Rosy's Little Village
Travel Blogs from Agistri
... to show an ID--let alone order one and not get carded!
The bartender reminded me of an
actor--look at this page--you can all thank me
later http://www.buzzfeed.com/lyapalater/is-e ddie-redmayne-hot. It was a
good few hours, and we decided to find a taxi and go home around 3-ish
On the way home, the taxi driver
invited us to his home in Albania. He's going with his wife this weekend, and
... the rest of the day checking out Fira where the old port is and Oia during the day, where of course, I took my own iconic photos of the place.
It was super hot so we headed back for a swim before making our way to another spot to watch the sunset. The sky was so clear, I think for the first time ever, I saw the sun purely as just a red circle. It was amazing!
Next stop was the island of Mykonos. The small town here is really lovely. White painted pavements, ...
... handed out cookies and offered a coffee service after dinner.
When we arrived in Athens we took a taxi to the Hilton (flat rate of 35 Euro) and found Scott's mom and stepdad at the rooftop restaurant. The view of the acropolis from the restaurant and our hotel room was spectacular. I read online that one of the best views in all of Athens is from the 12th floor of the Hilton.
... stop opposite is called Edem. Take bus B2 from Akadimia or the tram from Syntagma and bus A1 from the main port of Piraeus. The Airport bus X96 will drop you just outside the hotel. If this is not wonderful then what!
The beachfront, ideal for a stroll, becomes crowded on weekends. Families with children, people jogging, bicycle riders, is a daily scene. Not ideal area for shopping. There are some café restaurants in the area but I don’t see the reason to leave ...
... as the streets are full of drunks and smell, not very faintly, of wee. There are street stalls selling the strangest wares, including s strange form of Greek porn, which involves cartoons of Greek Gods behaving in a very ungodly fashion. You may have thought that they would clean this area up, considering all the tourists traipsing through. We eventually find the museum, where we are astounded by the vast collection. We are fascinating by the skill and craftsmanship of the jewellery ...