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... young Paul Turner was a grunge band, not a place or a state of being. Planning for all of this had been on the table since January for an August departure. I was pumped.
In June of that year, I had to pick up the phone and make a horribly difficult phone call. "Hey Andrea, it's Paul. I have some bad news. I'm not going to be able to go to Greece with you. I'm really, really sorry". The fact of the matter was that on the eve of my birthday (May 5th), I had ...
... mansion has been transformed into a stately guesthouse with public areas off the bedroom .. Our most luxurious splurge of the two weeks.
We ate lunch and dinner in the same restaurant in town because the food was so good. The owner made homemade Greek Tzatziki which is yogurt, garlic and a cucumber paste. You can put in on bread, dip meat into it or just eat it with a fork … it's that ...
... the nearby neighborhood of Mystras. The current Sparta was rebuilt in the 1830's by King Otto from Bavaria - he was a fan of Sparta - but it is a bustling 19th and 20th century town now without much reminders of the illustrious Spartans except a large statue of King Leonidas. Mystras, about 4 miles from Sparta, is a very important site of the Byzantine Empire - and had a golden age until the take over by the Turks in 1460. What is left today are the remains of several ...
Up early to drive to Kalamata's Wednesday market, an hour's drive away. Pete has very kindly agreed to let dogs out so we leave them at home in the cool. Fantastic and enormous market, fruit, veg, cheeses, eggs, fish and meat. Some outside but most under cover in vast ...
... gorge to the small town/large village of Kalavrita in the mountains. Kalavrita is considered important for several reasons, including being thought of as the home of the beginnings of the fight for independence in the 1820s and, sadly, the site of a brutal massacre of the townspeople by the Nazis in 1941.
From Kalavrita we continued up through mountain villages and down into narrow valleys stopping for a lunch of ...