Messina Mare SeaSide Hotel
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TripAdvisor Reviews Messina Mare SeaSide Hotel Kalo Nero
Travel Blogs from Kalo Nero
... the 20’s and looked as though the last update had been in the 70’s- had some great décor and I loved the telephone room next to the reception , only ever seen one on the black and white movies.
The reception rooms had big open doors to the verandas , and sea front. Very quiet though – we felt like we had the place to ourselves, guess it is maybe not a tourist destination – but the sea was kind of in a big inlet and was so clear – was lovely ...
10 May 28 - Friday
Breakfast this morning was the usual fare, and it didn't take long afterwards to get my packs organized. Everyone was on the Bus at the appointed time, however our Guide was a few minutes late which was unusual. We learned that he’d been checking on road conditions, and apparently the road that we were to take to Kardamyli had "fallen off the mountain" so we’d have to use a different (and longer) route.
Our new route ...
Closing of camp & reflective thoughts on the season
The season closes at the end of September. There are less than 20 volunteers left at this stage as the work is now at a minimum. At the height of the season we were nearly 40 volunteers at one stage. That seemed very crowded and made cooking quite difficult at times. During nesting and night survey season if you strayed past the kitchen area into the tents you had to ...
Public Awareness – Kiosk & Presentations/Slideshows
As Archelon is a non-profit making non-governmental organization the only funds that it receives are by donations and sponsorships. Part of our volunteer duties meant we had to either sit at Agiannakis Environmental Station or in a wooden kiosk on the beach front in Kalo Nero. At each of these places there would be 2 volunteers who would stay for a 3 hour shift ...
Soon after nesting season was in full swing the night surveys began. Yet again there were teams and beach sectors but the make up of the teams and the sectors were different from Morning Surveys. There were normally 3 people in a Night Survey team – the Tagger, the Restrainer, and the Scribe. The sectors were O North (only part of the O Sector), A South ( the busiest part of the beaches for turtle activity & ...