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- Continental Breakfast
- Airport Transportation
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... on the hill over looking the Port and City. We arrived at the top around lunchtime and instead of opting to lunch at one of the many Tourist cafes, we walked a bit around the corner and found a nice little place run by a guy and his 2 daughters, with the wife out the back cooking. Despite Ashlee's warnings to us about over ordering, we kept Mumma busy, and the food flowed. From the lookout we could see this magnificent ...
... Two red-cross volunteers intermittently sprayed rose-scented water on the glass and wiped it free of lipstick and hand-smudges from those who venerated the relics. Roses, baby-breaths, carnations, flowers everywhere. Enormous bee-wax candles flickered with hundreds of small ones. It went on & on & on for hours. Deacons, robbed in royal red cloth sewn together with gold thread went in and out of the sanctuary, proclaiming petitions ...
... to miss that,
so I immediately jumped out of bed and ran to the lobby. There I found the rest
of the class and my two teachers who were now the leaders of the group. These
teachers were Brady, quirky as usual, and Eleni Koutsafi, my studio professor.
The two of them had done their research and found a happening restaurant in the
heart of the city. Not only was this place overflowing with music and people,
it seemed that not a single tourist had found it. ...
... He was assassinated by one of his body guards. His grave which was in the traditional style was under a tumulus, i.e. a mound 12 meters high and 20 meters long. Digging down, Andronicus came first to the other things that were cremated with Philip and then to the tomb itself. It was unopened so all of the gold and treasures were present. Philip's bones were in a gold box called a Lamax that weighed about 7 pounds of 24 karat gold. On the skull was ...
... already, Greeks are big on their meat. It's hard to find any kind of meal that meat isn't the primary dish. I'm taking a Greek Folklore class in which we are learning about the different festivals that take place during this time. It's really cool to actually see them happening as I'm learning about them. It gives a new twist to the whole hands on experience.
We also treat dressing up for Halloween much differently than they do here. The ...