Alacati Beach Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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... Mary's house where we all had to be very quiet and where we couldn't take photos, inside we could make a donation then you would get 2 Candles which you could go outside and light up. We all did this and almost emptied them of candles haha. We then went to the edge of the Virgin Mary's museum where all of the shops were, we then went for a look, we all purchased something, we then went outside and had another look at the shops, then we walked back out to the bus and ...
This morning's winding mountain drive took us to Olympia, site of the world's first Olympics, over 2,700 years ago. Olympia was a sanctuary of ancient Greece in Elis on the Peloponnese peninsula, is known for having been the site of the Olympic Games in classical times.
The Olympic Games were held every four years throughout ...
... amazing how these villages were built and so sad that they are currently only part-restored. We also meandered around the Nea Moni, a Byzantine monastery with it’s exhibit of around 150 skulls of people massacred by the Turks n 1822, but unfortunately the museum was ...
... purposes. The people have always had a hard life here and not that much money except for a few wealthy ship owners that own villas on the island. So we were very surprised when we went into the local village church to see incredibly ornate and over decorated statues and icons and chandeliers made from solid gold and silver. Most of the inhabitants were old so when they have gone one wonders who will continue looking after the place. It was even worse in ...
... cladding. The 'Church of the Apostles' at the heart of the village dates from the early fifteenth century... sadly, it's not in great condition and it isn't open to visitors. Most of the 'streets' are little more than alleyways and have arches linking the first floor of a house on one side to the first floor on the other. We enjoy our first mythos (lovely for Hilli to want to drink a beer again!) and some souvlaki in a friendly taverna beside the Orthodox Church in the ...