Sun Beach Hotel
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- TV Channel One Russia
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Sun Beach Hotel Thessaloniki
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... is experienced through the senses, a communing with the divine. I stood in awe. Color everywhere -- almost blinding the eyes. Massive royal red rugs blanketed the floors with the double-headed eagle emblem too big to fit within the lens of my cell-phone camera. Billowing clouds of lilac incense infiltrated the nostrils while byzantine chanting (12 chanters on the right & 12 on the left) melodiously breached the ears.
The second Sunday of ...
... for our new place of discovery. The train soon came and we all
clambered on. Our packs were bulky and people gave us large eye rolls when we
passed them. Our seats were found, and we settled in. Once again the cards that
I brought for this trip came in handy in passing the time. Soon however, my
sleep overtook me and I was out like a light. In and out of consciousness I
went, sometimes in a seat that was different from the one I had fallen asleep
... for 2 euro. Havng walked around for a few hours inside and out i try and find the bus stop. The bus arrives and takes me to the interchange where we are told to get off as the drivers are now on strike, Great!
So myself plus 50 or so people trying to get to various destinations are stuck. The interchange is 25 minutes by bus away from the city, so no chance of walking it. Cabs are way to expensive, so we all just wait it out. Now as i didnt expect to be stuck ...
Got up after 0530 but had sacked out early. Out of the shower, I saw Sol was just edging over the mountains so took a series of shots, Brys. Still no wifi in the room. Packed in advance of brekkie. Less than an hour from 0730 brekkie to 0830 departure should lead to grumbles.
Downstairs to step outside, the sun working its magic early. By the notice, it's going to be a long day with a 1700 tour of Thessaloniki. Sat down in some cushy chairs near reception ...
... to touch those parts.
However, if it weren't for the wonderful Greek woman sitting next to me, I never would have had the chance to eat that questionable lunch or have any plane beverages whatsoever. She woke me every time I was asleep and the cart came by. Though there once again was a crying baby and a music tapper, neither were nearly as bad as the first flight. And she was a sleeping tipper, but we had a seat between us that made it all okay. She ...