Travel Blogs from Greece
... its first lot of tourists - some will walk up the Gorge! At about 14.30 the first lot of walks emerge from the Gorge and fill the bars and restaurants until they all leave on the Ferry at 17.30 and then peace decends. Friday - we have a rest day - great swimming from the beach - lovely warm sea. Paul has now gone off to walk to a Fort while I sit in the bar and write this blog! Loutro tomorrow - a coastal ...
... for the same purpose). According to Suetonius, the canal was dug to a distance of four stades (approximately 700 metres (2,300 ft), in other words about a tenth of the total distance across the isthmus). A memorial of the attempt in the form of a relief of Hercules was left by Nero's workers and can still be seen in the canal cutting today. Other than this, as the modern canal follows the same course as Nero's, no remains have survived. The philosopher and Roman senator Herodes ...
... plane. Very small plane seating was 2/2. With propellers. The flight was only 35-40 minutes. We even got a drink orange/water/coke and some peanuts. It was so nice flying over the Mediterranean, we could clearly see all the other islands but couldn't figure out which were which. We arrived into JTR airport ( very little and cute) Bags came out straight away and we had the Vedema staff waiting to pick us up with my last last name on a sun board. He guided us to ...
Awoke in that awkward and uncomfortable position that everybody seems capable of getting into when squashed into an airline seat between two people ... Sore necks and completely unrested we wandered off the ship like zombies. The things you'll do to save a few Euros! Luckily for us, Matt & Kay took all the hard work out of picking a hostel. They simply picked one and we just chose the same one. Problem solved. We found the subway and made ...
... says 3 euro for toll. Troy pays up and I was annoyed that the taxi driver wanted more (see maybe thats why he come across as nice??). I wouldn’t of paid more and then I looked up on the internet - 35 euro is fixed price including toll etc. So that is it not going to give them a cent more if we get a taxi back to airport. I have come to a conclusion I hate taxi drivers all over the world! Arrrr! 35 euros is steep enough. We drive through ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Golden Sun Greece
Other places to stay in Greece
Ammoudes Koskinou, Kalithea | 5 star hotelfrom $130
Loutraki Korinthias, Loutráki | 5 star hotelfrom $125
Limin Hersonissou, Hersonissos | 3 star hotelfrom $205
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $118
- Awful Service, Average Hotel
- Great base for Athens
Neos Kosmos, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $130
- Wonderful Hotel - an oasis of calm compared to the heat and chaos of the city
- Very Nice Place
- The most immaculate hotel ever
Athens International Airport, Spata | 4 star hotelfrom $161
- Relax at Athens airport
- The Perfect Hotel Experience
- Go for the bathroom on the expense account
Akti Miaouli & Papanikolaou, Rhodes | 4 star hotelfrom $73
Agios Ioannis Peristeron, Agios Ioannis | 4 star hotelfrom $128
8 Monastiriou Street, Thessaloniki | 5 star hotelfrom $79
1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $123
- Best in Athens
- One word: Superb
????? 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $74
- Horrible rooms and breakfast
- Good location, Small clean rooms
- Nice Value
Aghia Pelagia, Agia Pelagia | 5 star hotelfrom $193
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $130
- Nice, but......
- AWESOME stay
- Location, location, location
Trianta Beach, Ialyssos | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $323
- Rich Opulence Details
- The Absolute Best!
PO Box 105, Kalithea | 4 star hotelfrom $125
Παλαιού Φαλήρου, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $115
- A Cruise/Conference Hotel
- Big Hotel
- Good Hotel, Nice breakfast and toiletteries
Kassandra, Kalithea | 4 star hotelfrom $89
Kallithea, Kassandra | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- Never again....
- A detailed review of the Pallini beach hotel and surroundings.
- Not a 4 star hotel
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.
18 Monastiriou St, Thessaloniki | 4 star hotelfrom $81
PO Box 359, Tigaki | 5 star hotelfrom $106
PO Box 9 (Platanias), Chania | 3 star hotelfrom $68
- More like a 3 star
- Animation team
2, M Alexandrou Ave, Thessaloniki | 5 star hotelfrom $109
- 5 star hotel, but not a 5 star experience
- Had a lovely stay at the Makedonia Palace
- Ultimate experiance
Limenas Chersonisou, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $83