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Travel Blogs from Ouranopolis
... for a drink. They have recently met and we enjoyed talking to them both. We learned a lot about their thoughts and views of Greece. Perhaps one statement summed it up, that in Greece everything is possible if it were illegal. My assessment is that Greece has lots of grey interpretation whereas countries like NZ and Germany, it is black or white, ie we voluntarily conform.
Our conversation ...
... was close to perfect - well until evening and the sand flies and mosquitos decided that they like this place too. Something that you would also expect in NZ I guess.
We stayed two nights here and made friends with Boris the Bulgarian. It was Boris that convinced us to drive via Bulgaria, rather than through Greece. He was trying very hard to speak English and we thoroughly enjoyed ...
... to a dry ,leathery lump. In fact, rather like a sea flavoured "hoof" chew for dogs from the pet shop. To add insult to injury it was the most expensive outing to date > Euro 20 and less wine consumed because it was too sweet for our taste.
But on the other hand the cherries at the campsite supermarket are the best I've ever had and they are reasonably priced! I'm allowed a daily treat!
... our longing for peace. If we are exhausted, he enlarges our capacity. If we are depleted, he is our destination. If we are broken, he is our healer. Physical sources may cover the issue momentarily, but the void returns and each time it is more devastating and destructive than the first time it surfaced. Our hope can never be found in anything this world has to offer. They can never replace the rest God offers. Our only true hope is found in him. My soul will find rest in ...
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 ...
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