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- Outdoor pool
- Multilingual staff
- Kids pool
- Swimming pool
- Refrigerator in room
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... and was reputed to be 110 feet tall and made in bronze. It only stood for 56 years until an earthquake toppled it into the sea in 224BC. It lay half submerged until an (Egyptian?) scrap dealer carried the pieces away on 900 camels nearly 900 years later! The 'modern day' history in Rhodes began when the Knights of St. John took control in 1309 after being expelled form the Holy Land and the Pope suggested using Rodos as their base to harass Turkish communications. As a result ...
So it's three days until I leave home for Athens, 7 days until I leave Athens for Bristol, and 13days 21 hours and 57minutes until I leave England for Melbourne.
Last days in beautiful Lindos.
Have been frantically 'DOING' stuff this week in preperation to leave. I think (hope) I'm finally getting somewhere. Re registering new car in my name, online shopping for last minute necessities, sorting my life out ready to pack in to a rucksack, ...
... back door s to speak of Skala ( took the road to the left of the stairs) and stopped for quite some time at a lovely cafe on a lovely street for tea and internet. We went back to the ship for a bit showered and then headed back for a walk along the shore, with our ipads. More internet and this time a chance to face time with Georges. Dinner on board with two couples who were evangelizing!! Not my favourite meal by any stretch. We skipped the show and turned in by ...
... up to a castle at the top which like many medieval fortresses replace Greek and roman temples and reused much of the marble from the prior temples. The view of the Aegean sea from the top was amazing. The top of the castle had ancient roman rooms. You could take a donkey up to the top, but we were advised against it as some people fall off and get injured. I got a nice linen pants and almost left ...
I arrived in Turkey with a preconception of what it would be like and left with a totally different view. Before I go into any detail I would highly recommend Turkey to anyone; it is absolutely stunning and the culture is unlike anything I have ever experienced before.
My initial plan in Turkey was to go through Workaway and work on a farm on the outskirts of Istanbul, however this did not work out and I ended up working on ...