Travel Blogs from Gerolimenas
The small fishing village of Gerolimenas in Mani is perched on the waterside, secluded and picturesque at the same time. It is an exquisite location ideal for a base to explore the area of Mani.
It is 100 km from the city of Kalamata and about 50 km from the town of Gytheio.
Don't expect sandy beaches …
I only left a week ago, and I already miss you so much. I'm still dreaming of the romantic month we spent together, exploring your natural beauty and ancient villages under the endless sun, then cooling off in your crystal clear seas.
With you, it was love at first taste.
I don’t know how I’ll ever find a comparable cuisine to yours, with such fresh produce, local meats, creamy dairy, variety of seafood and ...
Drive south nearly to tip of peninsula. Wild and empty coast with one or two semi-derelict villages, usually high up to be more easily defended. Even if the village is now derelict, the church has been maintained at great expense. Little cove with a few fishing boats. At Vatheo we stop to explore. High up in the hills with a clear view of coast, this is a large Maniot village, restored by Greek government as a hotel then abandoned again when funds ran out. Sad to ...
Okay, so I guess that unleashing some 'woman' and all of her horrible gifts on the world is maybe a little overkill for revenge on Prometheus. Especially after he's just had his intestines eaten out every night for months... But Zeus knows best! If he wants this done, and Epimetheus is stupid enough to fall in love with some woman, then they totally deserve it anyway! Plus what's the ...
... it docked immediately behind us giving the town a huge influx of visitors. After a little debate we decided on a self guided tour after renting a 9 sweater van. The ancient site of Olympia is about 38kms from Katakolon and after driving up there we took a horse and buggy ride around the road that overlooks thef ruins and the stadium. We were a little under whelmed by that and also the museum but it is the home of the modern Olympics and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service