Grecotel Olympia Riviera Thalasso
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... heard our accents and welcomed me into the store, Robert was already in (she happened to be a good looking blond - Robert didn't notice - yeah!). After being told that the 10 Euro train was unreliable from the Cruise Location Director the night before we asked her about the train, she said the train was O.K, so we ended up catching the 8:45 am train to Olympus (with 20 seconds to spare - what is it ...
... smoking is so acceptable - everywhere, something we struggle to come to terms with. After 10 minutes of waiting I feel sick, there's no ventilation it is disgusting and to add to it, Mac and Julia are being right royal pains, just being kids, but kids with huge attitudes. The joys of travelling with kids hey? It's not all sun, wine & good times lol. Hop on a full bus no 31, split into different languages. 4 English speaking guests - that's us. Head half an ...
... is really good. And the ice cream is a lot better here. We can't miss the ferry tonight. We also met the mayor of Olympia. That was very cool. :) We made it on the ferry in plenty of time. We went up to the top deck, which was the helicopter deck, and watched us pull away from Greece. It's crazy to think that we are already finished with Greece! After that we went down for dinner. We had some fries with salad and a ton of other stuff. After dinner ...
... s and women's shot put competition was held at the restored Olympia Stadium.
Before entering the arena, which is super impressive, our guide, Σταφις (Staphis) had told us that when in Olympia, do like the Olympians. I thought , oh geez me and anything physical just don’t go well together. He told us "men must get naked". Well of course we had the few that started to undress, ...
... the morning to come back and explore the streets in daylight so it wasn’t too depressing.
The next morning after using the hotel gym and sampling the FREE BREAKFASTS (this is rare these days) we took our luggage back into Venice and left it at the cruise terminal, hoping they wouldn’t accidently forget to load it onto the ship. Venice during the day was beautiful but somehow could not compare to the glittering magic of the night before. Crowded with ...