Comfy Boutique Hotel
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- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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Late this morning, after we had packed the car and given up hope of visiting Patrick (Paddy) Leigh Fermor's house, Mary got a call with the green light from the Benaki Museum in Athens. We walked there (half a mile along a public path) and were greeted by Elpida, supervisor of the house and Paddy's caretaker during the last 7 years of his long life. She showed us around (no photos inside) and told great strides with great affection for her old boss. ...
... about that), but it was enough to take pictures and wander around a bit and still enjoy it. When we had all first made it up the hill, Karavas told us "Ok, so you all made it up the hill. And because of that, you can all shout--one time--this is Sparta". Well, of course we took that opportunity and ran with it.
Eventually we all made it back to the bus and it took us a bit further into town so that we could go get lunch. We ate ...
... tourism, or because there was little sense that people were fighting back – recession did not seem to be biting as hard here. Sitting atop this mountain it felt like we were a long way from the bustle and turbulence of the cities. Despite this slow pace of life, the light was rapidly dying in the village and we needed to climb down quickly before nightfall. The following morning we would begin our journey to our second olive harvest on the trip so far, and an early start awaited us.
... over, a teenager playing English music from u tube on her lap top right next door and on our left I can hear some people playing the Greek version of backgammon. Soon the gypsies will be staring up but surprising not yet. Lots of the neighbors choose to water the plants in the late evening and from what I can see most everyone has finished. Kelly is our official water boy here along with other dignified labels, such as garbage ...
We headed downtown ("The Centre") in search of some shopping and stumbled upon open air walking mall which kind of reminded me of Vegas. Prices were very reasonable and the people are both friendly and patient of the language barrier. Several stores advertised half price sales, great for us but an unfortunate sign of the failing economy in Greece. We will return for sure as we could only last for a few hours in the intense heat. The cafes ...