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- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
- Hot tub
- Free High-Speed Internet
TripAdvisor Reviews Pyrgos Adrachti Kastráki
Travel Blogs from Kastráki
... detail in the church/prey area is remarkable to see the birth of Jesus, last supper, all in different colours and the picture displaying the story so well.
Learnt that the egg (like easter egg) is a symbol of recreation which I never knew before. Didn't really take in much other historical information as it was on a higher scale than I could understand but I enjoyed walking around and taking a look myself.
... have change even if you're buying something for 8.50 and give them a 10, so I had to go into the bank to get some smaller notes. Well that was an experience... to enter the bank you have to get through 2 security doors, push the button, wait for the light to go green, enter the booth and repeat process to get gain entry, then take a number and wait patiently for it to be called. Thankfully Gwendols had gone through the same thing back in Dimitsana at the bank so could help me ...
... then decided to go have some lunch while we decided which we preferred, lunch was at a cafe right on the town square where a very Greek mumma with little english served us.... we managed between us with our broken greek to order and I didn't mention it to the others cos I didn't want to put them off their lunch but as she delivered our meals I noticed her fingernails were flithy... yuk.. no wonder GJ ended up feeling ill later that day ...
Woke up again this morning with every intention to run, but Gary had been tossing and turning all night as he wanted to get our route sorted so we jumped on the Internet and spent about 3 hours researching different options to get into Africa....long story short the route stays as is. Feeling good again we packed up and went for some lunch at a cool, off the main drag takeaway sort of place and gorged on delicious roasted meats and ...
... mind stopping to take pictures and to catch our breath before moving ahead. It took us 15 minutes to reach the entrance of the monastery, before which we made sure we were dressed properly (Deepti quickly tied her wrap around skirt over her jeans). We paid 2 Euros each for entry fee and got in. No pictures are allowed inside the monastery prayer rooms to protect the frescoes. We took a couple of pictures with the famous basket that Bond used in the movie to pull ...