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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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... our hotel room before going out again.
We ate dinner on a rooftop garden in Monemvasia. The food was spectacular - the lamb shank in particular. I love the bread here. It's so much better than the bread at home! I think I could eat bread and dip for every meal. Finally, after a full day of fun, we went back to our hotel room at about 12am.
Tomorrow we will go to Naplio. Until then,
... and cool and was perfect to escape the heat. We spent a little time there and after getting in the water a couple times decided to go explore the town. We went on a guided walk from our book which was a great way to get oriented. Rick Steves likes to point out things you wouldn't normally see. He also comments on architecture. You can see both Ottoman and Venetian influence here. The Main Street of the castle is lined with restaurants and bars and ...
... paintings, knick knacks and filled with his love of life. He let us take pictures and asked if we would like to sample some wine...it took us 2 seconds and we said yes! As we were backing out of the building, we saw a plaque on the wall, "Lord Byron wrote a book in this house, June 1816, the "Prisoner of Chillon", thereby adding one more deathless association to the already immortalized locality of the lake." Wow! Lord Byron...and our friends name ...
... village of Githos to eat lunch of spinach pie. Githos is a tiny fishing port on the Lakonian gulf. Greek mythology says this is where Paris and Helen spent their first night on their way to Troy. On our way to the car, we noticed many bakeries, so we thought that was a sign to buy some cookies. Good sign, they were delicious!
As we approached Monemvasia, a narrow bridge leads you over the sea to the ...
... I remember us sitting in a small restaurant near the harbour and a warm wind blowing- red dust everywhere wind straight from the Sahara desert!
The wind blew for several days , too strong to leave the sanctuary of Crete just yet but on 1st June we decided to leave and headed for the small island of Kythira at the base of the Pelopennese, ...