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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... up to a castle at the top which like many medieval fortresses replace Greek and roman temples and reused much of the marble from the prior temples. The view of the Aegean sea from the top was amazing. The top of the castle had ancient roman rooms. You could take a donkey up to the top, but we were advised against it as some people fall off and get injured. I got a nice linen pants and almost left ...
... of Pedhi...a quiet fishing village. Here we enjoy a wonderful lunch of saganaki, Aubergine salad and beet root with garlic...all washed down with a litre of the house rose. What a shame our ferry was cancelled!
We return by local bus - an experience in itself. Up the narrow winding streets, over the hill and there again is the wonderful view of Symi in the late afternoon light.
Ah...maybe Thor will keep up his ...
Going through my photos I find those of Rhodes, a quick stopover on our way to Symi. This is a photo of the entrance to the harbour where the statue of Colossus (one of the seven wonders of the ancient world) was meant to ...
... Ti bar just down from Villa Nikola, dangle feet in the water, cooling breezes fill the air...another gin... Dinner at one of the Tavernas on the harbour...one night we are so animated by all the action on the water that the owner brings us a complimentary carafe of wine so we can continue to enjoy the scene... Heaven on a plate...We are not leaving...That's all! PS Be careful what you wish for...storm brewing, ferries cancelled...! Heaven ...
... steep streets the friendliness of the people was also confirmed, when spying me taking photos of their ancient Vespa, a local couple invited me up onto their terrace overlooking pedi bay to share ouzo and grapes from their vines. It turns out that the wife is originally from Sydney, married her husband and moved to symi in 1988 and hasn't been back since, so she was incredibly keen on hearing what has changed and what hasn't. It was such a fantastic experience, as ...