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Sithonia is the 'middle finger' of the Halkidiki Peninsular. We found a bay with sandy beaches and a campsite with a view of Mt Athos.
In fact it seems more as if Mt Athos watches over us. It stands off to the east and continually changes in the light. One can feel its "magic' even across the sea. For over a millennium there has been a religious sanctuary here. It was reputed ...
... we must deal with weak vessels (i.e. bodies) made from the earth.
Have you ever just felt overwhelmed by stress, anxiety, life circumstances, experiences, or anything else? I have found that finding solitude is the best first step toward relieving such burdens. When in solitude, I begin prayer and meditation. Sometimes the issues do not quickly leave my conscience or my soul remains heavy laden and I am found having to pray more earnestly or calm my spirit and ...
We spent three nights in Stavros, which is part of Chalkidiki. We stayed with Dads friend Vicky, who has triplets, Steffi, Spiro and Lambos. We had a lot of fun. We watched movies at night time, including Spiderman 1, Spiderman 2 and Thor. Every afternoon we played hide and seek with all the cousins including Stella, Sophia and Pano. One day we went to a really cool beach where we had a whole section of the beach to ourselves with umbrellas ...
... from our apartment we have a great beach, nice for swimming. The water is admittedly cool by Muscat standards but even I have had a good long swim. The area is very nice, good beaches, lots of restaurants and bars but obviously aimed a families rather than the 'young' crowd. Interestingly lots of Bulgarian and Rumanian cars here and I would agree a better choice than the Black Sea. The prices are 'European' though and twice as much as we paid in ...
... Russian and Arabic". I spoke Arabic in Turkey and Russian in Bulgaria, it was good for shopping.
Bulgaria has beautiful countryside but I found the towns depressing, all those rotting concrete blocks of apartments and every pavement broken and derelict. The government must be both corrupt and incompetent and it's a tough burden for the population. There has been a massive brain drain, it's the only European country where the population is decreasing. ...
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