TripAdvisor Reviews Kanellakis Hotel Kiparissia
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... property for vacationers so it is very well appointed and feels like home!) Work has gone well. Mike has learned a ton of new skills like how to trench, build concrete walls, run irrigation lines, plaster and even install a fire place. I have just been painting but I don't mind as the house sits at the foot of a mountain with a great view of the sea. Rod is happy to teach Mike all he knows about construction while Bernadette feeds us better than we eat at home every meal. The weight ...
... That's like the one of coolest things ever". I can hear the saying now ... "THIS IS SPARTA". Well. I practically said that to my teacher, the other teacher, and the tour guide just laughed at me. They said Sparta is for your imagination,
it is nothing now and barely was it's just a sight now...Wow, heartbreaking to me, haha!
So we're heading off for a 3 hour trip to Sparta, first with 2 archaeological sites on the way, also coffee and iced ...
... is my grandfather's brother's wife (his sister-in-law); the house she lives in was my great-grandfathers and where my grandfather grew up.
We didn't stay overly long as conversation was impossible. She spoke no English at all, and my Greek is limited to ordering beers and asking for the bill - neither expression appropriate at this time. So we sat there in silence for a while, and she would periodically pick up a photo and show me a member of the family, and try ...
Big driving day today with around 6 hours on the road. Main archeological site visited today was Olympia which is the most celebrated sanctuary of ancient Greece. Dedicated to Zeus, the father of the gods, it sprawls over the southwest foot of Mount Kronios, it became the most important religious and athletic centre in Greece. The sanctuary at Olympia flourished from the 10th c BC to AD 426, the year in which the Emperor closed all ancient sanctuaries. It's fame rests upon ...
... in an olive beach
looking over the beach. Coincidentally, we are SURROUNDED by watermelon
farms, which is my favorite food in the entire world if you did not
know : ) We have gotten a couple free ones already and there will be
more to come.
We are on our own for breakfast and lunch, but dinner is cooked by
two campers (the campers are on rotations for everything). I have
cooked three times now and EVERYBODY loves my food. I was even told ...