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Robert de Niro enjoys sunset in Franco's bar in Santorini08-10-2012 16:05The famous Hollywood actor, Robert de Niro, was found in Santorini, enjoying the sunset in Franco's Bar. Fotis Karydas, CEO of Touristorama company, was with him and describes the moments he spent with Robert de Niro at the famous bar.The actor visited the island of Santorini on "Alexander" of the Latsis' family famous yacht. An equally famous friend, John Travolta,was with them. The two families had lunch on board and started shortly before sunset, Robert de Niro with his family and the family of John Travolta approached the old port and went to Fira by the cable car. John Travolta himself chose to rest on the yacht, while the rest, simply dressed and without causing the attention, passed unnoticed on the streets of the island. They have alreaydy booked the whole Franco's bar, to enjoy the sunset without been disturbed. Robert de Niro was particularly interested to try Santorinian wine with simple dips.Franco's Bar has a wide variety of drinks and wine while plays only classical music. Throughout the duration of their stay in the bar they were very impressed by the music and had no special requirements.Robert de Niro in his conversation with Fotis Karydas expressed his great love for Greece, traditional Greek dishes and said that he likes to drink Greek coffee.During the sunset to the strains of music by Vangelis Papathanassiou, he got photographed with his family and friends, with Thirasia in the background and the purple colors of the sunset, away from the limelight. The left the best impression to those who met them by their simple manners and friendliness and they left the same way they came, discreetly and anonymously in the crowd.
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Touristorama has been travelling all around Greece and its islands for over a decade. This year, during our trip to Naxos, the biggest of the Cyclades complex, we discovered an interesting spot, perfect for your night out on the island… which is what we do best: finding the best places and then propose you should visit them! Prime is a Scandinavian Bar, located on a privileged position in Chora of Naxos, opposite the port. It’s been operating for 21 years and enjoys a great fame to both foreign and local tourists.
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