Olympia Sun Hotel
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- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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The weather was hazy as we sailed into Crete but as the day warmed up the haze disappeared and we had another cloudless, hot day. We had decided not to undertake any excursions so we walked into the town of Agios Nikolaos to just wander around and take things easy. It was just after 8am when we arrived and most of the locals were probably still be in bed but by 9am the businesses had opened and people were everywhere - and the motorbikes and cars ...
... in Athens. We found the carousel for our luggage because after our Hong Kong trip in 2012 we found out that you do not go to the first carousel you come across you actually look at the screens to find which number carousel your luggage will be on. Then off to find the departure gate for our short flight to Rhodes. On our way we bumped into Susie and Michael Battalis. It is amazing you get such a buzz if you ...
... on Fifty the week before. I could not hold myself back as the second smoker flicked his cigarette end into the blue blue sea. That's because he's a **** said the Turkish man from Brisbane. Yes, Sidney is a lot like Istanbul he said. And of course I always knew he was right. We arrived at Rhodes and where met by a Greek taxi, a Kinky Strip Club advert replacing the Turkish yellow and drove a few yards into the old medieval town of ...
... were ousted from Rhodes in 1522 and exiled to Malta (see previous travel blog entry.)
Getting there required climbing a lot of steep steps, although donkeys were available to take visitors up a different, steeper path, albeit for a fee. There weren’t many takers, even though it was another really hot and humid day.
Only a few of the original structures remain, including some columns.
A few ...
... the owner was very friendly. On the other hand, our gelato was cheap at €1 each! It all balances out! One shop owner was quite happy to bend our ear about Greece's financial woes - "it's all politics, all games". My guess is that he voted "no" in the referendum. We are off to the non-Turkey occupied part of Cyprus tomorrow. We have a tour for six of us booked that is taking us into the hills. I hope it will be ...