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Travel Blogs from Athens

Athens Through the Ages

A travel blog entry by karatedude99999

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... Byzantine Empire. In Athens however, the city was slow to get with the program and clung to their traditional pagan faith for much longer than many other cities. In fact many citizens of Athens did not convert until between the 5th and 7th century AD.

The new Christian faith lead to a new form of art - the icon. Icons, in the Greek and Russian Orthodox tradition, are images of various saints and holy figures of the Christian faith. Generally these icons ...

Get to Greece!

A travel blog entry by blonde_abroad

113

... paying the extra dollars to stay at as the owner (Antonio) and his staff were all super friendly and very helpful in making sure you got to see the best sights in Santorini and how to get around. They also offered free tea, coffee and wine....no complaints here! The highlight of my stay here was doing the Santorini Bucket List tour with the group. The day started with visits to the famous black sand and red sand beaches and soaking up the sunshine and swimming, then onto Santo ...

Sea day

A travel blog entry by jak5

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Day 3 - at sea, heading to Athens It's cloudy today with a cool 62 degree wind. Not much action on deck outside today. Spent some time in the casino. The carving table at lunch today had full roasted pigs. Must be getting close to Greece. Each time we get into another countries cellular service area, I get 3 texts ...

Agora

A travel blog entry by lisaknitter

5

... interesting.

An interesting part of Greek architecture was that it was fairly standardized - if you have a few columns and the general shape of a building, then you can figure out the basic measurements of it. In one area, the spacing of eight columns is visible because there are chisel marks where the columns would have been, and the stone around these areas is very worn down with foot traffic.

An important figure in the Ancient Greek society was the King Archon, ...

Travel day to Athens

A travel blog entry by ladymanners

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... driver who speaks no English says "27 euro " to the airport. He drives like a crazy person veering all over the road and he was shaky. When we arrived at the airport I gave him "50 euro" he gives me twenty back and says no other change he jumps in the taxi and drives off. Oh well at least i got to the airport in one piece. The flight to Istanbul was two hours. The stop over at the airport was two ...

 

Other places to stay in Athens

  • Athens Ledra Marriott

    Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $106
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (5 reviews)
    • Awful Service, Average Hotel
    • Great base for Athens
    • Excellent!
  • InterContinental Athenaeum

    Neos Kosmos, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $139
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (10 reviews)
    • Wonderful Hotel - an oasis of calm compared to the heat and chaos of the city
    • Very Nice Place
    • The most immaculate hotel ever
  • Hilton Athens

    1, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $163
    Traveler rating: 5/5 Outstanding (8 reviews)
    • Impressed
    • Best in Athens
    • One word: Superb
  • Titania Hotel

    ????? 1, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $82
    Traveler rating: 3/5 Good (5 reviews)
    • Horrible rooms and breakfast
    • Good location, Small clean rooms
    • Nice Value
  • President Hotel

    Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $81
    Traveler rating: 5/5 Outstanding (1 review)
  • Royal Olympic Hotel

    Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $125
    Traveler rating: 3.5/5 Very Good (6 reviews)
    • Nice, but......
    • AWESOME stay
    • Location, location, location
  • Hotel Grande Bretagne, A Luxury Collection Hotel

    Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $385
    Traveler rating: 5/5 Outstanding (8 reviews)
    • Rich Opulence Details
    • The Absolute Best!
    • Fantastic
  • Metropolitan Hotel

    Παλαιού Φαλήρου, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $103
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (8 reviews)
    • A Cruise/Conference Hotel
    • Big Hotel
    • Good Hotel, Nice breakfast and toiletteries
  • Classical Athens Imperial

    Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $159
    Traveler rating: 4.5/5 Outstanding (4 reviews)
    • This hotel is super, and I know what I talk about
    • Greco Imperial OK, No local flavor
    • Dissapointed-definetely not a 5 star hotel.
  • Stanley Hotel

    Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $87
    Traveler rating: 3/5 Good (2 reviews)
    • Convenient location next to the Metro
    • Want a rooftop pool in Athens?
    • Great place to stay
  • Divani Caravel Hotel

    Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $114
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (3 reviews)
  • Crowne Plaza Hotel - Athens City Centre

    Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $127
  • Novotel Athenes

    Αθήνα 1, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $92
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (4 reviews)
    • Enjoyed the stay
    • Great Rooftop Pool
    • Una maravilla de piscina
  • Divani Acropolis Palace Hotel

    Makriyanni, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $106
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (7 reviews)
    • 3 blocks from acropolis--great location
    • Best Part of this hotel was the bartender, Fotis
    • Close to Acropolis, but average hotel
  • Zafolia Hotel

    Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $104
    Traveler rating: 3.5/5 Very Good (2 reviews)
  • Saint George Lycabettus

    Kolonaki, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $110
    Traveler rating: 3/5 Good (6 reviews)
    • Would not stay here again
    • Oh what a hill...
    • Good location in Athens, nice 4/5* hotel
  • Electra Palace Hotel Athens

    Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $212
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (6 reviews)
    • Enjoyed my stay....
    • Quite Impressed! Really Enjoyed Our Stay
    • There is no rooftop pool!!
  • Armonia Hotel

    Αθήνα 6, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $46
  • Dorian Inn Hotel Athens

    Omonia Square, Athens | 2 star hotel
    from $68
    Traveler rating: 3/5 Good (2 reviews)
    • Arachnophopbes beware
    • Was very pleasantly surprised
    • Dorian was good
  • Oscar Hotel

    Omonia Square, Athens | 3 star hotel
    from $52
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (2 reviews)
  • Amalia Hotel

    Syntagma Square, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $134
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (1 review)
  • Melia Athens

    Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $93
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (9 reviews)
    • Terrible Hotel
    • The Worst Customer Service EVER!
    • No es un cinco estrellas
  • Radisson Blu Park Hotel Athens

    Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $116
  • NJV Athens Plaza

    Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotel
    from $166
    Traveler rating: 4.5/5 Outstanding (7 reviews)
    • Excellant hotel
    • Great Value and Wonderful Location
    • Incredibly Perfect Location - Luxurious & Fun
  • Candia Hotel

    Αθήνα 1, Athens | 2 star hotel
    from $53
  • Fresh Hotel

    Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotel
    from $124
    Traveler rating: 4/5 Excellent (6 reviews)
    • Loved this Hip Hotel
    • Fresh attitude
    • Great for the price