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We got into Agios Nickolaos [a-yose nee-KOL-as] yesterday evening. It's back north from Myrtos about an hour. It's facing east since it's in the Mirobella Bay even though it's on the northern coast. Today was pretty leisurely with breakfast at a cafe with at 11am for coffee, pastries and loukoumades [loo-koo-mades - rhymes with Padres]. There basically funnel cake balls with honey and cinnamon. Delicious. We ...
... something. Put something out there that wasn't in the world before. If you don't, that song, that story, that meal, that artwork will never exist. If you mess up, oh well. At least you tried. That is something I am learning this week and I hope to pass along that message to my students - there is freedom in failure. Just make sure you get up and do it again.
... just write these thoughts and when the time is up, even in mid-sentence, stop. Go back and read what was written and pick out some words that impact you and write from there. It is amazing. No pressure. No fear. Maybe no jewel but the canvas is not blank and one day a jewel will appear!
Happy writing. ...
... maybe they weren't taken right there or they've changed things slightly. But he didn't remember a certain Dimitri from the late 70's. "There were so many of those crazy hippies back then." We spent a few hours walking around and soaking it in, but I couldn't stay. At least on this trip. A seat in a rental car trumped haggling with a bus to catch back up with only a couple of days left before flying back to ...
... port coming back. They'd be finished with dinner by the time we got back. A slower pace and hopefully enough time to explore the rest of the island. It was breathtaking and gorgeous, and like I said, you don't see that ever day. Ideally I'd be just island hopping all over the Aegean Sea with no time table whatsoever. This morning we're heading south across Crete back to ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Kids activities or Babysitting