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TripAdvisor Reviews Galaxia Hotel Metsovo
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... Road signs are written in the Greek alphabet as well as normal writing, making it easy for us to read. Not so in little towns. The locals have NO English but at the tourist sites they have some English. Kastriki is in the Meteora area. Huge sandstone rocks left behind after the water disappeared 34 million years ago. Hermit monks built monasteries on top of these rocks to escape persecution. They were hauled up in a basket and rope! There are ...
... was a real person
Trying to remember names, smiling and nodding
But I couldn't kick the grin from when you'd gone and kissed me quickly in the kitchen...."
... by hitting the talanton which is a block of wood that monks hit with a hammer to alert monks for service. We couldn't take pictures inside but the church is decorated with different scenes of Jesus Christ and the many scenes that are depicted in the New Testament. The dome is decorated with the gospel writers Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Then we we made our way to the next monastery, Agia Triada, meaning Holy Spirit. But before we got there ...
... super excited making revenue of 1.50!!
The beauty of this place has to be seen. Words are difficult to describe it or at least in my words. The rock formations are amazing and I can't wait to visit the monasteries on top of the cliffs. Our hotel is very nice. Nothing flash but the service is impeccable. I understand why it gets great reviews. The lady at the front desk, Apostolia, helped us in every way and also suggested ...
... at our hotel in plenty of time for yours truly to feel like he's wasting his life if he doesn't attempt to climb around on some of these rock formations before dinner, and he is joined by a couple of buddies (the aforementioned Brian and Danny) who feel similarly. The following account may be disturbing to some viewers-snark has been added to protect the guilty.
Our adventure started innocuously enough: a grueling run up a steep road to a ...