Nissos Thira Hotel
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... up pistachios, almonds and other nuts and then completely
saturated in honey. It is pure happiness in a box. We split a piece while
sitting at one end of the cliff looking back over Oia. It was one of those
“doesn’t get much better than this” moments.
When we arrived back at the base
of Fira we found the donkey station and a man led us to a lineup of 5 or 6
donkeys. In Greek he babbled on and gestured at which donkey we could each ...
... led indirectly to the collapse of the Minoan civilization on the island of Crete, 110 km (68 mi) to the south, through a gigantic tsunami. Another popular theory holds that the Thera eruption is the source of the legend of Atlantis.
Santorini is essentially what remains after an enormous volcanic explosion that destroyed the earliest settlements on a ...
... the cable cars, and he assured me they were just fine; "No accidents." Jack reprimanded me for worrying too much again. And off they went.
Mark and the kids enjoyed their outing very much and insisted that the cable ride was not scary at all and that donkeys are far more comfortable to ride than camels.
We did some more touring of Santorini in our little car and saw some great views. Jack asked ...
The owner of our place made a booking mistake by telling us we could have the place for 4 days. We were starting to feel like we'd seen most of the island after 2 1/2 days, so we negotiated a deal where we'd take a midnight ferry the night of the 15th and he'd let us check out late and shower in another apt. before we left the island. He threw in a bottle of wine from ...
... I of course don't get anything !!!
Back by bus to the apartment, and had our champange lying around the pool. Very nice !
Dressed for dinner at a nice restaurant in Fira (a bit more expensive this time). This was described as a gourmet Greek restaurant, and the food was beautiful, although, llike last night, it was sitting in a plate of oil. Teresa had the whole fish, and the waiter had ...