Travel Blogs from Agios Nikolaos
... in the tiny town of Agia Pelaglia. The town has a few tiny beaches and surrounded by olive and grape plants on the hills. We were greeted in the morning with breakfast on the balcony including home made Greek yoghurt and honey, homemade bread with jams made by 'muma' and plenty of baklava, fruit and tomatoes. After breakfast we wondered down into town to the beaches, and after climbing a few rocks were rewarded with ...
... things off by getting a little bit sloshed before boarding a flight out of here? Too bad that today was a Sunday, which we found out is the day that all the wineries are closed!
Still, we managed to find a way to enjoy a bit of Heraklion's wine country by having the customary Cretan experience of a lazy and drawn out Sunday lunch at Elia & Diosmos, the prototypical type of modern restaurant you would expect to find in ...
... but we met a famous DJ and the music was very good so still lots of fun! And it means no hangovers this morning. Bonus! Now just waiting for Michael and Hannah to wake up so we can pack and be away from our incredibly creepy hotel manager who we suspects hates us, though we don't really know why! Bring on Venice! Love Molly ...
So there's nothing to do in Crete except lie by the pool or get drunk at night, meaning the blogs are a little boring! Last night we were all trying to save money and catch up on sleep so we decided after a day in the sun that we'd stay in and left the girls to go out. It was actually really nice to have a night of peace and quiet and Hannah and mike bought tea so they ...
Today was another Culinary Discovery Tour. I had read a trip report about it on the Oceania blog a year ago, and decided that it sounded like a wonderful experience. Besides, who has ever heard of this port at the eastern end of the island of Crete? How much could we be missing by leaving town for the day?
So Chef Kelly gathered her eighteen charges and led us to the bus that would take us to Arolithos, ...
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