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... br> - You cannot flush toilet paper due to the pipes throughout Turkey and Greece. I have to admit sometimes I forget out of habit!
- In some places the water is safe to drink, but it is easy (and so cheap) to buy bottled. We can get 1L for about $1 most places. Why is it so expensive at home?!
- If you want to eat at a sit-down restaurant, be prepared to be there a while. Nothing is very fast and the waiters don't really rush you except at the beginning when they are ready ...
... disliked tour groups this entire trip you would think we would know how it would be, but I think we just had high hopes because we wanted to see Meteora so badly. The tour group was probably the last one we will ever do because we don't like going at someone else's pace and not getting to go where we want. A little about Meteora - it is a group of monasteries that were built into cliffs high up. Several are actually still in use. One in ...
... anarcho/vagrant squat in Thessaloniki. And on time, too. Because my rash investments in immigrant/emmigrant proletarian working class heroes from Romania (and Poland) has left me Euro-cent-less. Ok, I had 4 Euros in bank account and 10 Turkish liras in cash. More than enough to last a lifetime in Thessaloniki or other (substantial) Western European city. Punk and rock-and-roll concerts. Libraries and university caffeteria. Oh, the sweet street life!
... the road should be.
Backtracking and weaving over train tracks, then a doubtful dirt tract, we finally found the main road. As long as the water’s on our right, we’re heading the right direction, so no worries about getting lost.
Thrilled to see a wide shoulder along the road, we took it. But after a few close calls Brian noticed that cars were driving in this ...
... Morea, Frederick Cooper and others), it was clear where the village and kastro of the medieval town would be located - but we decided discretion was the better part of valour and we would not tackle another mountain in the full heat of the day! Better to leave the Santomeri range for a more out-of-season exploration, and we noted that there were rooms for rent in the village.
Explorations concluded for the day, we headed back to the campsite via ...