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... s what happened a very crowded weekend, in Halkidiki. I could not find a five star hotel to stay and by chance I chose to book a room at Alkyonis Hotel! I have to admit that I was pleasantly surprised!
Alkyonis Hotel is a three star hotel of very affordable prices!
It is located approximately 200 meters away from the sea. From ...
... group performed the famous, traditional dance of "zeibekiko" everyone was truly excited.
The night ended with European dances, for those who love to keep on dancing!
The Greek night at Secret Paradise Hotel & Spa was a wonderful experience that I will never forget! It was a live journey in the tradition of music and dance of ...
... so in the weekday it was empty and indeed we only saw a couple of players.
Apart from lazing on the beach, eating fish and visiting the local mountain villages I can't say we have done much. Amazingly we encountered our second folk dancing festival, this one for the Whit holidays. Of course being non-religious we didn't know it was Whit. Tomorrow we drive across Greece to catch the ferry to Italy and we are hoping for a quiet drive on Whit Monday.
... Annie clearly did not get on with Bulgaria but I had much less of an issue with the country...C
Once into Greece the driving was much easier and you could set the cruise control without fear of pot holes. We arrived in Neos Marmaras in the early evening and settled into our self catering room with a large balcony over looking the sea.
Now sitting on the balcony, drinking Turkish Raki, over looking the sea, 25C.... cheers.
... time at the gym and spa then by night we enjoyed our drink at the elegantly decorated lobby.
We decided that it was worthwhile to return and enjoy all this with sunny weather too and get a chance to enjoy the sea too!Final Realization: To people who love or need a small outing and change of scenery, weather is never an obstacle but maybe an ally and opportunity of a different sort of experiences!