Louis Palazzo di Zante Hotel
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... on his crutches as he felt one of the screws inside his knee had worked it's way loose. He stayed in the car for the ferry trip. We arrived at Sami in Kefallonia and headed straight to the hospital. We were all a bit worried that the doc would have to open his leg back up! We were really thrilled to find Andy smiling and much happier after the doctor had seen him. The screw had worked it's way out so they took it out!! Apparently with minimal fuss through a small incision. ...
The cruise ship stopped at another Greek Island today, but one quite different to Mykonos. We docked at Argostoli on the island of Kephfalonia. It is known for the best beaches in Greece and was made famous by the movie "Captain Corelli's Mandolin" filmed on this island. We had hired a car to tour around the island ourselves but the pickup was at the airport. So we tried to get a taxi - of course they wanted a bigger fare than ours so ...
... it was dirty. There was lots of areas where garbage was just piled really high, and lots of graffiti, and nothing too unique. When we got to Olympia, which is where the Olympics started, we got lucky and it was free admission day. We walked around the ruins and it was fun to see, where different athletes would have done their training. The temple of Zeus is also here, and still has at least one of the ...
... and tsunami which buried the site under about 10 feet of mud. It was the Germans who first excavated the site. They are still working on the excavations today. There were two large temples, one to Hera and one to Zeus. The temple to Zeus contained a very large statue of Zeus made of gold. Of course, that disappeared over the years. We saw where the Olympic flame is lit ...
... us hired a taxi for 80 euro total including his waiting time for us at Mt Olympiad. Our driver was Antonis and he said his tidy looking Skoda taxi had travelled over 1 million kilometres and was on its second engine. He was a million man as he said that Katakolon has about 1 million tourists per year, mainly via cruise ship - there was a second ship in port at the same time we were. We noted that it had a hydroslide that included a clear section ...