Travel Blogs from Tolon
... and cuts into the hillside with a doorway three-stories tall. You then enter into a large dome, the largest of its time and for more than 1,200 years until the Romans built the Pantheon.
We then hiked to the hilltop to Acropolis of Mycenae.
We passed the grave circle that included the tombs of Clytaemnestra, a relative of Agamemnon, and his rival Aegisthus, before entering the Lion Gate.
The main, monumental entrance to the ...
... cleaned it and he wrapped it yesterday. Luckily there are pharmacies every where to get extra supplies. :)
Other than that everyone is healthy and very happy!!!!
This evening we checked out our concert venue for tomorrow and it looks beautiful! We will perform on the Port here in Tolo. We have a few extra issues to deal with (wind, lighting etc…) but it should be a great venue. Wish us luck ...
Once into the Gulf we were surprised at how much the wind had increased and of course the sea state was building as well. No wonder there was so much adverse current within the canal itself.
It almost seemed too short but it was spectacular, the sheerness of the walls, the narrowness of the channel and the pale turquoise colour of the water will leave a lasting impression.
... teacher (http://www.portoheliwatersports.com/). Unfortunately, Iain talked himself out of going and having fun somewhere between the car and the end of the dock, it became too dangerous. Hamish jumped right in though.
Mario has a small boat especially equipped for learners, with a pole next to the boat. Hamish's ski were a bit like learner chopsticks, hooked together at front. Mario held him while Dmitri drove the boat. Hamish stayed ...
... around it.
This amazing rock structure towers over the water. As if the rock was pushed up and up and erupted forth by some unseen plunger below. Then just begged you to climb them!
Hiking up and around we followed ancient narrow roadways and up old footing of grand staircases to find what remains of buildings erected in the Hellenistic period.
Only really discovered and ...