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TravelPod Member ReviewsPoseidon Hotel Mykonos
Perfect location, right at the bottom of the "hill" and small walking distance to Mykonos town. The swimming pool was my lifesaver. Pool/Bar staff were sensational and attentive to all my drinking (and frappe) needs!
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After a quick final yoghurt fruit and honey for breakky, we headed to Parikia to board a fast ferry to Rafina (mainland Greece).
The Sea Jet - funnily enough, this ship was built in FREMANTLE!
The journey was supposed to take about 2.5 hours.... 4 hours later, ...
... scurrying into the safety of shop doorways. The laneways wind and zig zag and are seldom straight. We are told the theory behind this was to confuse and deter the Pirates. There are shops selling everything - clothes and jewellery being the predominant items, but plenty of cafes. All the buildings are white and i can't help wondering what the colour charts look like in the local paint and hardware stores. Window trims seem to be the only choice available ...
... arrived, we were met by a shuttle to take the six of us who were staying at the hotel from the port to the hotel. There was Ryan and I, a couple from Malaysia and a newlywed couple from Argentina. The wife is from Peru so she and I had a nice time chatting in Spanish.
The hotel we stayed in is completely pure white. I absolutely had to keep my sunglasses on the entire time we were outside. It is a gorgeous set up and the way they decorated was so unique. ...
just left Mykonos, en-route to Istanbul Turkey. More on Mykonos later.
previous port was Naples (or as the locals calls it Napoli). Naples is near the
ancient city of Pompeii, a city of about 18,000 that was obliterated by the
eruption of Mt Vesuvius in 79 AD. That eruption must have made Mt St Helens
look like a firecracker compared to a box of dynamite. The city was covered in
a blanket of ...
... more expensive compared to the other islands, but still pretty reasonable 20 pounds or so for the room with breakfast. We were staying just above the beach with that clear clear water. Not the best beach on the island, but still beach though! We could just see the back end of Mykonos town but it was only about a 10 minute around the beach to get there so was pretty ideal location.
It was late lunch time, so we asked the nice hotel lady where was good and ...