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Travel Blogs from Hersonissos
... across the street from the world’s worst restaurant we had visited for lunch a few days ago) Dinner was delicious – lamb chops, creamy mushrooms, and fresh salad. The rules still hold for restaurant dining!
Before going to bed, we thought we’d do one last tour of tourist trap alley, but found that at 9pm on a Friday, everything was closing up shop! Oh well, time for an Advil and bed instead and on to Santorini tomorrow ...
After connecting flights from Berlin we flew over amazing views and were excited to arrive in Mykonos island, met with a cold beer from Lucy and her friend Tori. We stayed in a peaceful pension owned by 'Maria' who spoke very little English but made life easy for us providing free transfers - such a luxury! We enjoyed our first Greek meal, and happily tucked into a delicious Greek salad and moussaka, yum! After good catch up Max and ...
... on the boat. Although I got a few more minutes underwater, it really wasn’t worth the stress of feeling like I was completely alone (even though I was swimming with 5 other people). When I returned to the boat I still had 40 bar, but was happy to get back on the boat. When I met Brad he had made friends with one of the guys on the boat. This gentleman had done over 5000 dives and agreed that nobody was anybody’s buddy down there. He may have ...
Tried the Raki...came short of splurting it out! You know the feeling...reading later 80%!!! Made from grape skin & twigs left over from stomping...new meaning of Dregs!
PS now about the Museum: With the help o their large storage urns, began the Trade routes thus standardising weights & measures. With their creative attributes they developed stamps which could be found imprinted on the handles. Most of the exhibits in the ...
... us just on time for the last English tour. On the way there, it was interesting to watch the cultural differences in traffic. A woman in the passenger seat, with a baby in her lap – firing up a cigarette! Crazy.
Our guide Eva spoke in a rather strange manner, putting emPHASis on the wrong syLABles. Besides that distraction she provided great insight into the Knossos site through her stories. Arthur Evans ...
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