and Heroes which was good as his interest level in the ruins did not start out too high. It gave him something to do as we hiked in and around the Acropolis - of course then he found out about the crazy myths of strength and battle and was loving the different stories. We began at the Dionysus Theatre where Christine ...
Today's tour is a long one, 8 hours and is the "Deluxe Archaeological Athens".
Piraeus is the largest of Athens' 3 harbours and is its commercial port. We dock and progress to our tour bus.
Our guide, who turns out to be our best guide of the cruise, explains that we will first visit the Archeological Museum, then the Acropolis and then the New Acropolis Museum.
We do a quick tour of Athens. The traffic in ...
... fraught with strife. I had mentioned earlier that tourism was down in Jordan, and this was no more apparent than in our last five days. We arrived at Petra, the ancient city of the Nabateans, prepared for the hordes of tourists, but found ourselves almost alone, our footsteps echoing on the sandstone as we walked through the Siq - the narrow passageway into the city ruins. As we came upon the Treasury, glowing in the early morning sun, we had no one to share ...
... we pulled away from the gate. Then joined the happy line of aeroplanes waiting to take off. Redeeming feature! Our Piraeus hotel is a cracker! Cheap, clean, modern, great service and a cracking dinner in their restaurant! Booked our trip to Santorini and look forward to 8 nights of relaxation! Blog fodder might be difficult to find. Stick with me. I'll think of ...
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