Travel Blogs from Athens
... as a museum which contained a lot of pottery, weapons, and a adornments. This restored building, as a symbol of the Greeks, was used as the ceremonial site when Greece entered into the European Union.
The Ancient Agora is the best-known example of an ancient Greek agora, located to the northwest of the Acropolis and bounded on the south by the hill of the Areopagus and on the west by the hill known as the Kolonus Agoraios, also called ...
... had an opportunity to do so. Lynsey and I had chatted a few times about the idea of meeting up at some point during her year-long, world-spanning adventure. When we decided on Greece and Turkey, and then fast-forward to my flight purchase confirmation… I was beyond excited. Stepping off the plane in Athens, delirium turned immediately to surrealism, and then shifted again to the confusion one experiences when reading foreign signs. Connecting ...
Biiiig travel day today. 6 hrs on the bus to the bottom of Italy, followed by getting on my first big boat to cross the ocean to get to patras, Greece. And I'm certainly glad it was a big boat - when you're going to be on one for 25hrs, you want a few things to keep entertained. Easily the best thing to do was hang out on the back of the boat relaxing on the lounges. There were a few restaurants there, shops that were ...
... be called only another 15 min to wait. Have been trying to get into the free wifi I - surprise doesn't work probably because it's supposed to be free and that's not a word the Italians understand very well. Flight to Athens was very quick and comfortable, enjoyed our snack on Aegean Airlines - penne in cheese sauce, a roll and two biscuits and a drink, but flight was quick and pasta was really hot. Arrived in Athens -approx 1 .45 ...
... and archeological sites and more sailing, to a different type of sailboat that could accommodate everyone. The kids were all enthusiastic about the program, which is the main thing, I think. One grandmother took down everyone's e-mail address and said she would make up a list and send it to all of us. Then we walked into the Plaka for our final dinner, which was very nice. We will miss the great fruits and vegetables, definitely. On the way home, the kids wanted to stop for "one ...
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
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Terrible Hotel
- The Worst Customer Service EVER!
- No es un cinco estrellas
Syntagma Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $134
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