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Travel Blogs from Ouranopolis
... Second they read the script as 1x repeat instead of 3x. Dave and Brutus headed back to find the chemist was closed. He'd been told to go back at 5pm. Well - it was an extra long siesta. Eventually they all agreed we could have 3x but they didn't have the stock. So, we have another trip to the chemist today.
Given the good internet we also managed to get the updated map for the Garmin for Turkey. ...
... more focused on meditating. In the end, talking with the Lord has never resulted with me being in worse shape than when I started. Sometimes the answer I understand from the Lord is not the one that I want (it rarely is because what I want is the easy way out and the easy way out by-passes the growing stage of the experience). When his answer is to be patient, it is hard to accept that as an answer. But, I have found that many times, the answer of being patient is given ...
We spent three nights in Stavros, which is part of Chalkidiki. We stayed with Dads friend Vicky, who has triplets, Steffi, Spiro and Lambos. We had a lot of fun. We watched movies at night time, including Spiderman 1, Spiderman 2 and Thor. Every afternoon we played hide and seek with all the cousins including Stella, Sophia and Pano. One day we went to a really cool beach where we had a whole section of the beach to ourselves with umbrellas ...
Owing to the stressful time over the last few weeks.....really.... we decided to have a few days off on the beach.
We are staying in the very pretty Greek village of Neos Marmaras. I have to admit that before we planned this trip I didn't even know this area existed. Not sure what it would be like at the height of summer but in the first week of June the place has clearly not really opened up and it's really nice and quiet. Temperature is a tough ...
The drive was only about 450 KM but it took forever on small roads with pot holes in Bulgaria. Crossing from Bulgaria to Greece the customs were yet again confused but 'Ferri Bot Istanbul' explained everything. The Greek customs guy approached the car looking at the Arabic number plates and said very slowly "Do you speak English?". Should I have confessed, after all these years elsewhere, "yes, only English really, but the first 50 words of badly ...
Other places to stay in Ouranopolis
Ouranoupolis, Ouranopolis | 5 star hotelfrom $272
on the waterfront, Ouranopolis | 4 star hotelfrom $66
Ouranopolis | 4 star hotelfrom $82
630 75 Ouranoupolis, Ouranopolis | Hotelfrom $54
Tripiti, Ouranoupoli, Ouranopolis | 4 star hotelfrom $130
Main Road Thessaloniki Ouranoupoli, Ouranopolis | 3 star hotelfrom $105
\N, Ouranopolis | 3 star hotelfrom $75
Pola Bohn, Ouranopolis | 3 star hotelfrom $112