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Mar 27, 2012 - Day trip to Phaistos

3-27 Wiki Info Phaistos A regiment of 20 UK soldiers stayed in the hostel last night...nice fellows. They're stationed on Cyprus and for an exercise they were retracing the route of their same regiment during WW2 in 1941. In studying it they hope to discover the positives/negatives of the decisions made in retrospect. We stored our packs at the hostel and took a bus to Phaistos archeological site and from there I hiked 6 km to/from Ayia Triada. Great hike (see photos), and downhill both ways! Of course, that was only half the distance...

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