Travel Blogs from Kalamata
Lazy start before heading over to go through the tourist cave, Absolutely stunning ... Almost he entire cave was done in a 6 person boat over incredibly clear water. Absolutely masses of formations, and because you were in the boat, you felt like you were right up in amongst the formations rather than looking from below.
Left the caves and drove right to the southern tip of greece. Stopped off to look at a couple of churches, and walked up to ...
... on the actual dock, so we decided, with some help from a very nice local) to just park it where we were, rather than try and get back out of town during the evening busy time. Walked up the top of the hill to check out the fort, cooked dinner, then set up our chairs on the dockside. Really hot night because we were parked right up against a building, so no ...
Left late in the evening, as we weren't plannng to go far. Drove south to the next town at Pylos. Parked up in the Marina wandered around town, had dinner, then back to the van. Really nice town - lots of kids and families wandering around the town square in the ...
... and heavenly! €12.60.
I forgot to mention the small dish of anchovy we had. I always love to have one whenever I get to a seafood restaurant. I get ideas and I prepare them at home. The taste was exquisite and the garlic flavor on top added to its flavor. -€7.50.
Fresh fish is served at €50.00 a kilo here, while a kilo of lobsters costs €60.00. The lobster-pasta dish ‘astakomakaronada’ ...
... for a few years yet.
James organised a games tournament one afternoon, sticks , Chinese chequers,ludo, scabby queen and snakes and ladders, all had fun and James won- relief for us all, was taking it quite seriously.
I’ve also got David Attenborough fatigue! James loves the 'life on Earth ‘ definitely covered the animal kingdom this trip.
Wi –fi has been useless , always frustrating, but we got lots of teaching done.
We thought ...
Other places to stay in Kalamata
Navarinou st., Kalamata | 4 star hotelfrom $116
Navarinou str 2, Kalamata | 4 star hotelfrom $87
Mikra mantinia, Kalamata | 4 star hotelfrom $63
26 Aristomenous , Kalamata | Hotelfrom $112
Navarinou Str & R. Rerreou Street, Kalamata | 4 star hotelfrom $80
Psaron 152 , Kalamata | 3 star hotelfrom $118
Almyros Verga, Kalamata | 3 star hotelfrom $82
Navarinou 115, Kalamata | Hotelfrom $74
95 Navarinou- Paralia, Kalamata | Hotelfrom $65
Kalamata-Nayapinoy 135, Kalamata | Hotelfrom $71