Hotel Orea Thessalia
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... enjoyed walking around the walled city. There were several cruise ships in the harbour this day, and the crowds were quite amazing.
SYMI, GREECE. Our 2nd port for the day.
Arrival 5.15pm. All aboard 8.15pm.
An absolutely beautiful island. The houses were built on quite high hills around the harbour and the colours were absolutely fantastic. Our Tour Director arranged a tour of the Island on their very famous Little Train. This was ...
... not doing your duty! Perhaps we should do this for our elections?? The other hill was not only the place where St. Paul is said to have introduced Christianity to Greece for the first time but also the birthplace of the judicial system.
The rest of our tour took us past the New Acropolis Museum and we truly wished we had more time to go inside, even if the Brits (Grant) had stolen all the good stuff!! (There was more then ...
... All they do is hold everyone up and make the impatient ones amongst us more furious. One of my wishes in life is to have enough money to buy up every single "selfie" stick ever made and then break them all. Finally we are up the top and are able to observe the amazing structures built thousands of years ago. Note that this is a great place to stop and take photos! There is a lot of reconstruction and repair work being undertaken, and the cranes ...
... bit but I felt really tired and despite the large lunch I needed to eat or sleep, to the point I felt a bit unwell. We headed back to the hotel and rested for 10 minutes and I found some left over fruit in my bag and ate that and thankfully it wasn't long before I felt normal again and had enough energy to go downstairs and hunt out a light dinner at about 9pm.
We walked around a little and came upon an old Byzentine church in a square a ...
Headed to the Acropolis, it was very very crowded..... impressive - but we have been spoiled by some other ruins seen so far on this trip. The site is certainly majestic - way up high on the hill. Lots of restoration work going on so there was ...
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