- Swimming pool
- Room service
Travel Blogs from Kalambaka
... at Kalambaka and dinner was served in our hotel. This country really is worth a visit and it has so much history to tell and I am only sorry it took me so long to get here to discover it.
Some interesting bits and pieces from Greece, which we all love!! The food is rather nice, except that I do NOT like olives. Fortunately, both Barb and Eve do, so I can often unload mine.
Tomatoes, sliced ...
... rose. This is also common in Europe and I do not have a problem with that - when there is a bath under it! Our room had a ring of bricks one high - only a shub if you are a pixie, so come shower time which was also a bit of a dribble pressure we employed the other to hold the rose and be a shower arm, whilst the other washed! The shower also has a sign about water shortage and only enough hot for one quick shower - again understand ...
... the road along the
ridge. It was quite well marked and most of the track was paved with stones,
but it was very steep and we needed to stop several times. We climbed past the
turn off to the monastery up to the road, where we sat and admired the view. We
met a few other intrepid walkers along the way. Having got up, of course we had
to walk down, but we made it back safely to the hotel well before it got dark.
... an hour for the next. I tried to relax and started reading 'the power of NOW'. Now this book was covered in deodorant because it was full of **** but there were some ideas which resonanted with me. Sometimes when you are emotional, you should take a step back and view your thought rom a rational outsider's point of view. Also cherish the moment of NOW so you won't worry about the past or future. After two buses, I arrived in ...
... yet it was much more quiet. I am telling you that Nena was trying to kill us with the steps today. You can only imagine the amount of steps we had to climb up the mountain. We got a good workout in. Our day of monasteries was filled with beautiful Greek Orthodox iconostasis and tons and tons of steps. We were so tired and eager to get to out next destination, ...