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... young Paul Turner was a grunge band, not a place or a state of being. Planning for all of this had been on the table since January for an August departure. I was pumped.
In June of that year, I had to pick up the phone and make a horribly difficult phone call. "Hey Andrea, it's Paul. I have some bad news. I'm not going to be able to go to Greece with you. I'm really, really sorry". The fact of the matter was that on the eve of my birthday (May 5th), I had ...
... of Brontochion Monastery was completed around 1310 where an order of nuns still live today.
The frescos in Peribleptos Monastery date between 1348 and 1380 and are very rare surviving late Byzantine cycle, crucial for the understanding of Byzantine art.
We spent the night at Pyrgos Hotel of Mystras in the same room that Ray Fiennes had slept when he toured the ancient site. ...
... is that it is about size of ... say.. Chatham. We had lunch at a souvlaki/giro fast food place. We bought a souvlaki with pita, a giro with pita and a 1L coke for about 6.5 euros. We drove to our hotel in Kardymili afterward. It's a very small town that caters mainly for European beach goers. We are now in the outer Mani region. We made a stop here for one night before heading into inner ...
... tiny town streets and around hairpin turns in the mountains.
From Delphi, we traveled across the Rio Antinnio Bridge into the Peloponnese. This area is about the size of Wales or Massachusetts and the bridge linking it to the mainland is the world's longest multi-span cable-stayed bridge in Europe.
To begin to appreciate the ruggedness of this area, we traveled by narrow gauge rail up, up and up through the ...
... the evening and it is exactly in front of the reception desk.
ARRIVAL: We had a warm welcome upon arrival. Korina showed us to our room and also showed me around a few rooms to get a picture of what other rooms looked like. Katerina cooked for us a simple meal in the evening and Dimitra helped a lot with her precious tips.
ROOM: It was a well-appointed 2-storey apartment with the bedroom on the attic. On the ...