Latini Family Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... be meeting that early when the tour doesn't start until 8:30. OMG...I'm missing my tour! I quickly finished stuffing my things into the knapsack and headed downstairs to see if it could still be salvaged. Well...Bradley...one of the performers I had met during the Dance competition had a little chuckle when he saw my ticket. I had grabbed the ticket for the Istanbul dinner tour which takes place at 7:15 PM on Friday instead of the tour ticket for today. Ha ha ha! He reassured I ...
... of the Peloponnesian peninsula.
So much for the geography lessons!!
It is quite impressive, completed well before the Panama Canal, now starts the history lesson!
Our next stop is Ancient Corinth.
We pass the Acrocorinth on the way. It is a fortified structure on the highest point of the local area. It times of war, locals sought refuge. We learn that the word "Acropolis" is a general term for a high point, usually fortified.
The ruins are again quite ...
... so it would have been a challenging daytrip for our elder passengers anyway.
After Mycenaea, we toured Nafplio, the charming Peloponnesian port town with its elegant streets and shops, nestled at the apex of a vast bay and topped by three castles. In the 1820s it became the first capital of a newly independent Greece and you can tell what pride and character the place has. Only a two-hour drive from ...
... place that was more like a restaurant..but sold taverna and gyro stuff...it was different, I guess. The chicken gyro also had mayo on it instead of tzatziki. Like I said, different. Good, though, of course.
Our next destination was Epidauros (pronounced Epidavros), a sanctuary dedicated to the healing god Asklepius. On the way there I had to throw away some flower petals that I was going to try and dry from Nemea, but they weren't smelling too great and ...
... and mmmm those chandliers, this place reminded me of a palace. We pack our car and went the Akronafplia fortress and took some photos of the views of Nafplio. We then drove up to the bigger fortress, the Palamidi fortress which was built by the Venetians in 1711 and is considered a brilliant design for military architecture. We had a look around, its pretty ************ly anyone around so it was pretty cool. We say goodbye to Nafplio, a town we liked a ...