Olympia Youth Hostel

Praxitelous Kondyli 18, Olympia, Peloponnese, Greece | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Praxitelous Kondyli 18, Olympia, is near Hand's On Children's Museum, Priest Point Park, Olympic Flight Museum, and Capitol Museum.
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Travel Blogs from Olympia

We had our first taste of real history - Olympia

A travel blog entry by pverco on Jul 13, 2014

5 photos

... the extensive site's structures. The site is very large and was bounded by two rivers. In addition to the earthquakes, may floods of the rivers occurred, resulting in a massive build up of silt over the generations, thereby burying the site.

Over recent centuries the site was rediscovered and has largely been unearthed by archaeologists, presenting the wonder of the ancient site. Most of the building were created from local limestone ...

Our week on the cruiseship

A travel blog entry by malloryharvie on Jun 13, 2014

10 photos

... and he was always on every excursion we went on and at the pool and restaurants at the same times as us. People watching definitely proved to be pretty interesting at times.

The juiciest cruise story comes from our second last night aboard the ship. Around 5am I woke up because I felt the boat shake really hard. The whole cruise we could really feel the boat moving, especially if you were in the Windjammer restaurant or in the solarium. However, this ...

Finding Ancient Olympia

A travel blog entry by robbynpeter on May 08, 2014

1 comment, 25 photos

... Katakolo. It was a tourist town, cruise ships come in and buses take tourists to Olympia. So tomorrow we'll get there somehow because the locals are saying two cruise ships come in tomorrow! Ancient Olympia at last! Run the 200m in Olympia, well almost coz it's only 180 metres. The athletes came in through a tunnel . . . mmm looks like a familiar idea. The temple of Zeus that housed ...

Not our best day

A travel blog entry by greg-and-karen on Oct 12, 2012

2 comments, 5 photos

... announcement that a whale had been spotted in front of the ferry. So the ferry stopped, in the middle of Puget Sound, and we waited about 15 minutes. No whale. The ferry continued its route and about 1:30 it docked, but not in Anacortes. It stopped at San Juan Island to pick up some other passengers. We still had another 90 minutes on the ferry. So on we go. We finally docked at Anacortes at 3:15, got off the ferry, drove through ...

What was forgotten was remembered...

A travel blog entry by vjlarson on Jun 25, 2011

We were driving through Olympia, an hour from home, when it suddenly occurred to me what I had forgotten. I didn’t have the bag we had gotten from Triple A with all of our trip info… all of the wonderful books and maps, plus the Triptik we’d gotten after making 3 visits to AAA! Oh no! How could ...