Aoos Lake and the bear’s house (Greece)

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  1. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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    Just me, my self and I.<o:p></o:p>
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    I left <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:city w:st="on">Athens</st1:city></st1:place> in Friday after noon for Meteora, to find my friend Wolf that he has a hotel there.<o:p></o:p>
    Wolf is real biker, but he had some hot weather problems.<o:p></o:p>
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  2. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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  3. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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  4. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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  5. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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  6. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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    When I was a kid, I went with my family, in Metsovo to see the bears.<o:p></o:p>
    So I thought that it was a good opportunity to visit the place.


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  7. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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    But in Metsovo they don&#8217;t keep bears anymore.<o:p></o:p>
    I was very disappointed! <o:p></o:p>
    I ask some teenagers (the last logical human being in the planet) and they told me, to go near to the water spring in the deep night!!!!<o:p></o:p>
    I said thank you, and I asked them, if it was possible to see the bears with out be eaten by them!<o:p></o:p>
    They find my observation very logical and they indicate to me the correct location of the bear&#8217;s reserve. <o:p></o:p>
    It was impossible to go in one day, so I said I will be back next week (and so I did) <o:p></o:p>
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    The young boys told me also that near there in a small village Milia, the have a mummified bear in the central piazza!<o:p></o:p>
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    I went to have a look and the story was like that.<o:p></o:p>
    The people of the village find the bear sick and they tried to help. They put the animal in the school gym and feed it with honey and water.<o:p></o:p>
    No help came from the Greek state or other association and the animal dyed the day after.<o:p></o:p>
    It was back on the 80s. Today the situation is mach better.<o:p></o:p>
    Any way the locals were so disappointed and they thought to keep the bear for ever.



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  8. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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    A carpenter with original knowledge and opinions has his &#8220;lab&#8221; near there. He knows how to manufacture ancient toys.


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    Next day I went back home, with the clear idea to came back and visit the bears reserve soon.<o:p></o:p>

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  9. GreeKKTiNoS

    GreeKKTiNoS Been here awhile

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    monrcar Been here awhile

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    :evil Always best to get your bear advice from teenagers... Nice ride!
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  11. GB

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    Looks good, but the pics are so slow in loading.. :lurk
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