Livadhiotis City Hotel
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In many ways, Crete has been the Greece we traveled halfway around the World to experience - while our expectations for the Cyclades were high, they really didn't live up to the billing. Mykonos and Santorini may look pretty in tourist brochures designed to attract people to the islands, but they seemingly lacked character and soul, qualities which …
... to go when I heard some karaoke in the bar next to our villa. I decided to go check it out and my friend Danielle came with me. As we were walking out there we saw through the window they were doing a conga line...so we ran to join in. From here everything I saw happened in less that 5 minutes:
We joined the conga line which went out on to the sidewalk, we did some greek dancing in a row, went back inside as the bartender poured a ...
... turned Selimiye mosque. But it looks like its number of abandoned houses is larger than in Lefkosía, as the Greek-Cypriots call their half.
There is no statuette, no plaque or sign that tells something about this site, and the few passers by are of little help.
"Sorry, no English".
“I don't know”. Surprise in his face.
“It is for ritual”. “Yes, but what kind of ritual?” “I ...
Most of the walled city of Lefkosa is like a Mediterranean village; streets are empty most of the day. Except for the tourist routes. But there are signs of "things that are going to happen or that might happen if you don't take precautions". There are chairs at the side of the road, but what time will someone come out of the house to sit and watch time float by? ...
... 8230;. I already hear the flamingoes from a distance and see several as well but to my bad luck they are not that close as I expected.
The Salt Lake attracts a large number of migrating birds besides flamingoes and the latter form a blaze of pink as they gather in the centre of the lake. Flamingoes are said to be fed with a kind of shrimp that lives in the salt lake.
Everyone says that ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
Conveniently located to Finikoudes, just steps from the action in Larnaca. Very good breakfast is served - excellent selection, and the only complaint is that only instant coffee is served.
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