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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... the ferry dock, but when I got there I found out that the ferry had left 20 minutes earlier! I was a little disappointed, but at the same time was glad that the most important part of my visit was accomplished, and I ended up enjoying a very leisurely lunch with a great view, some delicious baklava for dessert, and spent the rest of my time poking around the very picturesque architecture on the island.
I also saw the craziest thing yesterday morning! ...
Today was a public holiday (see yesterday's entry) and everything was closed except the cafés which were doing a great business. The sun was out for a lot of the day too.
The school kids were out in force again with their marching and drumming and having a great time. There were priests and lots of dignataries laying wreaths and then more marching and drumming through the lined streets. It was quite moving to see.
We love the Greeks. They ...
... more winding roads.
The scenery is quite spectacular and not how I imagined a Greek Island!
At one road junction we came across a Greek man selling fruit from the back of his truck. He came over to the car and was keen to chat with us telling us his wife was from Sydney. He then insisted we go and look at his fruit. He told us he came from six generations of farmers on Naxos.
He kept ...
... my friend Shivaun and it was delicious and fresh! Yesterday we all went on a cruise to visit the smaller islands around Paros. The boat anchored at various swimming spots and everyone dived off the boat into the sparkling water for a refreshing swim. After a couple of hours we stopped at private beach on a small island for another swim and lunch. On the menu for lunch was squid, Greek salad and souvlaki (chicken and pork skewers). After lunch everyone washed their plates ...
I don't know what it is, but once I am done with class for the day, that time depends on which day, I feel very "bleh". I'm not sick to my stomach or achey, I just feel..."bleh"! That is really the only way to explain it. I suppose I am just tired from getting up, working out, and going to class, but I don't want to nap because I don't recover well from them. In Greece, I may have mentioned before, they have ...