Grand Bleu Hotel
Travel Blogs from Eretria
... You get so much food on the ship and each night you can either have a buffet or a 3 course set menu in the main dining room (which we have been making the most of!). Also really enjoying the cocktails and drinks package on board! Waking up in patmos tomorrow and then back to turkey in the afternoon. (sorry no photos of mykonos and istanbul, they are on my camera that died so wont be able to retrieve til I get ...
... me asks "which part of Australia are you from?" Wondering what gave me away, I turned to and ended up spending the next 15mins talking to an ex-Aussie from WA. Him and his wife are now residing in Milan but not enjoying it much apart from how central the place is for travel. We had a nice long chat (he realised I was Australian because of the Qantas tag on my bag - lol) while drinking coffee - I think he departed somewhat homesick for Australia.
Finally it was on to ...
... finished with some dessert accompanied with dessert wine, coming from Santorini. (Sigalas Visanto) -9.50 per glass. It combines the sweetness of overripe grapes with the acidity of Assyrtiko giving an elegant and delicious taste.
Milos prides itself on the clarity of its food, following an edict of perfect simplicity to preserve each ingredient’s distinct flavour and nutritional value. As a person who values good food I highly recommend it. It might be kind ...
... took 15minutes to get into Athens.
Rhys was still feeling a little sensitive in the stomach so we walked to Syntagma Square and jumped on the Hop on-hop off bus. We got off at the Acropolis and Parthenon to have a look – wow they are impressive! They are doing a lot of reconstruction work which is great however all the machinery detracts from the overall beauty of the place. As they are on top of a hill we also had a ...
... I would come in the morning and leave late afternoon. Only the mooring with the fishing boats stands out there now just before the entrance by the little bridge that connects the islet and I can say it is even more beautiful than before and very picturesque.(check my photos)
The beach promenade has many palm trees and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking