Travel Blogs from Lárisa
... to be, Ron and Hilde from Belgium. They have been coming to this camp for 5-6 weeks every summer for that last 8 years, most of the other residents were long term returnees as well! The camp was like one big happy family!!
We hit it off immediately and without hesitation accepted their kind offer of a drink before making camp. Later we joined them (and the rest of the camp it ...
... A little further along we met a young man with his sheep and goats, quite a large herd, with some rams that had very large horns. We waited for them to pass, a couple of straddlers panicked because they were left behind and ran up the banking away from us bleating to the rest if the herd.
The village is very pretty, we dropped down the narrow cobbled tracks that wound their way down the hillside, some of the whitewashed houses with red roof tiles looked as if they were ...
After the crazy first day, I had a more relaxed second day. After a nice sleep it was up and a delightful wee breakfast at the hostel. After that it was time to leave the Little Big House, which was a lovely hostel and I look forward to returning on my last night before I head home. I headed to the station and got the train to Larisa. I added here for a more relaxing day and to break up my travel to Athens. Arriving at Larisa during midday to find it was hot ...
... They lease the
yachts here from a Greek Steptoe like character who just wanted to
potter around in his boat yard and collect bits of string.
Cosmetically he had got his boats looking very nice, mechanically
they were in a state. My first week was spent checking the inventory
of each yacht with the hostess and then finding all the mechanical
problems and snags. So much time was wasted by this guy whilst he
went backwards and forwards to town to buy coffee mugs ...
... the winding forest road we noticed autumn starting to show its signs of arrival in the trees and bushes around us! Which means we have been officially travelling for a whole season now! Some way up we all stopped to have some 'olympus tea'. Turns out everyone hated it except me lol! Always the weirdo hey! :-) We stumbled across a log cabin near the end, which served hot, homemade and fantastic foods! At that height in the mountains it was fair to say it was a bit fresh! ...
Other places to stay in Lárisa
182 Farsalon Street, Lárisa | 5 star hotelfrom $93
14 Rousvelt Street, Lárisa | 3 star hotelfrom $45
19 Papanastasiou Street, Lárisa | 1 star hotelfrom $110
4 Protopapadaki St., Lárisa | Hotelfrom $143
24 L. Katsoni, Lárisa | Hotelfrom $65
31 Augoustou-Ocl, Lárisa | Hotelfrom $53
10 Kentavron Str, Lárisa | Hotelfrom $55