Travel Blogs from Athens
... Wow, dinner with the view of the Parthenon. This was like an absolute dream! We both had salads, delicious fish, dessert, and finished a bottle of wine. We were so astounded by the view we just did not want to leave!!! We are thinking this is a repeat in the morning for breakfast! That concludes the day! We are recharging for a next few days of action packed exploring! Till next ...
... Hadrian's Arch. The tour then proceeded to the Acropolis. I was dropped off near the base and slowly walked my way to the top. Along the way I saw a lot of stray dogs which were quite friendly and would lay down in the middle of the path as people walked by. Once I got to the top I saw the Temple of Athena Nike, the Erechtheion, and or course the Parthenon. Having just come from Rome ...
... of conventional time-keeping qualities entirely). However it turns out that Greeks not only can keep time, but they all own watches, can set alarms and can queue quite effectively - as we discovered on arrival to find ourselves facing a very poor seat indeed. Luckily in the ensuing tsunami of people we were swept up in the tide of bodies as a boat rages on the perfect storm and flung up the stairs and into some rather good, albeit cramped and ...
Another museum visit was completed today and more relics and statues seen. The most amazing thing at this museum was seeing some ancient statues that had been found in the ocean. The parts that had been submerged under the sand had been perfectly preserved, whilst the parts that were exposed to the seawater and sea life had been almost dissolved, giving the statue a dark ...
Wow that was a good sleep!I can not wait until today I really love all the myths about Greek gods so as a special treat for me we are going to go to the old Olympic stadium and then the temple of Zeus and Hera, Hera is the wife of Zeus. It was really old but it was just like I pictured it. We were driving North to Patras and then we drove some more past Corinth to the main land of Greece. We then again stopped for some lunch but we just had salad again. ...
Other places to stay in Athens
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $108
- Awful Service, Average Hotel
- Great base for Athens
Neos Kosmos, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $234
- 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 $144
- Best in Athens
- One word: Superb
????? 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $79
- Horrible rooms and breakfast
- Good location, Small clean rooms
- Nice Value
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $74
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $96
- Nice, but......
- AWESOME stay
- Location, location, location
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $280
- Rich Opulence Details
- The Absolute Best!
Παλαιού Φαλήρου, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $111
- A Cruise/Conference Hotel
- Big Hotel
- Good Hotel, Nice breakfast and toiletteries
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotel
- 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 $64
- Convenient location next to the Metro
- Want a rooftop pool in Athens?
- Great place to stay
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $155
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $150
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $77
- Enjoyed the stay
- Great Rooftop Pool
- Una maravilla de piscina
Makriyanni, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $95
- 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 $98
Kolonaki, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $120
- Would not stay here again
- Oh what a hill...
- Good location in Athens, nice 4/5* hotel
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $214
- Enjoyed my stay....
- Quite Impressed! Really Enjoyed Our Stay
- There is no rooftop pool!!
Αθήνα 6, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $35
Omonia Square, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $50
- Arachnophopbes beware
- Was very pleasantly surprised
- Dorian was good
Omonia Square, Athens | 3 star hotelfrom $48
Syntagma Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $107
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $85
- Terrible Hotel
- The Worst Customer Service EVER!
- No es un cinco estrellas
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $98
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $131
- 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 $112
- Loved this Hip Hotel
- Fresh attitude
- Great for the price