Seleni Suites Boutique Deluxe Hotel
Travel Blogs from Vytina
We drove to Mycenae, this was the site I really wanted to visit after 33 years. Unfortunately it was closed but you could see it from the road. Mycenae was the home a warrior race, it was also on of the key centres in determining that the Trojan War occurred. We also missed out on the beehive tombs of the Treasury of Atreus and ...
Revisited Olympus site looking for the lost earring, then back to the campsite for a swim, before heaing into town to get the police report for the lost earring.
Drove to the Apollo temple at Vassae. Impressive single temple inside a giant white marquee - lots of restoration work underway as the base is subsiding, leaving lots of the columns leaning badly. Great drive ...
... from the archeological site. This being low season, there was no public transport directly to the site and getting to it involved a minor workout.
The ancient city of Mycenae consisted of a fortified citadel and surrounding settlement. Due to the sheer size of the citadel walls (13m high and 5m thick on average), formed by stone blocks weighing several tons in places, the ancient Greeks believed they must have been built by a Cyclops, one of ...
... name and crime being inscribed on the base of a statue of Zeus outside the stadium, which he would have to pay for, and all the fans spitting on it as they entered the stadium. Luckily this custom has been phased out since I didn't fancy paying for a statue of Zeus.
After Olympia we drove to the ancient town of Mycenae, which I’m fairly sure is the oldest thing we will see here. We will go to the site ...
... mid afternoon it's time to head back to Nafplion and start getting ready to
head back to Athens tomorrow. Then its off to Italy for the next stage
of our odyssey.
Greece has been a wonderful experience - its been everything we hoped for. Hopefully Italy will
provide the same sort of enjoyment and experiences.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center