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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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Travel Blogs from Olympia
... It is situated on a headland overlooking the Ionian Sea and separating the Gulf of
Kyparissia from the rest of the Ionian. It is 11 km west of downtown Pyrgos. The small village of Agios Andreas, which in ancient times was the natural harbour for Ancient Olympia,lies northwest of Katakolo. Population is about 600 people, about three times the population of Montebello, Virginia. Wikipedia
Last night, for the ...
... road was fairly serpentine and after about 30 mins we discovered that this wasn't the planned exit but was an alternative route up through the mountains to the north instead - too late to go back now. We stopped at a lovely little town called Lagkadia nested into a very steep sided valley for a break - very picturesque. From there on the road became incredibly serpentine, narrow with blind bends and vehicles coming the other way on the ...
... Happy Donuts Hour.
We had a half-hour or so to wander over to the museum (giving extra time for Karavas' group, of course). The museum was really cool and full of artifacts that I hadn't seen the like of before. The statuary galleries were laid out in the best way possible, I think, given the space constraints of the building and the ideas that were prevalent in the museum world at the time of the exhibits' planning.
None of us felt like traveling to the ruins, so we had a leisurely day wandering around the shops in the port area. I think we are getting burnt out....so much traveling, sightseeing, after awhile it all looks the same. Parked ourselves in a cafe for lunch. ...
... for us anyway!
We then bumped into a group of Australians who were on a bus tour of Europe, having started in London. We answered all their questions about the bike as they recognized the Qld number plate. They had spent the night in Olympia and were given free time in the morning to visit the Games site, which was only 500 metres walking distance from their hotel. ...