Iliada Beach Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... made finding a restroom difficult. The harbor consists of several deep inlets which the locals call creeks. This makes the harbor quite striking and provide a huge waterfront. We drove through the 3 villages, a set of medieval villages all run together. We then meandered through an area that was affected by a giant earthquake and was rebuilt in the Baroque style. Finally at 10 we found a coffee shop to have a refresher, and a visit to the restroom. ...
We headed out of town to Achilleion Palace, the retreat for the Empress Elizabeth of Austria. We had learned about her life when we were in Vienna last year. She built this house in Corfu in late 19th century style and decorated it with Gods of Ancient Greece, primarily Achilles for which the palace is named. We spent a couple of very interesting hours in both the house and the gardens and admiring the spectacular views. Did I mention that ...
... the summer rush was over, but we still found the weather delightfully warm and swimmable. Had a couple of lovely wines on the waterfront.
Rem then brought a bottle of red back to the hotel too!
Fri 10th: Had a lazy day at Sarande READING (well I did) and swimming at another ...
... to Italian churches. We then drove to Achilleion Palace which has beautiful gardens and classical statues overlooking the coast. This was built by and Austrian empress in the late 1800s - and it really was very beautiful. During the war it was used as a hospital and later as an orphanage before it was restored for tourists to view. We drove through the main town and by this stage it was so wet we decided to return to the ship and warm up and have ...
... into the ocean each year!
After viewing the food stock we got to visit the Galley. We had to put aprons and hair nets on. I got Toby & I a hair net. Toby looked at me and said "really?" Ha ha i forgot he has no hair! Oh well he wore it anyway. This part of the tour was a mouth watering experience mmm my favourite section was the bakery! The bakery works in 3 shifts 24hrs a day. I was extremely hungry after seeing and smelling food being prepared. ...