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- Swimming pool
- Kids activities or Babysitting
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... This hotel is much larger and more typical to the U.S. than our previous hotels. We just dropped off our bags and went for another two hour drive to Lasithiti Plateau. Lasithiti Plateau is located inland and at a much higher elevation than Heraklion and is a series of twenty tiny villages. Some of the buildings in the villages still have no roofs from bombings in the World War Two invasion of Crete. The villages are known ...
... loved it. We stayed there for several hours, walking about and seeing the sights. There were lots of people lining up at the banks while we were there too. Queues of locals getting out cash from ATMs while the banks were closed. Lots of shops were asking for cash only purchases too. Not sure how this whole Greek/European Union thing is going to pan out, but I feel very sorry for the people who live here.
We left Chania in the ...
... the most stupid person we have encountered worldwide and, unfortunately, she was English. She asked uncomfortable bathroom questions as we were eating our dinner, asked us if it would be winter in Canada when we returned home in five weeks time, and suggested that she was often uncomfortable ordering wine in the United States because they all seem to drink beer. When I pointed out to her that the U.S. is the fourth largest producer ...
... the Battle of Crete and evacuation from the south coast. It must have been a difficult trip on foot as the mountain range is barren rock and quite inhospitable. Went to two places – the village of Plakias and then over the hill to the beach at Preveli. Very pretty. Above the beach at Preveli there is a monastery. It was used as a shelter and staging area for the evacuation of the Allied troops ...
... 30 minutes east to a small beach stretch called Statis. While Tripadvisor led us astray on our restaurant selection (the food was 'meh') it did take us to the best section of the beach. We spent the afternoon on our 4€ beach chairs while Tom and the kids played in the warm waves of the sandy beach. Around 6, mildly sunburned and totally happy, we drove back to our downtown hotel. Eva and the kids stayed in, had room service and watched Kung Fu Panda 2 while Sue and Tom enjoyed ...