Hotel Parthenon City
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
- Wireless internet connection in public areas
- Smoking rooms available
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bittersweet times as we touch the bases on our last two days here. Sunday we drove south to Gennadi, our favorite pebble beach, for a long swim and fish lunch just before the wind came up. Then off to the hills: visited the village of Asklepion for coffee and a church tour with our airport cab driver, Manoli (Mike) Hatz, one of many second-generation Greek-Canadians who have moved back to this lovely village. From there, we took a gravel ...
Mary, Shelley & Dan arrived in Lindos Friday afternoon and settled into Mary's beautiful home, aka The Museum. After a slow morning regrouping from our road trip, we headed to the main beach, which is paved with sun beds all summer but comparatively deserted now. Settling into Rosanna's Italian beach taverna, we ordered, had a swim, ate a delicious lunch of seafood risotto and fresh fish, and swam again. The aquamarine sea was clear and warm. Just too dolce for words. ...
... us buckle our seat belts! Finally we reach the port and gather our belonging to board the Aegean Cat. Because we were travel from Turkey to an EU country we need to do a passport control both here and when we arrived in Rhodes. Leaving Turkey was fairly routine but when we arrived in Rhodes I had to stand in the "ALL PASSPORT" line while all of the EU passport holders were streaming through the other ...
The sunrise over Rhodes this morning was simply amazing; a burst of red and gold brilliance. Signalling a gorgeous day, which we were totally up for after yesterday's disappointment! The fourth largest of the Greek Islands with a population of 120,000, the name Rhodes means flower of the pomegranate.
Seven of us hired two drivers to take us around the island and show us some pre-arranged highlights. We set off at 8:30 past the 4km wall of the Old Town, which would have been ...
... dinner and heading for sea it got a bit rough and the ship rocked and rolled a bit, not too much, but enough that at one stage 30 stacked good clean dinner plates slid off the servery next to where we were sitting, and smashed on the floor! Sufak, our waiter, yelled to another waiter, who was near the servery, to prevent a second pile sliding to devastation! ...