Travel Blogs from Kastráki
Okay, so I guess that unleashing some 'woman' and all of her horrible gifts on the world is maybe a little overkill for revenge on Prometheus. Especially after he's just had his intestines eaten out every night for months... But Zeus knows best! If he wants this done, and Epimetheus is stupid enough to fall in love with some woman, then they totally deserve it anyway! Plus what's the ...
We drove up Mt. Olympus, first national park in Greece (1937). Incredible scenery as we ascended through the mists. Alternating pines and deciduous trees were beautiful. We had hoped to explore the Monastery of St Dionysiou but discovered it had been destroyed by German troops in WW2. However, a few feet away from the monastery ruins we met Demetrius and his friend, 2 guys in their 60s. Demetrius had ...
A long car ride north across Thessaly, the bread basket of Greece, brings us to Meteora. This World Heritage Site is one of the most interesting looking places we have ever been. We're staying in a pretty campground in Kastraki. Immediately to our north and east are enormous rock plutons jutting hundreds of meters into the sky. Some are no bigger around than a lighthouse, with bulbous mushroom shapes, while others resemble the prows of ...
... Most of the travellers were either business people or world wide travellers. Package holidays are not a general thing in France. When you have a country as big and as diverse as this, why would you want to go abroad? Of course the French travel, but there is not the lemming mentality of leaving an island that us Brits seems to have.
The boat is moored in Missolonghi about 3 hours drive from Athens and the playground and final death place of Byron. It was ...
Once more our thoughts turn to the coming sailing season. We have decided to move East by going through the Corinth Canal to visit Athens and on to cruise the Cyclades. Our intention is to spend 10 weeks on board in the spring before leaving Kerenne in Crete while we fly home for the summer. We ...
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Other places to stay in Kastráki
2nd Km of Kalambaka-Ioannina Rd, Kastráki | Hotelfrom $81
Kastrakiou Street, Kastráki | Hotelfrom $47
Kastraki Meteoron, Kastráki | Hotelfrom $66
Meteoron 59, Kastráki | Hotelfrom $45
Kastraki Kalampaka, Kastráki | 3 star hotelfrom $49