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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
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How do you describe a
different country? It's completely new. Not a new state. Not a new place to
eat. It is completely new and incomparable, but I will do my best!
On Monday we left for Thessaloniki. We would leave the city
of Athens by train. So our pack left the Backpackers hostel once again in
search of more adventure …
... the colourful interior, was George's beaming smile. Upon leaving he bestowed a blessing on Pete, probably thinking he was the only one who needed it. We bid farewell, knowing that of the total of 5,000 tourists from cruise ships that day, we were perhaps the only ones to see inside that church. It was then a slightly easier 6 km walk downhill to the waterfront and back to board the ship for an early evening departure south to ...
... receive the Eucharist in the sanctuary, an honor afforded me by one of the priests I befriended. And, I accepted. Slowly and methodically I weaved my way through the throng of worshipers, occasionally nudged from behind with an occasional elbow to the ribs and entered the sanctuary by the door to the right and behold -- I was in! I made it! And, I came face to face with television flood lights. That’s right -- the local TV station had ...
... Starbucks. Frappé was actually invented in this very city back in 1957, don't you know, so it was the real deal. Basically made in the cocktail shaker or something similar and mixed to make a foam. You can find this in any Greek cafe, and of course the streets are littered with half full and empty cups everywhere. We stopped and had one somewhere of course, not quite getting the amount of sugar right... they are pretty bitter, and that's coming from two avid coffee drinkers ...
Let's just say on a couple of occasions when I should have been sleeping the calamari went through me in a hurry. Needed the 0630 alarm. Couldn't make the coffee machine work, not adding to how the head feels.
Suggested at brekkie too much carping re a quick lunch yesterday. The way U'K expressed it, she needed advanced notice in light of the other meals on the trip; really, on an Explore trip? Did say to the BS, U/K and the Smoker that there is not enough 'explore' ...