Solimar Aquamarine Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Today is our day at sea spending it leisurely reading, walking a couple of laps around the ship, having lunch and enjoying the ambience of being on our balcony. The boys bought a bottle of 16 yr old Scotch on board ship at a very good price so that will be the start of their happy hour ...
... for the next Hop on Hop off bus. We were told it would be 45 mins, well time means nothing, as we still had to queue up for another 30+ minutes. Tour was 90 mins, cost 15€ each and to be honest a waste of time and money. Crete is the largest of the Greek Islands, and the fifth largest island in the Mediterranean. We noticed right throughout the areas we toured were heaps ...
... food was lovely and all local and freshly made. I had a mushroom pie, with local mushrooms and cream cheese made by the village shepherds. It was delicious. The owner of the restaurant told us that in 1942 this village was used to hide British and New Zealand soldiers from the Germans. They hid in the local caves. Any villagers found helping them were ...
... of swimming we went back to the soft sand. Jacob buried my legs and gave me a mermaid tail made of sand. The boat journey back to port was about an hour. We sat out on the top deck and ate ice creams. On the way back to the villa we took a detour into Chania, a big city, to find a restaurant. The old town had really, really narrow streets and lots of dead ends. Mum did not like driving there! We found a nice restaurant on the harbour front and had a good ...
... path but when we got to the caves we saw all the rock formations. A lady gave us a torch so we could find our way. The caves were dark and the floor was slippy. It reminded me of the caves in Croatia. The rest of the drive to the beach was along twisty mountain roads. When we could finally see the beach it was absolutely stunning with the lovely blue shallow sea. We parked the car and headed ...