Travel Blogs from Tolon
... on bench looking over the Argolic Gulf. Cute town surrounded by 3 old fortresses that they light up at night. We staying at Amalia Hotel. Our rooms are very basic and have funny smell. Like big time Frebreeze or cleaning product. As we were leaving our rooms the smell in hall was weird mixture of dinner and cleaning products. A couple on the tour asked us what that weird smell was? I said "dinner" and we busted out laughing. Sarah and I cruised the dinner ...
... let the world turn until we turn to dust again. If that is what the author sees, he finds the best thing is to then enjoy the life you have. Whatever you do, enjoy that work and be content with your gift from God. While we are alive we can enjoy what we have been given.
So I realized what is the best thing for a person. He must enjoy his work, because to enjoy his life is God’s gift. Nobody can know what will happen in the ...
... these were indeed an amazing group of people. Their handiwork was evident throughout the village: my cousin pointed out areas that had been repaired, homes that were renovated, and others differences the committee has made throughout.
After a hike up the road (yes, definitely a hike as the road was quite a steep uphill, resulting in making me fell soooo out of shape!), my cousin, my son and I stopped for a frappe at one of the tavernas to cool off and ...
... my book-learning.
I arrive at a car park on a hill, with a post office, pine trees and not much else it seems. two coaches are about to leave, taking nearly all the people around with them and leaving the place very quiet. I'm pleased to see the post office is manned, otherwise it would be quite unnerving here.
I have a small wheeled holdall, which I'm invited to leave in a safe place, for which I am very grateful.
The cafe ...
... as we pass through a string of villages and towns including Messini.
At Kalamata we were given a 20 minute break (leaving at 10.30) and, maybe because the Megalopoli-Tripolis part of the road is complete, so this stretch now takes less than an hour, we also had a 20 minute stop at Tripolis. This makes all the difference to my enjoyment of the journey as it gives time to stretch the legs and buy snacks. ...
Other places to stay in Tolon
Bouboulinas Str. 13, Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $65
52 Sekeri Tolo , Tolon | Hotelfrom $52
8, Karaiskaki, Tolon | 4 star hotelfrom $53
Bouboulinas 26, Tolon | Hotelfrom $53
Xanthou St 9A, Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $77
Ring Road Tolo, Tolon | 3 star hotelfrom $54
Tolon | Hotelfrom $67
Bouboulinas 7, Tolon | 2 star hotelfrom $49