Travel Blogs from Hersonissos
... us to move over so they could hold on. We made them stay on the landing telling them that we'd climbed the gorge the day before and could barely move. She laughed and said, "No comment!"
The maritime museum illustrated Crete’s importance during wartimes. As a strategic location in the Mediterranean Sea, Crete has held many different occupations over the centuries due to various wars. Otherwise the museum was best for the views ...
... in the tiny town of Agia Pelaglia. The town has a few tiny beaches and surrounded by olive and grape plants on the hills. We were greeted in the morning with breakfast on the balcony including home made Greek yoghurt and honey, homemade bread with jams made by 'muma' and plenty of baklava, fruit and tomatoes. After breakfast we wondered down into town to the beaches, and after climbing a few rocks were rewarded with ...
... ve really been diving and was tested on making some decisions underwater. I’ve learned more about what to do, what not to do, and what to say to the dive master before going under.
Brad: I have to concur with Jen on the overall diving experience. Especially after recently snorkeling in Hawaii, in 10ft deep water and seeing 10 times the sealife, and 10 times the colour. The visibility was great here, although it was a fairly dark experience. ...
Tried the Raki...came short of splurting it out! You know the feeling...reading later 80%!!! Made from grape skin & twigs left over from stomping...new meaning of Dregs!
PS now about the Museum: With the help o their large storage urns, began the Trade routes thus standardising weights & measures. With their creative attributes they developed stamps which could be found imprinted on the handles. Most of the exhibits in the ...
... frescoes discovered are housed in the Heraklion Museum and re-productions present @ Knossos. Eva showed us the oldest paved road in all of Europe, that also lead to the oldest theatre in Europe – with box seating for Royalty even! It was a very interesting site and we were glad to have shown up when we did – at sunset. The site was fairly empty at this time of the day, and the heat of the day was long behind us. The ...
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