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"What are you doing in Greece?" asked my dad, when my parents called me on Christmas Eve. "Your Czech basketball team needs you."
-----In asking me that question, my father - a writer of short fiction, wilderness backpacker, and postal worker - had never been so right.
-----Winter days in my beloved small town of Rymarov, Czech Republic were as precious as gold.
-----The Rymarov Basketball League. Exchanging bounce passes with Ondra, the ...
... they had a chance – captured on 8 October, incarcerated and tried over the next five days and shot on 13 October. Not the most successful homecoming. [13 October 1815 happened to be a Friday. Superstition normally deems any Friday 13th to be Black Friday, an unlucky day. In Murat’s case, the superstition held true.]
As indicated in an earlier report, we have tended to eat out at lunchtime and self-cater dinner at ...
... Bingo. Damn...apparently number 9 is NOT my all time lucky number. Off I went to the slot tournament. The prize there was $500. Okay, so Bingo isn't really my game...but slots...now that's right up my alley. As you can see in the photo of the tally board after my turn, I'm placed third and the top 6 get into the final. I returned an hour later....and I'm no longer in third place...nor fourth, fifth or sixth. I'm out of the running. Just as I was last week. But, ...
... I think of...*Um it's really hot*Terraced hills with vineyards up them*Scorching sun and sun-baked stones*Sparkling sea and lots of boats*Its like your being baked*Churches and squished together houses*Its reallllly hot! Then we hopped on the boat, and went to the next village, Manarola.Dad said that this village apparently had the best gelato in Italy, so I was loving it already. We hopped off the wobbly boat, and walked up some stone steps, onto a ...
Today we had a lie in and then went to Locri where we looked for the Ancient Greek town where the fortress was. It was amazing. We then went and got some diesel and dad got ripped off so there was a bit of arguing. We then went to the shopping outlet where we had a McDonald's and accessed the wifi. We also called at oriented fashion where I got a top and dress and mum got a little handbag. We thence had a nap and tea and later went out for cocktails. Mum tried the local liquor ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service