Travel Blogs from Gouvia
... and dry moats surrounding the Old Fortress are renowned for repelling countless Turkish invasions.
We also toured the British-built Church of St. George located within the fortress walls with stunning views of the sea.
After leaving the Old Fortress, we re-enter the Esplanade where we saw the famous cricket pitch, a favorite leftover exercise from the British occupation, located on ...
... him off several fines for delay of game, playing out of turn and several other offences.
The following day we returned to Ksamil. Drink, Swim, Cards, Repeat.
Our final evening was again spent in 'The View'. After many rounds of cards I realised they were in danger of leaving Albania without having any raki, so we had a shot each before heading back to the hostel. Once back we started on some drinking games. Looping louie and another card game until we ...
... have been toga wizards, I’ve no idea how they managed to make them look like proper dresses. Drinks, dancing and games pursued. In the early hours of the morning hilarity broke out in our room with Kiel coming back plastered and doing funny things. There is a video of the lot, but im no going to describe it in a public forum where I know my grandparents are reading. Haha. Great night anyway!
Tomorrow is out last half day in Corfu, hopefully not too hung ...
... have a couple with the new groups.
On the way back, the bus got rowdy. There are a few trigger songs that set of this lot. One of those songs came on and it was like feeding time at the zoo. We had people losing their shirts, swinging off the roof, doing he worm down the aisle, it was a party on the bus for sure. Arrival at the pool bar as disappointing, as all but maybe 10 of the other 100 people had gone to bed. Oh well you work with what you're give, and ...
... taught us some of the steps. Greek dancing is traditionally done in big circles. It was lots of fun and the food was really good too. Haven't been able to update much as the wifi has been pretty poor. I'm on a ferry to Venice right now and have had to buy some wifi. Didn't get on the ferry until 3am this morning as it was delayed so got lots of sleep ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMaltezos Hotel Gouvia
Good price, nice staff, good english, fine pool, good location, lot of rental facilites nearby, quite a small room, very good, eat-as-much-as-you-can breakfast, no wifi in rooom, only in lobby, small car park
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