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... the Island in Myrtos. The stops before Myrtos were unremarkable but the drive over there, in a four hour loop, took in some staggering views and both beautiful and bleak countryside. Myrtos is a small town/large village on the sea and has a somewhat cool vibe as lots of back packers stop there to apparently sleep in the beach (although we didn't see any camping on the sand). Following a bizarre hotel breakfast buffet which included orange cordial, cake, ...
We were welcomed to our Olympos accommodation as members of the family and almost begged to return next year: "we build this place for people like you, not. Just any people, special people". We're thrilled we stayed there at night as no one does really, and in the day, it's a little coach party territory so we were pleased to see it late evening and early morning (before 10), without the hoards. That said, ...
... of the human spirit with evidence of housing, hospitals and schools as those exiled made the most of their time on Spinalonga and lived as normal lives as they could. It is also the only part of Greece that remained unoccupied by the Nazi's as they were too afraid of contracting lepresey. This is a story proudly told by locals particularly now, as there is a growing sense of German resentment as ...
Having read the reviews on TripAdvisor (and we read the awful ones first right?) I arrived expecting a battle axe to greet us, akin to Hattie Jakes' character in Carry on Abroad; large, loud and taking no nonsense from her guests or her beaten-down husband. Well Maria is large, kinda width-wise but as short as the little Krankie but not as, well, cranky as I expected. You can see how some people wouldn't warm to her but we notched up the charm a few points and I think ...
... of the Minotaur and the labyrinth is supposed to have taken place. We're excited to see it. Then after that we catch a plane to Athens. Greece is having some financial trouble right now, so we plan to be very careful to avoid any demonstrations or protests. But we've been told by everyone we've talked to that we'll be just fine as tourists, and will likely not even notice or see anything unusual. We're looking forward to visiting the ...