Travel Blogs from Athens
... somewhat vigorously and said "yes I know"! I think he thought we were scared of him.
We got off at the Acropolis stop and had a great time walking up to the Parthenon and marvelling at the old temple and amazing views of Athens. Another incredible ancient site we've seen, and truly a masterpiece, built by the ancient Greeks way back at around the time of 400bc. Wow to only imagine what it may have looked like at that time?! I was ...
... that many beers) -- and maybe the weather had something to do with it?). If we ended in the UK, though, I think many of the cons above would become more glaring. Given that Scandinavia has many of the pros and cons listed above, I guess we'll get to see what it is like having that type of experience at the end of our trip.
First, I need to reiterate what Travis wrote in his last paragraph. I spent quite a few hours weightlifting, doing pull-ups, ...
What an amazing city. It has so much history, from the Ottomans to the Romans and Athenians, but carries on making its own history right now. Everywhere you look there are some sectioned off area with centuries old ruins lying around. Humbling. We did 2 guided walks today around the Acropolis. So much history just around the building. We sat on the ...
... font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, 'Lucida Grande', sans-serif; line-height: normal;"> Sailing day! Good frappe, met Dianna from New Mexico, Rina sea cave, last one to jump off boat, freaked out, swam fast due to fear, cold in cave, took dumb pics and video, more dumb pics on beach and under water, cruised for long time, stopped for lunch, are sandwiches on boat alone, talked with Captain Panos, had beers, ...
... my camera bag and hell if she didn't have her hand in it. Protocol: We have each other's back. Protocol: I keep my camera bag slung over my head and held at my chest. My bag was sinched up tight so her slimy little thief hands didn't have time to work their way into it. I pushed her out of the way and she smiled at Joanne, said something in a foreign language and rapidly moved away. At this point she and some other people started shouting ...
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
Circle - IX, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $12
- 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