Sofia Beach Hotel
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
- Beverage Selection
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Kids activities or Babysitting
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... ask a few questions but her English vocabulary is non existent. She desperately wants to help us but we are unable to communicate. Regardless we buy vegetables and fruit and eventually we say at least goodbye. We know two people in Heraklion. Our landlord and Sandy. We rent a car clear across the city at the passenger point of a fairly busy port and who does Lisa run into. Sandy. It's a small world. Time to tour a winery. Then off to Chania or ...
... ferry before stampeded up the walkway vying for the best seats on the boat--for only a few extra Euro we had reserved not business class seats, but VIP seats at the top and front of the boat, thus enabling us to casually stroll onto the ferry after everyone else. Greeks announce your status as "VIP" rather than "V-I-P" as we do in the states. So, we made our way past the hundreds of coach seats, then past the far-less crowded business class, and finally past two ...
... same time. Hence I can sometimes get a couple of days behind in my updates. This is likely to happen after Athens as we are at sea on Friday and Istanbul again on Saturday (very little free wi-fi in Istanbul). I am way behind with photographs. Transferring from my camera to the Mac in the lab is easy. Getting them onto my iPad is not. If I use iTunes I have to use my satellite time. They have to be sent as an email attachment ...
... courts, bumper cars, and skating rinks. It's a little obnoxious... but fun. We were expected to have warm and sunny weather all the way to the Greek Islands. Our first day was a "Sea Day" which was spent cruising down the Italian coast. That morning we woke to the ship passing through a relatively small canal in between the Italian island of Sicily and the toe on the boot of Italy's mainland. What a sight to see in the morning! Rob and I relaxed by the pool in the sun eating ...
... storied building, spanning 5 1/2 acres, and was destroyed twice in its history, once from fire (roughly in 1700 BC), the second and later destruction from a major earthquake which ravaged Crete. Two factors are thought to have contributed to the end of the Minoan: the possible eruption of the volcano Thera and the rise of the Mycenean civilization upon Crete.
English archaeologist, Sir Arthur John ...