Village Heights Golf Resort
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... was built to lock the Minotaur in. Today there is just some stones and other pieces of rubble but from what I imagined I think the palace would be really impressive especially for something that was built 4000 years ago. Unfortunately a British archeologist, Arthur Evans, in the 1900's found it and tried to recreate the palace how he thought it should be. Modern archeologists now think he got it a lot wrong. At the villa we packed our bags because we are leaving ...
... Minotaur in. Today there isn't too much left of the palace. There are some parts of the palace still standing though, and, from what I saw, I think the palace would be really impressive. Unfortunately a British archeologist, Arthur Evans, in 1900 had started to excavate the ruins but he tried to recreate the palace how he thought it should be. Modern archeologists now think he got it wrong. Then we went back to the villa and packed our bags ready to leave ...
... over the key and headed off. Still a little time to kill so coffees in eucalyptus square. Then bus to airport and farewelled Anna. Our flight 40 minutes late so hung around till boarding. Short flight to Athens (like Canberra to Sydney). Then onto metro to Pireaus via Monastriaki. Checked into Triton Hotel where we stayed in ...
... in so late I only had a couple of hours before sunset, so I dropped my bags at the Sofia Hotel, close to the airport, and taxied into town.
The Venetian Harbour was quite spectacular and obviously been in place for many many years. Around the harbour were some nice old buildings, but afraid I was looking around so quickly I didn't garner names or building purposes!
... fruit - so we forgave them! We're easily bought off!!
On our first full day in Heraklion, we followed a sightseeing route suggested by the hotel. First stop was Platia Eleftherias, or Freedom Square, which has a monument to the Unknown Soldier and commemorates Greece's freedom - we saw eucalyptus trees here!
Next was the old Venetian Port where we saw the Koules Venetian Fortress - but only from the outside! It's ...