- Free High-Speed Internet
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... I wanted to see how these people operate as a whole.I discovered that they move fast. Especially the traffic. Every car is moving at breakneck speeds and doesn't care whats ahead. Stop signs and lights are really more of a suggestion. In New York it's similar, but not like here. Cars jumped the sidewalks to pass other cars. Some just park in the middle of the street if it suits them. As a pedestrian you have zero rights. Sometimes the sidewalk is safe, but ...
We left our hotel in Arachova, a ski resort town in the mountains near Delphi, about mid- morning to begin the four hour drive back to Athens. It was a bit of a short night any way because of a large group of French high school students partying on the decks on the floors below our rooms. The hotel staff was complacent - but finally enough people complained that they got "the teachers to put them to bed"! It was a ...
... because we were arriving from Marrakesh -- where you were at constant risk of being run over by a scooter -- we were not bothered by the vehicles. Caleb said after one day that, "The people here are nice. The food is good. I think I'll live in Greece when I grow up." Talk about first impressions! We found the ancient Olympic Stadium (used for archery competitions in 2004) and a lovely national park. We made the trek up the Acropolis and ...
... The Minoan civilization pre-dated the Hellenic Greek and was the birthplace of Western Civilization in Europe. They were quite civilized and traded with the lands in the Eastern Med and Egypt. Being an island culture, they were not worried about defense and instead developed their artisans, whose work was prized by other nations. The eruption on nearby Santorini and the ascending Mycenaen culture was believed to be their downfall.
Our cruise ended near ...
... traveling throughout the states, i have either A. called my Dad if it wasn't a family vacation, B. had it planned, or C. had my phone with internet available. This was a great learning experience, and this same experience has happened over and over on our whole journey - it really amazes me! and I hope to be better about this aspect in my life when we return. A person's word of mouth can be more powerful than what one may believe when helping someone.