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- Tennis Court
- Heated pool
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Late this morning, after we had packed the car and given up hope of visiting Patrick (Paddy) Leigh Fermor's house, Mary got a call with the green light from the Benaki Museum in Athens. We walked there (half a mile along a public path) and were greeted by Elpida, supervisor of the house and Paddy's caretaker during the last 7 years of his long life. She showed us around (no photos inside) and told great strides with great affection for her old boss. ...
... from our food. We talked about how much some people pile on their plates then leave so much and one guy said that some shipping company in Portugal are now weighing what people waste and charge a certain amount to their account!!!!
Here they have introduced a levy on beach towels on this ship. They swipe your card and if you don't bring the towel back then they charge your card $25.00US. Guess what, there are no towels left lying around!
... and heavenly! €12.60.
I forgot to mention the small dish of anchovy we had. I always love to have one whenever I get to a seafood restaurant. I get ideas and I prepare them at home. The taste was exquisite and the garlic flavor on top added to its flavor. -€7.50.
Fresh fish is served at €50.00 a kilo here, while a kilo of lobsters costs €60.00. The lobster-pasta dish ‘astakomakaronada’ ...
... towards the main highway, and to see where development is just beginning.
There was work to be done at the lemon grove, but that was for another day!
After returning to Methoni for lunch I took a walk along the sea front to see how much erosion had taken place since March and whether any attempt had been made to prevent it.
Rocks, showing where the a past ...
To end our vacation with a bang and to celebrate Haylee's fifth birthday we though we would do something a little different. We plan to return to Pylos and go on a boat tour of the gorgeous bay we love so much. But before I tell you about our day I must fill you in on my night. Remember the big cockroach we found well i found another one in the middle of the night during my midnight trip to the washroom. Yes it's a big cockroach but it was rather uneventful because it ran across ...