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      Bus from Tirana to Meteora

      Meteora Feb 13, 2017 at 12:48 PM

      I am hoping to take a bus from Tirana in Albania to the Meteora Monasteries in Greece. I think the towns near the monasteries are called Kalambaka (or Kalabaka) and Kastraki. Does anyone have any information on timetables, etc?

      Thanks in advance for any information, it will be very much appreciated.

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      Corinth Canal

      Corinth Feb 13, 2017 at 11:03 AM

      First of all apologies if someone has already answered these questions. I reviewed all the reports I could find about the Corinth Canal, but some were quite old, so I am hoping to get the best current info.

      I am hoping to visit the Corinth Canal around late March or early April, preferably on a day trip from Athens using public transport, a bus or a train.

      My first choice would be to take a tour boat along the canal if there is one available from Isthmia or Corinth. Does anyone have any information on availability of canal tour boats? There was a youtube video clip of someone doing this sort of tour, but it is from 2009. I don't know if the tour is still available or where to get the boat if it is still operating.

      youtube.com/watch?v=...

      My second choice would be to see the canal from the bridge, but I'm not sure if the bus or the train would stop anywhere near the bridge. The bridge is about 9km from Corinth. Does anyone have a good suggestion for how to get to the bridge over the canal for someone using public transport?

      Thanks in advance for any information on this.

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    • Car Parking

      Rhodes (Island) Feb 15, 2017 at 1:42 AM

      Staying in Best Western Plaza hotel Rhodes town in May which has no free parking - which is our best parking option

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      Island recommendations for 2 weeks in the Cyclades

      Greece Feb 12, 2017 at 8:46 AM

      After 2.5 years of travelling in India, Australia and Southeast Asia, my boyfriend (33, British) and I (28, German) have now settled down in Berlin and want to explore some more of Europe. Hence we're very excited to be visiting Greece for the first time this year and are looking for some destination advice.

      We're flying to Athens on 7th June, then on to Santorini early on 8th June (my birthday), and back from Athens on 21st June. We're planning to spend around 3 days / 2 nights in Santorini and would probably like to visit another 2 islands in the Cyclades before heading back to Athens for the final 2-3 days. Is this feasible for a 2-week trip?

      I've checked out plenty of websites and have a few ideas but still unsure of which islands to include. We enjoy pristine, uncrowded (preferably not windy) beaches, local food, nature/scenery, some history/culture and some nightlife (bars rather than clubs). We could hire a car or scooters if required. I've included Santorini on the itinerary as I understand this is a must-see for first-time visitors to the Cyclades, but would also like to include some cheaper, less crowded places. Which islands would you recommend?

      Do we need to book hotels in advance or can we rock up with backpacks and find something decent on the day (Athens, Santorini, other islands)? What about ferries between islands, do we need to book these in advance? Can you recommend any affordable hotels with views of the caldera in Santorini? Is it easy to get public transport from the airport? Any advice relevant to our trip would be much appreciated.

      Thanks in advance!
      Nicole

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      Best days to visit Meteora Monasteries

      Meteora Feb 14, 2017 at 10:22 PM

      I was wondering if any days are better or worse than others for visiting the monasteries at Meteora. For example, Sunday might be a bad day to visit, but there could be other days when the monks have a different routine to normal.

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    • Buses to corfu

      by Brenmart Online Now Jul 27, 2014 at 10:36 PM

      Are there any how much and how long is the trip?

      2 Answers Jul 28, 2014 at 4:54 AM
    • Information

      by jmboyle Online Now Mar 13, 2014 at 8:02 AM

      Could anyone give me any information on Kassiopi in Corfu as I am planning to visit in June. Can I get around the island from this base on public transport also has anyone heard of the Memento Kassiopi Resort as I cannot find any reviews or indeed anything on it.
      Any help most welcome

      4 Answers Mar 13, 2014 at 4:00 PM
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      Villa Apanemia

      by rl1steve Online Now Feb 3, 2014 at 2:22 AM

      Hi All
      We are going to this villa in July.
      Can anyone give me directions to the harbour and square from this apartment ?
      Many thanks
      Steve

      3 Answers Feb 3, 2014 at 7:33 AM
    • markets

      by sylvo81 Online Now Aug 8, 2010 at 10:00 AM

      We are going to kassiopi in greece next may and would like to no were the nearest markets are please .

    • The main beach

      by ragaults Online Now Jun 12, 2010 at 4:09 AM

      I want to go to Kassiopi but am unsure whether it is suitable for children. Is there any sand on the beach or is it just shingle/pebbles only? Does anyone have any good photos of the main beach please?

      Thanks, Rachel (Bristol)

      1 Answer Jun 12, 2010 at 11:45 PM
    • Taxi transfer Airport to Kassiopi (& return) or car hire?

      by lealeam Online Now Sep 27, 2007 at 8:10 AM

      Hi
      We have a booked a holiday for 08 and as our son is not a good traveller, favour booking a taxi from the airport. Does anyone know a local taxi company who will do airport runs?
      Also, our other alternative would be to hire a car (my husband's preference). Is it easy to get to Kassiopi; we are staying at the Bella Vista apartments.
      Thanks

      2 Answers Mar 16, 2008 at 12:27 PM
    • getting to know you

      by kathleen123 Online Now Aug 23, 2005 at 2:59 PM

      Hi
      is there anyone else here that loves Kassiopi ..??? I go there all the time and i absolutely love it !!!!

      Kathleen x