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... us to move over so they could hold on. We made them stay on the landing telling them that we'd climbed the gorge the day before and could barely move. She laughed and said, "No comment!"
The maritime museum illustrated Crete’s importance during wartimes. As a strategic location in the Mediterranean Sea, Crete has held many different occupations over the centuries due to various wars. Otherwise the museum was best for the views ...
... without O-Rings), it was our first boat dive, and first dive with people other than just our instructor/divemaster. After leaving our snorkels behind (despite our argument, the dive master was very insistent that we leave them), about 12 of us got on a tiny boat and bounced our way through the choppy water. There’s nothing like wearing your full gear (BCD, Tank, weights, wet suit) in that kind of condition to make your butt hurt! Brad and I rolled ...
... uncovered from tombs (cremation) & all the small artefacts, were handmade of course, were offerings to the gods. So intricate in detail & the gold so paper thin. Women of wealth were depicted in artworks with their hands in the air showing of their jewellery & status....nothings changed has it! The intricacies of design & clasps can be seen in today's jewellery. Your earring that hangs from your ear hangs with the same hook design made ...
... there’s really no point coming here if you can’t eat dairy. It’s magic. I’m not exaggerating. (Insert Brad’s comments: She’s exaggerating)
After a breakfast of, you guessed it, yogurt & nectarines, we decided to chance it and take the metro. On the way to the train, we passed many taxi drivers offering rides. "Strike today, no buses!" (as buses are driving by on the same street) ...
Antonia kindly took us to the local markets this morning. The vegetables are superb.. I know our vision is slightly clouded by excitement.. but they definitely are very good quality as we get to taste now & then. You are so right Manuela...self catering is going to be a struggle to slip back into! There are 2 microclimates here for growing fresh produce.. the plateau in the mountains & the low areas near the coastline....all year ...
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