Viras Hotel - Restaurant
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
Photos of Viras Hotel - Restaurant
TripAdvisor Reviews Viras Hotel - Restaurant Ortakent
Travel Blogs from Ortakent
A day on Crete, enjoying great mild weather, some 4,000 year old culture, fruits of the forest, home made wine and our first ever swim in the Mediterranean. Not a bad life. Another city (Heraklion) shut down by protests, this time students against police violence. We teamed up with our kiwi posse and hired a convoy of taxis that did a few of the sights. Really friendly and informative. They thought we were a bit crazy wanting to swim (as it's now out of season). But I ...
... all people and luggage as we entered. Then the endless queue to the bag drop. Then another shorter queue to another scan. Then an unbearable queue for passport control. A shift change and computer problems meant we didn't go anywhere in a hurry. Once through we had 5 minutes in the duty free and our flight was boarding. This lack of food was becoming the norm for Thompson.
Our seats were fine, across the aisle from each other. We took off ...
... the 4th century AD/ During that time many structures were built or modified by the Romans. A huge amphitheater was built (modified) on the preceding Greek theatre. A fountain was built in front of the amphitheater. A Roman Bath was built. In the following byzantine period a round dome-church was built.
Caunos was initially a port city but over the centuries the port silted up so that the city was no longer on the ...
... corner who cooked me a very nice mince meat flat bread. Just after lunch the rain started, very heavy with loud thunder thrown in. The hotel had a power cut. They got the lifts going again fairly swiftly but wifi was out for the day. After the downpour we walked up to the old village which was much quieter but more run down. They really do have chickens in all the back yards. After our stroll we had an hour in the sun by the pool then it was waffle time. ...
... I enjoyed my waffle and ice cream. Barry went off to the small shop and came back with some bite spray - a nice gesture but not enough to get him of the hook - 'but he was about to die' After a rest in the room it was out to the town to get Barry a Turkish shave. We settled on one near the hotel which made his face oh so smooth. No flames I. His ears though. Back to the hotel and just about to put my posh frock on when ...