Platamon Palace Beach Hotel & Spa
Travel Blogs from Platamonas
... 39 degrees hot. I took the small walk to my hotel and had a cold Cappuccino which is nice. After a bit of relaxing in the hotel. I took a walk to the 2 Ancient theatres of Larisa. The first one I visited which happened to be the second one built was not difficult to find as it was at the back of the hotel. It was built to provide theatre as the main one I was about to visit was turned into an Arena during Roman times. The second arena was only a short walk away ...
... They lease the
yachts here from a Greek Steptoe like character who just wanted to
potter around in his boat yard and collect bits of string.
Cosmetically he had got his boats looking very nice, mechanically
they were in a state. My first week was spent checking the inventory
of each yacht with the hostess and then finding all the mechanical
problems and snags. So much time was wasted by this guy whilst he
went backwards and forwards to town to buy coffee mugs ...
I'm back! Really been trying to test my power lately, thought I'd give myself a little challenge. So I just snuck into Apollo's farm, totally managed to steal his entire herd without him knowing! When they started moving i saw their hoof marks in the ground pointing right to me, and we couldn't have that now could we. So, in a stroke of genius, I put their hoofs backwards! So now no one knows where they could've gone! Ha! Good luck Apollo, I totally outdid myself here!
... century hermit monks were the first to inhibit the panicles, climbing up the sides living in hollows. Over the years, twenty structures were built (six of which remain) providing refuge from predators or political upheaval. They accessed the top via a very long rope ladder, and if ever they felt threatened, they simply pulled it up. Amazingly, they are still functioning to this day and open to tourists.
We shared the scenic road and viewing spaces with ...
Tally writing... Time to go to the gorgeous villa! We arranged to meet the owner as apparently the villa was a bit hard to find. And they weren't lying! We followed him through a very cutesy small village and up a winding off road track to an opening of secret villas overlooking the amazing views! You would never guess they were up here! Perfect! After a day of relaxing and discovering room after room after balcony in the place it was time to pick up the family!! Woohoo!! ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet