- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
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Saw Mykonos and it's lights glide past at 2.00 am when we got up to look out our balcony! Slept well and awoke at 5.30 to see the sunrise over Patmos as we dropped anchor. Buffet breakfast on the stern deck and onto a tender to the little port. Here we boarded the bus and up to St.John's Monastary atop the highest hill on the island. Built like a fortified castle to repel pirates about the 10th century the monks could pour boiling oil down ...
Anne, the fearless, said she wouldn't take us into, or let us venture into the narrow little back lanes of this island - she said we would never find our way out again. Oh she of little faith but apparently some experience. The lanes were built to confuse the pirates and enemies of old and it is a rabbit warren apparently. Maybe she is just a wise tour guide ...
We began our day with a visit to the convent of The Convent of Evangelismos (Annunciation) built by the hieromonk Nikiphoros who was cured from the plague after praying to St. Luke the Evangelist. It was a beautiful building and we visited yet another Greek church - women are supposed to wear a skirt or if they do not have one, they can take a wrap around skirt that is provided. Of course, I was at the back, taking photos and did not ...
... the cafe and drank lemonade and watched the water.
During our stay in Leros, there was a bushfire. We noticed the smoke and there were a lot of water planes, but the bush fire didn't bother us. One day, my Mum was driving to town, and she hit and damaged the side mirror of another mans car. Everyone came out of their shops to help Mum, because the man she hit, was not very well liked on the Island and was always double parking his ...
... then they will have had some exposure to the final book of the New Testament, namely the Book of Revelation. There were a lot of sermons droning on about it, all being listened to (or day-dreamt through) while sitting on hard wooden pews as the sun shone outside, the afternoon was full of promise, and, really, it was almost time for lunch. Being in the cave where the Holy Book of the Apocalypse was written by Christ's disciple John in ...