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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... is not over warm as yet.
We parked up at a marvellous lagoon area north west of the Corinthian canal and had a great bike ride around the coast to the inlet, finishing with a tasty fish meal. Huge fish called Gravos.. all of 5 cms long! Octopus in vinegrette was very nice. They would eat their hearts out to see the size of our snapper.
We were really fortunate to see a cruise boat and several other boats traverse the Corinthian canal. Such a ...
... repertoire) and another group of the cats that seem to litter all of Greece and deter Marc at every stop. After a wander through the museum, we were on our way again and just in time to catch a beautiful sunset overlooking the Gulf of Corinth. We wound our way around the coast and over the Rio-Antirio bridge to Hotel Poseidon in Patras. It was astoundingly cheap for the nice rooms and amazing breakfast setting overlooking the pool and sea. We decided ...
... was an absolutely amazing ancient complex that housed a city and a fortress all on the side of an enormous cliff. You will see, I took quite a few pictures. It was also even more climbing than the 999 stairs from the morning. We then made another strategic error by over-ruling Google maps for the shortest trip between Sparta and Kalamata. Apparently Google's re-route was to avoid the highway from hell that puts Colorado's mountain drives to absolute ...
... in the gorge of Anakolo at an altitude of about 750 meters on the slopes of mount Taygetos.
The settlement Koumousta was found the 17th century and it is amazing how it has preserved its form, the traditional buildings, its Square with the marble fountains and the huge plane tree in the center of the square. 5 Byzantine churches scattered around are also in short proximity to the village.
We stop for a glass of
wine at a new restaurant with a huge plane tree and then get in the car and
drive back to the village searching for the bridge.
ACTIVITIES IN THE ROUND
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1. Biking around the village –hire ...