lti Ikaros Beach Luxury Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from Malia
When we woke up this morning, neither of us could move without complaint. Calves, knees, thighs, and even abs had taken a toll from the day before. Yowza! Man, are we out of shape. I wonder how some of those other people faired??
We started off the morning by stumbling down to the port for a tour through the Maritime Museum. As we were coming down the stairs, holding onto the railing for dear life, an older couple started coming up ...
... blue water. It was an amazing view, sitting on the cliffs we watched a local catching octopus with a snorkel and his hands...it all felt very Greek! And very different to the other islands we had visited. We'll be sad to leave Greece, but very happy we came and visited a place we hadn't planned! (A holiday within a holiday) Tomorrow we say goodbye to Lucy and Tori who have been a great laugh and company over the past week. Next stop ...
... nearly drew out my stomach with each turn. Jen asked how I was feeling and I couldn’t respond for fear of opening my mouth at an inopportune moment. My silence provided the answer! Luckily I didn’t paint the rear seats of the van, and left with my dignity!
When we got back to the hotel, we decided to have a quick siesta before lunch. I downed some Gravol and passed out for an hour. That was all I needed to right myself – ...
So much to say, just pictures for now..write up tonight. Starts Neolithic period 7000 BC to the Roman 4th century AD
Just returned from a beautiful homemade meal, with Antonia & Vasili on their veranda, of rabbit, meat wrapped in cabbage leaves, Greek salad with tiny olives the size of small grapes & homemade feta, moussaka, homemade sweets of fruit preserved with honey. As we said the journey is in the people we meet.We have been so ...
... us just on time for the last English tour. On the way there, it was interesting to watch the cultural differences in traffic. A woman in the passenger seat, with a baby in her lap – firing up a cigarette! Crazy.
Our guide Eva spoke in a rather strange manner, putting emPHASis on the wrong syLABles. Besides that distraction she provided great insight into the Knossos site through her stories. Arthur Evans ...
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