Travel Blogs from Athens
... the Acropolis, you walk by the Odeon of ?? Which is still used today for concerts. Further down you pass the Theater of Dionysis which was an open air bowl type theater with 15 thousand people capacity. There used to be an entire theater house behind the stage which evidently was rebuilt several times over the centuries. You can see parts of several foundations.
After a quick refresher with water and an apple, we set out for the ...
... 8217;s somewhat hard to even see the beauty of it. The Parthenon has been under excavation and reconstruction since the 1980’s and does not have an ending date in site. Even with the cranes and all the scaffolding, it was interesting to see the massive structure. After taking pictures and discussing its history, we walked to the other side of the Acropolis to view the Erechtheion, the most religious part of the Acropolis. We were able to see the caryatids, the ...
... had a heart attack. Changed real quick and met back downstairs for dinner. 20 or so of us took the train to Plaka and went to small gyro stand but myself and 3 others wanted to actually sit down and eat so we went to find a place. Found a place that looked pretty promising so we sat down. All of us got chicken and vegetables because we were just craving a hearty healthy meal. I also asked for milk to which the waiter replied, "Hot ...
... When we got back I found out that I could only pay for my Humira with cash, even though I had previously been told I could pay via card. I talked to my bank and the pharmacist trying to work things out and ended up being left with no option but to withdraw money. Due to limits on my card that can't be changed, I need to withdraw my maximum three days in a row. The whole situation is frustrating and I look forward to having it behind ...
Graeme, Crystal, and Marlana presented on Pop Music on Greece and Turkey. Here is there handout:
Popular Greek & Turkish Music
Crystal Ingram, Marlana Cirillo, Graeme Biddle
Influences of Greek-Turkish Pop Music
- Ottoman Classical music
- Turkish folk music
- European popular music
A main factor that contributed to the musical change in Turkey was the transition of the Ottoman Empire ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Apollonion Hotel Athens
Other places to stay in Athens
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $106
- Awful Service, Average Hotel
- Great base for Athens
Neos Kosmos, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $139
- Wonderful Hotel - an oasis of calm compared to the heat and chaos of the city
- Very Nice Place
- The most immaculate hotel ever
1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $163
- Best in Athens
- One word: Superb
????? 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $82
- Horrible rooms and breakfast
- Good location, Small clean rooms
- Nice Value
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $125
- Nice, but......
- AWESOME stay
- Location, location, location
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $385
- Rich Opulence Details
- The Absolute Best!
Παλαιού Φαλήρου, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $103
- A Cruise/Conference Hotel
- Big Hotel
- Good Hotel, Nice breakfast and toiletteries
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $159
- This hotel is super, and I know what I talk about
- Greco Imperial OK, No local flavor
- Dissapointed-definetely not a 5 star hotel.
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $87
- Convenient location next to the Metro
- Want a rooftop pool in Athens?
- Great place to stay
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $114
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $127
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- Enjoyed the stay
- Great Rooftop Pool
- Una maravilla de piscina
Makriyanni, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- 3 blocks from acropolis--great location
- Best Part of this hotel was the bartender, Fotis
- Close to Acropolis, but average hotel
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $104
Kolonaki, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- Would not stay here again
- Oh what a hill...
- Good location in Athens, nice 4/5* hotel
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $212
- Enjoyed my stay....
- Quite Impressed! Really Enjoyed Our Stay
- There is no rooftop pool!!
Αθήνα 6, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $46
Omonia Square, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $68
- Arachnophopbes beware
- Was very pleasantly surprised
- Dorian was good
Omonia Square, Athens | 3 star hotelfrom $52
Syntagma Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $134
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Terrible Hotel
- The Worst Customer Service EVER!
- No es un cinco estrellas
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $116
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $166
- Excellant hotel
- Great Value and Wonderful Location
- Incredibly Perfect Location - Luxurious & Fun
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $53
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- Loved this Hip Hotel
- Fresh attitude
- Great for the price