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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... to take the last ride down the mountain before the funicular stopped midway, broken, for 1/2 hour, with people swinging in the cable car. I would not have been a happy camper swinging up there!!!!! It would have taken a lot of grappa, limoncello and Uzo (probably mixed together) to calm my nerves had I been swinging!! With the increase in cruise ships, all accessing the same ports during the height of the travel season (although we thought the October would ...
... the other islands we have visited so far, the locals were so friendly and everywhere we went we met people travelling who were so interesting to get to know and talk with. Here all the other tourists seem to be here just to get that perfect photo of themselves and don't give a damn about who they need to push out of the way to get that photo. It is kind of embarrassing to see how self absorbed people can act. One girl yesterday was standing right over top of me as we were sitting ...
... by a volcanic eruption around 1620 BC and similar to the more famous city of Pompeii, many of the buildings and artifacts were very well preserved thanks to the volcanic ash that completely covered the entire city. In 1964 the Greek government and some private donors began the process of excavating and exploring the city and they have done a wonderful job providing a really interesting exhibit where you can get an up close view of the ruins. To have the chance to see such ...
... this trip. It has amazing views and sunsets like nowhere else but it is also very crowded and touristy. Also the beaches are more volcanic rock which make them black or red which is pretty but killer on the feet. Our favorite thing to do was to find a cliff side bar and have a cocktail while watching the sunset. We also toured the island a couple of times and even took in a wine museum. Although Andrea had the best time of the whole trip when ...
... ravioli with local sun-dried tomatoes and goats cheese. Add a beet root and walnut salad, a glass of santorini red wine and a walnut and honey cake, and we were in foodie heaven. After dinner we walked the winding streets of Oia again - this time without the shore excursions. It was still pretty busy, but there was a certain captivating glamour that falls over the town at night. Maybe it's the perfect evening temperature and the cooling Mediterranean breeze that ...