The Peninsula Hotel
Travel Blogs from Agia Pelagia
... bright colors.....and we walked on the oldest paved road in Europe. Back in town we visited the historical museum. Judging from the glazed look in Dave's eyes and his zombie walk, we need to move on to another part of Crete. And yes, food is fantastic....I have a grilled octopus tentacle with vinegar in ...
... repeatedly returning to rooftop bars and restaurants with their splendid views over the Mediterranean. After sleeping in to deal with the time change, we did a long walk today around the old city following the fortifications from the Middle Ages when the Venetians were in control. All sorts of old and new developments along the parapets, including the grave ...
... in second place with the Aussies winning. You now all know someone famous, he received comments and praise the rest of the day for his efforts. We dock at Santorini inside the crater of a live volcano around 3, jump on a bus and head up the cliff and head over to the other side of the island for a look around and a refreshing drink whilst looking out over the ocean. After a few hours we jump back on the bus and get dropped off about 300m above the port. ...
... sacrificed a lesser bull and kept the sacred bull for his breeding stables. The Gods couldn't allow Minos to think he could deceive them so his punishment was for his first son to be born a minotaur, half man, half bull. Now you know where the Mino in Minotaur comes from. Minos had the Labyrinth built to house his son to keep him away from the people.
Sir Arthur Evans was the lead archaeologist leading the restoration through ...
... point, she stood in one place for long periods of time not even point to those features she was talking about, she didn't give us any directions as to where we were to go next, she didn't talk much. At the end of the Knossos Palace tour she said "you have 20 minutes free time to explore before we have to be back on the bus. Follow me" and then she took us outside the gates. Would have love to have had the time to see more at ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet