Grecotel Rhodos Royal
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The weather was hazy as we sailed into Crete but as the day warmed up the haze disappeared and we had another cloudless, hot day. We had decided not to undertake any excursions so we walked into the town of Agios Nikolaos to just wander around and take things easy. It was just after 8am when we arrived and most of the locals were probably still be in bed but by 9am the businesses had opened and people were everywhere - and the motorbikes and cars ...
... in Athens. We found the carousel for our luggage because after our Hong Kong trip in 2012 we found out that you do not go to the first carousel you come across you actually look at the screens to find which number carousel your luggage will be on. Then off to find the departure gate for our short flight to Rhodes. On our way we bumped into Susie and Michael Battalis. It is amazing you get such a buzz if you ...
... on Fifty the week before. I could not hold myself back as the second smoker flicked his cigarette end into the blue blue sea. That's because he's a **** said the Turkish man from Brisbane. Yes, Sidney is a lot like Istanbul he said. And of course I always knew he was right. We arrived at Rhodes and where met by a Greek taxi, a Kinky Strip Club advert replacing the Turkish yellow and drove a few yards into the old medieval town of ...
... The meal was good and the service was nice.
But to be honest, the food on board our ship is better.
In the afternoon, we were driven back to the city of Rhodes for a tour of the Old Town area.
This included a walk over the moat and through the gates of the several layers of city walls built in the early 14th century.
They were so well fortified that they were able to withstand ...
... by the Ottomans - led by Süleyman the Magnificent. They landed in Malta from Rhodes. The Ottomans controlled Rhodes until it fell under Italian rule in 1912. It finally became part of Greece in 1947. In the old town, you can see evidence of all of the various occupants. In the morning, when it was a little cooler, we walked in (literally "in" the moat) and around the outside of the well preserved walls that ...