Travel Blogs from Corinth
... again passing through small towns and villages. This is mostly farming country, everyone seems to drive either a tractor or a pickup. We passed several flocks of sheep, their bells clanging as the eat the grass that grows between the limestone boulders that litter the hillsides. The grass is very green here, it must be the cooler temperatures and higher rainfall. Eventually we started a steep descent down to a coastal village, it's in a small bay and surrounded by steep sided mountains, ...
We walked first to the upper bridge and looked at the canal and watched two boats go through. We then drove down to the dock to get on the boat to ride up the canal and back. It was very exciting and beautiful. It is really amazing.
We then went to a lovely Greek restaurant on the way to Myceneae and had a delicious Greek lunch with meze plates, saganaki cheese and a great Greek salad. Then off to the beehive tombs of ...
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... was the Acropolis, which features the famous Parthenon. We walked up the large hill and made it to the top to take in the scene of Athens below and the over 2,000 years old Acropolis site. I had been waiting the entire trip just to see this site. The Parthenon is dedicated to Athena, however it means virgin in Greek and was later dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Unfortunately, when the Turks took over Greece for 500 years, they had stored bombs in ...
... we went to Cenchreae, the little harbor that Paul sailed back to Asia from, and we had lunch. The Corinth Canal that is there now was finished in 1893, and built by the same engineering group that did the Suez Canal. We then said goodbye to some of the footsteppers who were going home and to Christiana, then went to the airport and flew to Rome!
"Can you help me, please?" in Greek - Borite na me voitheisete?
Other places to stay in Corinth
75th Km Athens Corinthos, Corinth | 3 star hotelfrom $53
52 Ethnikis Antistaseos Street, Corinth | Hotelfrom $66
Vrahati, Corinth | Hotelfrom $94
3 Lanbrou Katsoni, Corinth | Hotelfrom $43
Capitol Hill NE/SE, Corinth | Hotelfrom $85
Kefalari, Corinth | Hotelfrom $51
11 Kentriki Platia, Corinth | Hotelfrom $26