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- Free High-Speed Internet
- TV Channel One Russia
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsHotel Pelops Olympia
brilliant air conditiong nice bathroom and beds really frieendly owners and a delicious breakfast make sure you go there
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... birthplace of Zeus (others thought it was Mt Olympus - many miles away in northern Greece. The minimal remains of the Gymnasium is next - here the athletes trained for a month before the games - gymnos means naked - which is how they trained and competed. The center of the site was the Temple of Zeus - almost as big as the Parthenon. Not much is left except earthquake rubble - and we needed to imagine the 40 foot statue of Zeus - one of the Seven Wonders ...
... little time at the Piano Man (not so good) and then bed, ready for our excursion to Katakolan tomorrow in 31 degree heat.
The "Nieuw Amsterdam" is a very beautiful ship in the Holland America Fleet. So easy to find your way around, with lots of cosy bars and lovely deck areas. Lovely comfortable ship.
... audio system. We checked in to the Hotel Antonios at 6:30 and were welcomed with Ouzo and nibblies which was nice. I won't say too much about this hotel as nothing could compare to last night's. Dinner tonight was preceded by a cooking class at the nearby Touris Club and after a sumptuous meal there was plate smashing and greek dancing where everyone was involved. It was a great night...the Greeks really know how to enjoy ...
The museum of the ancient Olympics was excellent too. One quirky story told in the museum was that a woman once posed as a a male athletics trainer to be able to enter the (men only) stadium after training her sons for various events. However, when one of her sons won the boxing, she screamed with such delight that it was immediately obvious that she was a woman. Thereafter as well as the athletes competing naked, the trainers also had to be naked ...
... since one of the metro lines was down and when he turned up at the address we were given, it was nothing more than a motorcycle shop. He gave the company a call and they gave him another address to go to, which he taxied to, and this turned out to be bakery. They also said that since he was late, that the car was gone – even though we had already paid for it for 3 whole days.
So **** – anyway he ...