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As you can tell, we spent a lot of time people watching and actually kept track of a few people we found particularly obnoxious or interesting, such as a man we knew was from Canada who was there with his family and girlfriend. We overheard him telling a photographer one night that while his girlfriend had a 7 year plan, he had more of a 7 hour plan and that they weren't serious at all. He was known going forward as the "douche ...
We checked out of the yurt and headed for Olympia about 2 hrs drive north and inland. The whole day turned into a disaster. We didn't find it, we were out there for a few hours driving around in the heat and the orange groves, no one speaking English and no road signs, they just ran out. We gave up in the end found our way to a costal town and a really good value new, modern hotel in a ...
... t much to see in the port area so we headed back early to the ship, and watched a movie on the big screen, read a little and napped a little. In the evening after dinner there was a party on the main deck. It was lots of fun...a little dancing and lots of ...
Olympus to Athena
HAPPY NEW YEAR !!!! I have been out of touch for a few days as internet service in Greece is spotty at best. We had a tour of the ancient site of the original Olympics at Olympia to start the day on Dec 30. The site was larger than I ...
... have the statues made) arrived on site with statues already constructed and ready to place on the winner’s pedestal. If they lost, they had to endure the humiliation of hauling it back home again.
I was really glad that we had a professional local Guide especially for this particular location. Much of the ancient site was destroyed by earthquakes and floods over the years and buried about a meter or more underground, but a lot has now been excavated ...
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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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