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Hydra Calling

Hydra Calling This article appeared in Travel &B Leisure from 2007 was written by  Gregory A. Maniatis. It got us to travel there. He had us at Marlboro Lights. Her radiant eyes retreated behind a fearsome squint, her lips were swallowed by a frown. This was not the look of joy I was expecting from my fiancée. I'd pulled a hundred strings to secure a room at Elounda Beach, the famed resort that draws rock stars and Arab potentates to its primly manicured bay on Crete. But now she brooded on the Versace-clad bed while I smoked Marlboro Lights, two at a time, on the terrace. Waving her hand dismissively at our private pool, she finally said: "I want to...

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