Arolithos Traditional Cretan Village
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- Airport Transportation
- Refrigerator in room
- Conference facilities
- Outdoor pool
- Hot tub
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... the interesting parts and the stories. So it was nice to go there but not mind blowing. I think we're all a little jaded from the barrage of cultural sights we've experienced in the last week or so. Probably the best thing was hearing from Lena about day to day life on Crete. How married couples are given houses by their parents, what age they marry, pregnancy out of wedlock is a precious baby and many Cretian brides walk down the aisle in their white dress ...
... elementary school a wedding reception was borrowing the play ground for a party later in the evening; All throughout our meal the sound system was being checked by playing traditional Greek music. The dive home was much easier than the drive there as we new what to expect back down the long winding roads back to our hotel. After drinks by the pool we are know getting ready for bed. Tomorrow we will be on the 9:30 am ferry to ...
... experience (Mom mentioned that when my Dad traveled Europe alone, he lamented the lack of someone to talk to about how beautiful everything was). But it has benefits, too. I've made some snap decisions and have struck a rapid pace; it's unlikely a partner would have been able to keep up, or if they did, not without some disagreement and strife.
Ierapatera, while still thoroughly touristy, is less commercialized than the other cities I stayed in on Crete. Walking through ...
... leaping about the rocky terrain.
WE stop several times on our drive, Gallatin, the Church of Archangel Michael, Kastelli, Askoi. WE make our way onto (into?) the Lassithi Plateau - the birthplace of Zeus. WE even see the cave where the birth happened. WE drive up and down the mountains all day. Making it to Mesa Potami, and a fabulous little taverna where the lady makes all the food from produce in her own backyard (thank you to Lisa and Chris ...
After a slightly earlier get up (1.30pm) and another clean up of the apartment Katie, Nicola and I went and had a look round the old Malia. Saw some traditional Greek architecture and eyed up some restaurants for the last night. On our return katie and Jemma prepared a stir fry whilst Nicola and I went for a swim. We are now about to have a pre-party ...