- Multilingual staff
- Hot tub
- Smoking rooms available
- Breakfast Available
- Refrigerator in room
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... by the European autumn rather harshly. After crossing Taksim Square three times to find our hostel (worst street signs!!) with only a fragile, wirey umbrella in hand, we arrived soaked and cold. After drying out somewhat at the rooftop bar, we once again took to the streets only to find a sea of abandoned defunct umbrellas and the rain still pouring. We probably would not have bothered if only for one rather interesting realisation I had crossing Taksim for ...
... Persian War at the museum.
After that we drove to Lamia to visit Dad's Auntie Vasilia. She didn't speak much english, but she made us yummy chips and kept trying to feed us. We ate chocolates and watermelon as well. We stayed for a couple of hours and then hit the road for Thessaloniki.
... the runners could practice for the Olympics but I tended to focus on more of the natural views of the mountains, Mt. Parnassus. Once we were done with looking around at the ruins, we took a look inside the Delphi Archaeological Museum. The museum had fifteen rooms that included items from 15th century BC to the 4th century AD. What was the most interesting part was seeing ...
... Arachova. The temple and complex here is again nestled into the side of the mountain where it enjoys light from the East in the morning (not quite full sun) and light in the evening. Which sort of goes against the laws of the early religions, but this is Greece and they did most things first, and it is an oracle’s place.
We have enough time this evening to see the temple of Apollo which is circular in the bits that still have complete ...
... in half of the exhibits, and wake up early the next morning for the other half, avoiding both the crowds and the heat of the day. So far it has worked perfectly!
Late morning it was time to leave Olympia. We said our goodbyes to this quaint little town and loaded up the van for our trip to Delphi. We enjoyed a beautiful drive through the countryside. Around the halfway point, we reached Patra and crossed over to the mainland ...