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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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Yesterday we were in Turkey, today Greece. tomorrow we are at sea, and arrive in Venice around lunch time the day after. In Turkey yesterday, we saw how the beautiful rugs are made, and how this art is dying, as the young girls of today do not want to learn this trade. We could see why, it can take approximately 8-9 months to complete a rug, and the workers get paid by the finished product, they ...
... it has more statues and artifacts from around the area than you could know what to do with. After our wanderings around the Agora we found ourselves a nice little rooftop restaurant with a view of the sun setting on the Acropolis. We had a falafel platter, complete with falafel, hummus, baba ganoush, and pitas (aka more things to add to the list of foods that will never taste right in the States). Until next time, love to you all - ...
... with just slave labour and some pulley systems! It leaves our current town planners to shame! Photo number 12 also reflects the strategic selection of this site, something we see time and time again in Europe. A strategy of 'taking the high ground' is still used by Military forces the world over. I wonder if very much has really changed over the years? Our next stop,was to view The Changing of the Guard ceremony at the Parliament Building at Syntagma Square. The ...
... It was early dinner for us - 5.45pm, rather than our usual 8pm, and at a table in the ship's stern with fab ocean view. Very enjoyable. ------------------- Much later I ventured out onto the deck. Lights were out and it was deserted and quiet, so hard to imagine 2,000+ people snuggled into cabins above. The sky was clear with full, bright moon showering silver across the water. Beneath, the sea gushed past - a quiet, deep gurgle of liquid purple - ...
... south of my hotel. Lake Vouliagmeni is a therapeutic hot water spring fed lake which maintains a constant 24 degrees Celsius all year round. The Lake was absolutely beautiful and the water was even more enjoyable. You can easily spend up to 3 hours walking around looking at the beautiful mountainous backdrop on one side or the ocean on the other.
After the lake I went ...