Travel Blogs from Rethymnon
This morning we set off for a little beach just outside Chania for a few hours of relaxation before a late lunch at Johnny's aunt's house. Lunch was in the village, and again under a beautiful canopy of grape vines that kept you very cool and comfortable. On the menu was an octopus casserole type dish with olives and a slight BBQ flavored sauce, some grilled octopus, ...
... of this is behind this building of six apartments they own. They rent some out to the US military for those stationed at the nearby Navy base and keep the rest for when they visit from Athens. A beautiful view of Souda Bay. And very nice outdoor grill and shelter type thing to do exactly what we did. Another meal that started past 10, and didn't conclude until after 1. I'm exhausted but had a great ...
... 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.
... be interested in my writing? I have always looked at writing with the idea that every piece I create has to be a jewel. That is why I have avoided beginning anything. I have learned that those few precious jewels can only be found in among the other stones in a garden or on a sketch pad we are working in. ...
The time difference has helped me fit right into Cretan/Greek life. I slept in so I had a light breakfast at the hotel, a good lunch about 2:00 (for those who know me that's way late because I'm usually about to gnaw an arm off by 11:30am), and getting ready to head out for a late evening meal after meeting up with Nick and Lisa and part of his family. I walked around part of the old city today. Towards ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility