Venus Melena

El. Venizelou 134, Hersonissos, Crete, 70014, Greece | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Hersonissos

This one time a fisherman told me he was a doctor

A travel blog entry by keshiak on Oct 01, 2014

... I could only sip it at first, and even that was almost making me gag. The lady brings out tomatoes, olives, and some bread, Costos motions for me to finish my drink. I just say “**** it” and slam the drink, nearly gagging and chase the taste with a piece of bread. “Bravo bella!” and pours me some more ...
UUUUUUGH. He goes on about how it'll make me healthy and strong again. Not in so many words, but .. basically that’s what he ...

A quick stop

A travel blog entry by jegibbs on Oct 01, 2014

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... br> The site is interesting and the representations of how historians believed the palace to be are certainly impressive. Our guide for the day had a well worn book with illustrations that (if we could have seen them through the sea of IPads taking photos) show how it probably was. There are books like this throughout Greece - they show a photo of the current ruins and an overlay that shows how it was .....in the beginning! ...

"Heraklion" english spelling for Iraklio, Crete

A travel blog entry by duchesne on Sep 28, 2014

2 comments, 17 photos

... minutes south of the modern port city of Iraklio.

"Knossos was inhabited for several thousand years, beginning with a neolithic settlement sometime in the seventh millennium BC, and was abandoned after its destruction in 1375 BC which marked the end of Minoan civilization. The first palace on the low hill beside the Krairatos river was built around 1900 BC on the ruins of previous settlements. It was destroyed for the first time ...

Off to Santorini!!

A travel blog entry by lowolff on Sep 24, 2014

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... the best part - none of them saw a thing!!! LMAO

We then went to a restaurant and I enjoyed the meal and the breeze - lol!!

Ancient Greek Wisdom -

The road up and the road down are one and the same - Heraclitus (540-480 BCE)

Word of the day -

Ευχαρι 63;τώ [πολύ] - Thank you [very much]
ef-hah-rees-TOH ...

Crete

A travel blog entry by hfairweather on Sep 23, 2014

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On Tuesday we flew to Heraklion - the main city in Crete. We then got a bus to our hotel in Sisi. The Hotel was called Sentido Vasi Hotel. It had 7 swimming pools including one with a volleyball net. When we got there it really hot even though it was night time. The next morning we walked to the volleyball pool and played all morning. I had great fun in the ...