Athos Palace Hotel
Travel Blogs from Kalithea
... moment the beautifully decorated reception area, and the helpful staff caught my attention in a positive way!
My room was spacious, very clean and with a great view. The bathroom was also clean and the bed comfortable!
The hotel offers a swimming pool, for those who do not want to go swimming in the sea . The breakfast ...
... a live orchestra as well as a small dance group made their appearance!
The program started with traditional Greek dances from various regions of Greece. It wasn’t long before most of the guest started dancing trying to learn the steps of each different dance!
The evening went on with Greek bouzouki and folk dances and when ...
... from our apartment we have a great beach, nice for swimming. The water is admittedly cool by Muscat standards but even I have had a good long swim. The area is very nice, good beaches, lots of restaurants and bars but obviously aimed a families rather than the 'young' crowd. Interestingly lots of Bulgarian and Rumanian cars here and I would agree a better choice than the Black Sea. The prices are 'European' though and twice as much as we paid in ...
... of badly pronounced in Russian and Arabic. I spoke Arabic in Turkey and Russian in Bulgaria, it was good for shopping.
Bulgaria has beautiful countryside but I found the towns depressing, all those rotting concrete blocks of apartments and every pavement broken and derelict. The government must be both corrupt and incompetent and it's a tough burden for the population. There has been a massive brain drain, it's the ...
... outside pool, listening to the rain’s soft murmur..The rain stopped later in the afternoon so we decided to take a short stroll to the nearby park. Nothing more refreshing than the smell of wet dirt! I couldn’t help but think there’s a charm to any sort of outing as it relaxes us and allows batteries to be recharged.
Coming back to the hotel we made sure to spend some ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free parking