Travel Blogs from Athens
weekend in athens
We arrived in Athens after waiting in Amman airport for another few hours, we had to go back to Amman from Tel Aviv with our around the world tickets. We all know the Amman airport inside out now as we been there so many times!!! We arrived in Athens late afternoon after a 2hour flight on royal Jordanian airlines. Today we wander around the city a …
... made some very nice colour combinations in the pictures. I slept the whole bus trip back to the hotel! This change to heat from Iceland was nan adjustment. We had an included dinner at another authentic Greek restaurant. This one had live music and traditional dancing for us to watch, was extremely vibrant and a lot of fun! The group went to bed early due to a 5AM wake up for our 6 hour ferry to ...
... in more depth, referencing our professor's experiences in South Africa during the apartheid. Additionally, we began discussing different types of currencies and their values relative to each other. In Entrepreneurship, we discussed the entrepreneurial aspects of the sites we have visited so far. For example, the coin museum shows the growth of currency from coin to paper money. We learned that the Chinese developed paper money as a new idea that would allow them to pack ...
... so you could hear loud conversations going on
So, we decided to go down to Piraeus, a port town on the
coast, not far from Athens. We caught the “hop on – hop off” Athens explorer
bus down to the port. The port had huge docking areas for all types of
boats……..from huge cruise ships to luxury pleasure boats down to tiny, quaint