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... br> Mystra was next, another Byzantine site. It seems they love to build into the hillside. This sprawling complex from the 13th centaury spanned several acres along the hill with some amazingly intact churches/fortresses and streets. It made for some uncomfortable walking if your Laura and didn’t realize there were no toilets until the exit, 4 hours later. Making for the beach again we turned ...
... People watching. Dogs! So many nationalities. Tents! Staggering from side to side. Red staircases. Endless horizon. TV in Greek. The list is endless. Funniest thing I've seen so far... Dog pooping on the upper promenade ... Man concensiously picking it up in a black plastic bag ... And then flinging the bag out over the side .... Only to have it blown right back at him and split open at his feet. Hahaha. AND, I laughed out loud.i AND, took their picture. ...
... for the bus as well as for the first ferry that will take us from Pireaus to Santorini ( which leaves at 07.35 and arrives at 15.00. This is at least a bit better than leaving at 18.00 and getting to Santorini at 0.35!)
Then I went for a lengthly walk to see if Patras doesn't have anything nice to offer. I got to a huge Greek church with a huge chandelier hanging in front of the altar. I then walked to the remains of a fort from which you ...
... 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 ...
... transit buses, a quick whip round getting the old driver a fistful of Euro for his trouble!!!! The crew on the ferry were closing the doors as we raced on and by the time we had reached our deck we were sailing!!! The ferry was actually quite new and to our surprise the cabins we were allocated were great - nearly as good as the ones on our cruise! With sweat dripping off us we found the nearest bar and toasted our good timing and thanking the ferry mob ...
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Achaia, Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $68
Central Square, Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $59
Ethnikis Antistasios 10, Kalavrita | Hotelfrom $53
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