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... super smart Greek people company:) The same day we hitchiked towards Bulgaria but after we reached Thessaloniki and took a bus out to the outskirts of it, it became dark and we couldnt find any promised gas station there. So we just took 3 hour bus ride there and back! Happily my wonderful friend Despina found us a place to stay in Thessaloniki! We couldnt have been more thankful!
Next morning we took a bus to Sofia!
... I asked Anastasia if she wanted to take a walk, so her and I went around the town. I found a jungle gym, and had to climb it. I also heard more about the first screenplay that Anastasia wrote. Before going to bed, we watched the Swedish version of Girl With a Dragon Tattoo.
I took a few fresh oranges for the road in the morning and prepared for my 12-hour commute to Nafplio, a seaside town in southern Greece that Lonely Planet recommended highly for a non-touristy Greek ...
This last week in Greece we have spent at the ESCAPE Conference in Porto Carras Resort. It is located in the Macedonia Region where there are 3 peninsulas. It is a popular destination for Greeks vacationing. The G8 Summit and the European Summit were held at this resort a few years ago, very nice resort!
I mentioned that I was to go on a tour to the Mt Athos (around it, not to it!) but we quite literally missed the boat and didn't ...
... going to the ferry; we swapped directions and were on our way! Very typical for our Greek experience!
We boarded the bus for Thessaloniki heading to our next bus to the Thessaloniki airport. There we will catch another bus for a 90 minute ride to the conference hotel. Travel gets a little complicated here, no trains, all bus and ferry. We should arrive around midnight.
Well we are finally at the conference…we arrived after 1 in the morning. It was a very ...
... I am including a link to a 6o minutes special that was just shown (last month!) on Mt Athos. It is really interesting, check it out, make sure you watch all 3 sections there are links in the story...let me know what you think. I feel very lucky to be able to make the ...
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