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- Continental Breakfast
- Refrigerator in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... where thousands more watched it - live - from the comfort of their homes.
It was truly spectacular and worthy of bragging. Unfortunately, it was pouring rain outside. So much so that the relics were not carried on the shoulders of military personnel throughout city neighborhoods as is the custom of today’s holiday. But that’s ok….I have enough to absorb and process for a long time.
Tomorrow - I depart for ...
... I was very grateful,
it meant that we would be experiencing the actual culture, not a replicated
parody. Upstairs was our table, tucked away in the corner where we could still
hear one another over the music. I ordered myself a drink. Now my Greek is not
only sufficient enough to order without flaw, it has started to pick up native
habits. For example, in English you might say “What’s up?” That wouldn’t make
sense to anyone who ...
Ionian Sea DayToday was only one of two sea days we will enjoy on this cruise as it is a port intensive itinerary. Today we spent 90% of the day in the Ionian Sea and as I type this now, around 11pm at night, we are in the Sea of Crete (North) headed up to the Agean Sea. This sea day has been peaceful and good and muchly needed. Kamie and I both fell asleep last night at a decent hour (I believe). I had taken a long, hot, steamy shower, drank a hot ...
5th December and my last day in Methoni. The weather is stormy but I need to take a walk and final photos. The photos are to help me plan my garden.
I'm also looking at the new development along the main road; and though, I've seen that there are telephone poles but no electricity yet, I still like to take this walk each time I ...
... at one point - did it flood and tear the hill in two - or was there an earthquake, or more prosaically, was this a man made rift to provide flat land fro growing grapes and other crops?
I had been concerned that my decision to remove bamboo might be a mistake as bamboo is a useful plant which helps to keep water pure, binds the wet soil, and absorbs excess nitrogen (I understand) as well ...