Stavros Tou Notou
- Continental Breakfast
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... residences for the rulers - but today all was in ruins or in the process of restoration when funds allow. The site is high on a hill and it was a lovely walk from the top down, meandering the rocky paths and through the stone ruins. We had the same guide as to Mycenae - he is the son of a Greek Orthodox priest - so he gave a lot of religious interpretation of the frescoes - which led to a discussion at our lunch about the parents of Mary - and the difference between ...
... still in operation, and perfectly maintained with 16th century frescos and artwork inside. Avoiding the busloads of Athens day-trippers you can get some amazing panoramas of the valley, and heart wrenching view as climbers scale the imposing cliffs. That night we were treated to numerous rock climbing movies at the campground, making me feel pretty ****-weak.
The rain joined us for our 7-hour drive to Athens where we realized Greece is back in the land of road ...
... hillside. At the end of the boat road, we hopped out to walk along another few hundred metres of cave to the exit. The colours and size of stalactites and stalagmites were a natural wonder and created some great pictures. We ended our day in Navplion where we had a healthy dinner comprising solely of desserts. We lucked out to be staying in a pension owned by another delightful Greek Mama, Eleni. The bright room and partial view of the sea made our ...
... chapel and on to the Tzanetakis Tower which presently houses the Ethnological Museum of Mani (Mani is the district in which Gythion is situated). At the extreme end of the islet is the lighthouse of Gythio which is constructed entirely of white marble. It was built in 1873 and stands 22 meters tall. From this vantage point there are stunning views of the sea, or there would be if a bloody great big cruise ship wasn’t in the way!!
As we walked back toward ...
... by our favorite whirlpool on deck six before getting ready for the formal optional dinner.
We chose to eat dinner at the Colonade where they were featuring a Mediterranean menu. After dinner we attended the broadway style show in the lounge. By the end of the show, we were pretty tired so we called it a ...