Thalassa Beach Resort
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking
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Aegean Airlines flight to Heraklion late leaving but made up a bit of time. Collected our hire car then drove to Rethymnon - about 90 mins. Room 111 at Rimondi Boutique Hotel was on the top floor, lots of stairs to access but spacious & private. Met up with David & Sue about 3:30 & had a few drinks, watched their Seabourn ship depart then we walked around the old town a little before having a nice seafood dinner at one of the many cafes lining the old Venetian ...
... bright colors.....and we walked on the oldest paved road in Europe. Back in town we visited the historical museum. Judging from the glazed look in Dave's eyes and his zombie walk, we need to move on to another part of Crete. And yes, food is fantastic....I have a grilled octopus tentacle with vinegar in ...
After a very tight connection in London resulting from a delay out of SFO, we made it to Brussels where we had a long layover. No Belgian waffles and one of us was not bold enough to take the metro into the city for a look around. very weary on our last leg on to Crete where we arrived around 2300 at our hotel on Heraklion's harbor. As we write this, already we ...
We got our first Greek sleep in whilst the boat docked in Crete, got up in time to have waffles for breakfast before heading up to the top deck to see what everyone else was doing. Whilst up on the deck sunbathing Sean gets roped in to represent nz in the Mr Olympia competition, after a series of competitions including muscle flexing and kissing as many girls in 30 seconds it ends with racing back to our cabin and dressing as a female (pic attached), ...
... we still use their name for it, Labyrinth, today.
Our guide today really had his mythology down pat. On our trip to the Palace he told us the story of King Minos who had asked the Gods for a supreme bull, the horns of the bull were a sacred symbol in Minoan culture. King Minos promised to sacrifice the bull as an offering to the Gods if he was given it, as a way to prove his dedication to them. The Gods granted his wish, ...