Travel Blogs from Tolon
Mycenae is an archaeological site in Greece, located about 90 kilometres (56 miles) southwest of Athens, in the north-eastern Peloponnese. Argos is 11 kilometres (7 miles) to the south; Corinth, 48 kilometres (30 miles) to the north. From the hill on which the palace was located, one can see across the Argolid to the Saronic Gulf.
In the second millennium ...
... and walked to the rim of the sink hole. To our disappointment, it was not a thousand feet sink hole that I hoped for and expected. It was only 30 meters deep at most. The appearance of the sink hole was way more impressive far away than close up. We got back to the hotel and took a rest before heading out to the Open air cinema in Nafplio. The movie they were showing? Hercules! Nothing could be cooler than this as we watched the movie under a hill and flying ...
... drop". The last time we were in Paros, the clothes shopping was extraordinary. Sweaters, t-shirts were not only good quality, but wonderful designs. Going along the lunga-mare, we were horrified. The junkie tourist shops were supplied with old stock from the last maybe the last 3 seasons. All the products were dusty, dirty, and sometime even broken. There was only one jewelry shop,now, whose contents were lesser than the market shopping in Vallarta. Boy -- this ...
Corinth has two ports that provided access to Italy on the west and Asia Minor on the east. Raisins were first developed in Corinth. Corinth is from the word currant, a seedless raisin the Mediterranean.
Our first point of interest in ...
... up a small side street, and the tables were arranged in the street in two locations. The couple that owned the restaurant was very nice and had everything prepared and ready to go for dinner. As usual in Greece, the meal was presented in waves and all items were shared by the group at each table. Numerous items were served, but there was no “main course”. At one point we were invited into the kitchen to talk with the Chef ...
Other places to stay in Tolon
Bouboulinas Str. 13, Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $65
8, Karaiskaki, Tolon | 4 star hotelfrom $53
52 Sekeri Tolo , Tolon | Hotelfrom $52
Bouboulinas 26, Tolon | Hotelfrom $53
Ring Road Tolo, Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $54
Tolon | Hotelfrom $67
Xanthou St 9A, Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Bouboulinas 7, Tolon | 2 star hotelfrom $49