Travel Blogs from Lindos
Very beautiful old city and ruins. 300 days of sunshine a year. Visited the Knights of St John castle. We have now visited the 7 wonders of the Ancient Greek and Roman world without really trying! Very warm day again but moderately cooler at 31 than they had 3 days ago - 47c. Sailed to Symi this afternoon, a very beautiful town with colourful houses perched on the side of the harbour. Had to have a banana ...
... were unwilling or unable to survive this gauntlet were offered the choice of paying for a burro ride up to the top via another less-shaded route. Many opted for this though the ride back down for them looked like a suicide mission as the mules who'd plodded up the hill were fairly racing down it.
Upon reaching the top of the path, as the buildings subsided it was true that the views were incredible. The color of the sea in this part of the world, on days that ...
... and lands a big mouthful on me, extinguishing my health. I die a painless death. "F**K" I say as I watch my lifeless shark sink down through the water on my tablet. Dad, Mum, Moya and I were on a plane flying across the Aegean Sea “Seamus put the game away we’re landing soon ok” mum said. I nodded a yes back to mum. Plane flights can be a real pain in the rear end sometimes but not when you have a tablet full to the brim with video ...
... heard previously, that the Greek people resent being forced by major international banks to be required to work like fiends in order to produce riches for the wealthy masters. That is not the Greek way, we've been told again and again. Truly, we've heard this over and over and also met young people living far from the homes that they yearn for in an effort to earn enough money for their families to survive in this new European (economic) Union reality.
... walls in Dubrovnik are many times better than these but we really did get a good sense of the town, tons of great photos of the palace and some minarets from mosques, and were let out on the complete opposite side of town so we got an impromptu tour of some quaint side streets that we had not expected.
The next stop on our afternoon tour of Rhodes was a famous dance studio that was mentioned in nearly all of the guide literature, specializing in traditional ...
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking