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Who planned this trip? Another 6am start with us arriving for breakfast before the sun even came over the mountain?! The restaurant in Europa Olympia Hotel is on the top floor with panoramic windows with spectacular views… if I only I could open my eyes enough to focus!!
It is a big day today with a lot of driving for poor Grant. It is a 3.5 hour drive to Delphi then another 4 to Kalambaka this afternoon. (I ...
... it one of the most visited sites of Greece. Highlights of the archaeological site of Delphi include the Temple of Apollo, the Tholos, the theater, the stadium, and the treasuries of the Athenians and the Syphnias. It was great to have a professional guide, Christine, for this tour, as there was a significant amount of information. It was quite the climb up to the top of hill where the stadium was. A few in the group made the trek up, but most only went as far ...
... us to a night with the heater pumped at 32. The next day we wondered the streets of thessaloniki, with a few baklava and other Greek pastries for sustinence, crossing the demolished walls into old town. The view was too good to leave early so we had our first Greek coffee (not as good as Turkish) and took it all in. But this was nothing compared to our next few days in Meteora.
Now stop here - go to our pictures of meteora or even google it - now that you know what ...
Delphi was designated by Zeus as the centre of the world and was the centre of Greek politics for a time, so they called it the navel of the world. It was famed for the oracle of Delphi who would be consulted by the rulers asking for guidance. She was a woman from the local area and what she said was interpreted by ...
... Apollo and then we saw the path where some of the statutes would have been. After the statute area we came to what remains of the temple to Apollo and then beyond that, actually quite a way beyond and up, we came to the stadium where the athletic competitions were held. Delphi is located in the valley of Phocis so the views from the stadium area and all of the way up the path were amazing.
We finished our visit of ...