Grecotel Olympia Riviera Thalasso
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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First port day is Katakolo, which is a small port town, that is 35 km away from Mount Olympus. Up early, room service breakfast at our bow window overlooking the Mercedes Taxis and the Bug buses arriving for the schmucks that pay 80 Euros for the round trip. We were off the vessel thinking we would have a walk around the town and find Coffee and Wifi, walking along the port shops and storekeeper who is ...
... work. Beautifully detailed sculptures and bronzes as well as numerous terracotta artefacts and mosaics can be seen. On our return to the ship we again met the lady we helped. Many hugs later and we were heading to the pool. Another big day in paradise, but we had a special gala dinner ahead. All passengers were requested to dress in their finest outfits for dinner tonight. Everyone on our table looked absolutely fabulous !!!!' Life on board is ...
... people pushing and barging. We head to Squok Club on Deck 12 to book the kids in for dinner. It's formal night, Rod Stewart is the entertainment, not the real McCoy but someone singing his songs we think. So nice to have a dinner together, still not alone, but without the kids, as much as we love them, will be SUPERB. Guessing Mac will be asleep by the time we pick him up. Kids head to waterslide - they've been chomping at the bit to get there! And we get there and ...
... Here in the 8th century BC, the first Olympic Games were held and even the non-sports fan would be moved by a visit to this site. The grounds are almost park like and very peaceful, even despite the racket the cicadas were making.
The first Olympics were held as a peace treaty between Sparta and Elis and it ultimately became that all Greek states could participate in the games provided ...
... beggars. I thought they were greek families having hit on hard times . Greece, so far, seems to be struggling , more so than Spain . But a very beautiful country and seems very relaxed so far. Lots of lemon and olive trees. The campsite is lovely , set in the hills above Olympia town . The site is opening for the season for the first day today but the grounds look immaculate and the owner is lovely. She is only 1 month from having given birth ...