Olympic Star Hotel
Travel Blogs from Amarynthos
... for Krystal and I to share and pay part of the costs. It was a modern studio apartment with a double bed and a fold out sofa couch.
We were all desperate for a warm shower that we didn't have to spend half an hour after washing draining the water. We all also had huge amounts of dirty washing. So we freshened up then went out for lunch. Jason had arranged with some of the others from the boat to meet at ...
... some great conversation discussing cultural differences between Greece and North America, and travel stories from other destinations.
As we enjoyed the end of our meal and conversation with Barry, there was a bit of a disturbance on the street. The other restaurateur adjacent to Marco’s, was walking up the street yelling at Marco egging him on with a chair. Shortly thereafter – Marco snapped, ran at the other man ...
... no sign of deterioration. We walked around the white marble stands, walked and ran the obligatory lap around the track and even walked up the tunnel that used to house the athletes, and now houses a replica torch and banner from every modern Olympics ever held.
Finally, after our time in Athens we could say with some form of authority that we knew what makes the Greeks such a great bunch of people. Pride. It came down to that one simple word. The people of ...
... It really brought the buildings of old archaeological site of Delphi to life and inspired the imagination. The sanctuary would once have been an amazing sight. My favourite piece in the museum was a large sculpture of guardian sphinx that once sat upon a 20 meter column. After a fascinating few hours gawking at the museum, we treated ourselves to a lunch out. (mainly so that we could ...
AN EVENING MUSICAL EVENT IN AMARYNTHOS
Summer is at its best, and different events take place throughout the country this time of year. The island of Evia where we live gets really crowded especially during the summer months because it is indeed a very beautiful island and has so much to offer to the guest.
Those who can afford it of course and when they can, they take ...
- Swimming pool
- Free parking