Ilaeira Mountain Resort
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Went to Cosi beach cafe at mantinia with Nicholas & Mary. Home to eat zucchini slice & spanakorizo. Then nap for Freddy. I went to alphavita supermarket - there are 2 whole aisles of friganies. And a whole aisle of gala nounou. Then went to jumbo - best shop ...
... taking in as much as we can. There are big sculptures along both sides of the hall from the temple of Zeus in the museum. These are set out so you can see the detail from the floor where it would have been on the ends of the temple in the days gone by. Now off to the site…
Wow! There is a lot of site to see… as you walk in the archaeologists are working in fresh pits along the gymnasium on the north side of the site ...
... we have to see. Dimitri seems a good man and loves the place he lives.
Half the bridge is destroyed because of some flooding in the area some years back.
Dimitri drives off and I continue walking having Yianni waiting for me each time further and further up.
At a point we meet Dimitri again who was kind and patient enough to show us the cross road we should take to get to the village. (If I had known that ...
... upper room close to the road.
The huge plane tree’s branches dominate and cover the whole space of the courtyard of this beautiful tavern, and it is cool and cozy out there. The singing of birds and the gurgling of water down by the river banks make the spot magic.
I highly recommend it if you are in the round area do drop by…you will surely not regret ...
... from fresh village eggs which we had fried, to the freshest orange juice. Katerina expressed juice from oranges right in front of our eyes. You see, Laconia prides for its amazing top quality orange groves. We had local honey, fresh olives, cheese and different kinds of homemade marmalades and homemade bread. What more could one want!
DINNER: Katerina prepared for us a simple dish and a salad and we had a bottle of local wine. (Mind ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center