Hotel Orea Thessalia
Travel Blogs from Athens
... my camera bag and hell if she didn't have her hand in it. Protocol: We have each other's back. Protocol: I keep my camera bag slung over my head and held at my chest. My bag was sinched up tight so her slimy little thief hands didn't have time to work their way into it. I pushed her out of the way and she smiled at Joanne, said something in a foreign language and rapidly moved away. At this point she and some other people started shouting ...
... room, this is more of a group activity but even still I found it very fun on my own. I would definitely take a school group here, it was fantastically fun and also would be a great team building exercise for the group.
After adventure rooms I went out to dinner at a restaurant called 'Funky Gourmet'. Honestly the most fun I've had eating a meal ever! Funky Gourmet is ...
... from the tourist area for us to try. I'd had a look online to learn more about Greek cuisine and when I came across a dish called moussaka I knew that I wanted to try it. If you can imagine a delicious cross between a cottage pie and lasagne made with eggplant: that is moussaka. I ate it several times throughout Greece because it was just so tasty. We also got a Greek salad to share and it came out, as we found out is common across the ...
... entirely of white marble. The entrance to the Acropolis is via the Propylaea. The Parthenon, was built as a temple dedicated to Athena. It had 8 columns on each end & 17 on the sides. It is (was) massive!! None of the columns are exactly the same height or distance apart and the floor has a slight slope over the length/width of it. This was very deliberate, and was aimed at "creating a central viewing point ( like a ...
... if the tse-tse flies weren’t around. They’re a real pest and a problem you cannot ignore. They bite and carry diseases. For now we close the roof and windows to deal with them. We’re booked in the Serengeti Serena Lodge which sits on top of a hill. We’ve got 2 connected rooms in a hut with lovely views of the plains. Dinner is a buffet and the children over-eat but it’s hard to resist when the food is so good. It’s exhausting watching animals all-day ...
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