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... was built to lock the Minotaur in. Today there is just some stones and other pieces of rubble but from what I imagined I think the palace would be really impressive especially for something that was built 4000 years ago. Unfortunately a British archeologist, Arthur Evans, in the 1900's found it and tried to recreate the palace how he thought it should be. Modern archeologists now think he got it a lot wrong. At the villa we packed our bags because we are leaving ...
... Minotaur in. Today there isn't too much left of the palace. There are some parts of the palace still standing though, and, from what I saw, I think the palace would be really impressive. Unfortunately a British archeologist, Arthur Evans, in 1900 had started to excavate the ruins but he tried to recreate the palace how he thought it should be. Modern archeologists now think he got it wrong. Then we went back to the villa and packed our bags ready to leave ...
Up and out for breakfast at Agora: potato and greens omelette, grilled mushrooms, fresh fruit and fresh orange juice. Great breakfast given we were worried we wouldn't find anything other than pastries. Walked to Laura Ashley to but blue and white tiles. Then home to finish packing. Minolas came just before 12 so chatted to ...
... taking off from the harbour side runway at Haifa then straight over the med to Crete. The planned route was around 600miles, more than than the 520miles direct due to requested airways route. There were headwinds predicted so I fuelled up with extra fuel, as there were no options between Israel and Crete for landing short for topping up.
The flight itself was rather dull and the headwinds ...
We had an uneventful flight from Athens to Heraklion. Our travel agent had arranged for our hotel to pick us up from the airport but, when we arrived no-one was there. A very helpful Greek man phoned the hotel for us and, after waiting 30-60 mins, our driver arrived. (We were very impressed at how friendly and helpful the Greek people were!) The hotel staff were extremely apologetic about forgetting us and gave us a complimentary bottle of ...