TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Maxim Platamonas
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... where thousands more watched it - live - from the comfort of their homes.
It was truly spectacular and worthy of bragging. Unfortunately, it was pouring rain outside. So much so that the relics were not carried on the shoulders of military personnel throughout city neighborhoods as is the custom of today’s holiday. But that’s ok….I have enough to absorb and process for a long time.
Tomorrow - I depart for ...
... t speak English with relative skill. Someone just
learning would say, “How are you?” or “How are you doing?”
Our guides took it upon themselves to order our food for us
and I was happy to let them. So far they had not steered me wrong, and with my
new refined palette, new foods give me no trouble. As each new plate made its
way to our table, my own personal plate became more and more full. I couldn’t
get enough of ...
... out. :-) Now time for a massive BBQ!!! Nomnom!!! The local beaches around us were spoiling us as some were sandy and some pebbled, some deserted and some cafe filled. Spiolt for choice! We decided to head for a beautiful pebbled beach lisa had seen in photos and had a picnic! Simon and lisa built a huge fire and made all walls around it using the stones. The stones on this beach were amazing! If we still had wallyvan with us I'd have loaded it up with rocks! There were tons ...
... around each floor and then made my way to the next one, eventually finding my way to the top. The view was, of course, beautiful (I am seriously running out of adjectives for amazing/great/beautiful/impressive), and I hung out at the top before we had another bit of lecture.
Our next and final stop (with the kids from Diamant's group, since they hadn't been able to make it on the day that they ...
... jars of ‘weeds’ in the kitchen along with boxes and boxes (and jars) of funny colored pills everywhere.
We also found (included but not limited to):
- The key after 30 minutes of searching
- Sleeping for 2 (not 6)
- 1 spoon for 6 ...