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... residences for the rulers - but today all was in ruins or in the process of restoration when funds allow. The site is high on a hill and it was a lovely walk from the top down, meandering the rocky paths and through the stone ruins. We had the same guide as to Mycenae - he is the son of a Greek Orthodox priest - so he gave a lot of religious interpretation of the frescoes - which led to a discussion at our lunch about the parents of Mary - and the difference between ...
... at the Greek equivalent of a Best Buy early the second day and were pleasantly surprised by the goat tied outside. I could only guess at how a goat came to be tied outside a Best Buy. Given our late start, we were hungry for lunch before we even reached Olympia. We stopped at a little dinner and had one of our best meals in Greece - Marc's roast lamb melted in your mouth and my swordfish steak was the same with a delicious lemony flavour. The temples, ...
The region of Messinia I am visiting these days is of Rare Beauty and Natural Attractions. Pylos is one of them.
The Deepest part of the Mediterranean.
Pylos is indelibly linked to Nestor's kingdom in Homer but also to the Battle of Navarino, the last major battle ever to be fought with sailing ships and one that signaled the end of Ottoman rule in Greece.
It's many years since I attempted to make the journey from the UK to Messinia in a single day and I allowed for a possible change of plan and my usual stay at Korinthos or somewhere nearby. In fact there are several options after arriving at Venezelos International Airport - including an airport hotel, bus into Athens, or any stop en route via the metro/suburban railway.
I felt well after a smooth flight with Easyjet, went straight to the ...
Each year I like to have a bit of extra clearing done so that there is always an overgrown border for wildlife to flourish, but at the same time, a newly cleared border to ensure that the grove is maintained well. This year is the bog year! After many years of cutting bamboo back a little, it is time to remove it, yet I want to keep other bushes and trees including wild figs, so that the area if not left completely ...
Other places to stay in Pylos
3, Tsamadou Street, Pylos | Hotelfrom $80