Stavros Beach in Chania, Crete

These pictures were intended for later use. I will be out ofΒ Crete and will be going to another island for travel, but running errands, visiting some blogs,Β and working on my final exams for a class I’m in before I depart. Hence, only a very quick post.


The Sophomore Slump Recommends:

Movie: 12 Years A Slave – Dramafest to its finest!

Dang I can’t find any of my favorite scenes … Oh well, Michael Fassbender (one of my top actors ever) and Lupita Nyong’o, take it away ….

Flashback recommendation:
Here is Roberto Benigni winning BestΒ Foreign Language FilmΒ (also Best Actor) for the movie La Vita E Bella at the Oscars…

Music: When the Pawn Hits the Conflicts He Thinks like a King What He Knows Throws the Blows When He Goes to the Fight and He’ll Win the Whole Thing ‘fore He Enters the Ring There’s No Body to Batter When Your Mind Is Your Might so When You Go Solo, You Hold Your Own Hand and Remember That Depth Is the Greatest of Heights and If You Know Where You Stand, Then You Know Where to Land and If You Fall It Won’t Matter, Cuz You’ll Know That You’re Right. by Fiona Apple. One word: WORDPLAY. πŸ™‚

Here is one of the most heralded best music videos of the ’90’s … Criminal …

Flashback recommendation:

I recommended the album In Rainbows, but here’s one of the most talked about music videos of the ’90’s from Radiohead … Just …


Went to do a volunteer of cleaning Stavros Beach …






Last Call…


These cellphone pics are unedited. That’s how clear the water really is.
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  1. Woaah such clear water ! So beautiful and has such a mesmerizing quality to it. Did you find any mermaids swimming there somewhere? πŸ˜‰ πŸ˜‰

    P.s Have you heard the version of “Why try to change me now” by Fiona Apple? πŸ™‚

    • Thanks for the head’s up! Perfect cover song for her.

      Ow, I just read your email. Will reply soon. Sorry I didn’t see your email then.

  2. Waters so sparkly clear and a lovely unspoilt coastline there Rommel !
    Good luck with those exams … and enjoy your island hop πŸ˜‰

    • No. Just went to another Greek island. I’m not leaving Greece while I’m here, except for Italy in September (*crossing my fingers*)

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