Travel Blogs from Kalavrita
... dogs and I then drive to Patras to catch the 6pm ferry to Bari in Italy where I will visit my younger brother Mark and his wife Raye. Camp on deck in campervan as before. Lorry next door is from Iran or Persia as the driver still prefers to call it. Behind his lorry cab he has an amazing store cupboard of food prepared for his long journey by his wife. In a red cloth there is an enormous pile of very ...
The area west of Tripoli, where we are staying, is filled with medieval villages, steep ravines and narrow, twisting roads that wind themselves through the Menalon Mountains. This is an area with some of the most breathtaking scenery which we hope our pictures will give you a glimpse of. We spend several days exploring some of these villages, their ruins and the beautiful countryside surrounding ...
... mode of transport: the car.
Greece being a member of the European continent is a right-side-drive nation, so it was with strong, but rational anxiety that Leanne took her first few minutes in the vehicle. After a few laps of the car-park for her, and a few moments trying to unfold the world's most enormous map for me, we were out of the airport and on our way. I toyed with the idea of trying to avoid the tolls but quickly decided that that decision was firmly in the ...
Arrived in Patras and walked to the hotel which was the Olympic star 2 mins from the sea front, Gabi handles the business at the front desk, gets handed the key and told the room number. We sail up to the second floor in the lift and Gabi tries the first door, hmmm the key doesn't work maybe it was the next one... or the next one. Gabi tried all the doors on the floor then was absolutely sure it was 203 until a girl came to the door, definitely ...
... do them, we did notice to the side was a small one so we practiced on that for a bit, without crashing and i started to get the hang of it, stopping was a bit hard though.
After thinking i was on the way to becoming a champion we decided to go to one of the runs and because the visibility wasn't to good you couldn't see to far down and it looked alright, so i started a little bit by going side to side but Clove didn't really want to go down so i took my skis off an walked back ...
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Other places to stay in Kalavrita
Platia Eleftherias 1, Kalavrita | 4 star hotelfrom $45
Agia Paraskevi, Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $157
Lofou Finday, Kalavrita | 2 star hotelfrom $66
Central Square, Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $59
Achaia, Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $68
Ethnikis Antistasios 10, Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $53
Ethnikis Antistaseos 11, Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $61
Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $79