Travel Blogs from Athens
... to the airport we ventured with the nicest young male taxi driver from Crete. Lovely that he was full of complements for New Zealand, saying that he and his girlfriend were planning on moving there to do some university study. Mother Tina Bobina and Prudence both swooned at his Greek/Crete ways ;) Athens airport had some excellent shopping to be had... Picked myself up some nice perfume and jewellery for my pandora charm bracelet. Then we headed for ...
... the building. So we lugged our seemingly overweight backpacks through to the 'Train to nowhere', we boarded just before it departed and there were no seats, so we stood like good donkeys loaded to the eyebrows. The train stopped and we started counting stations '1'...'2'....'3.... We move toward the doors and the train keeps going straight past Monte Antenne... ****. Obviously looking confused and concerned someone on the carriage informed us that there is a stop button like a ...
... Next, we traveled to a memorial for a small village where hundreds were killed by a German invasion. Their names and ages were inscribed in a wall with some as young as two months old. The skeletons of those that died are kept in square cubicles in a room in which we could look in and see. We only stayed here for a short while before departing for Attica, the city state in which Athens is located. We stopped at a cafe to eat for lunch. Then we went to Thorikos, an ...
... prior setbacks. It was an outdoor market where everything was dirt cheap. There was a meet market where hundreds of skinned lambs hung from vendors' stalls. The whole thing had us talking about moving to Athens for good food and low prices. I ended up stopping at a hat shop to buy myself a fancy linen hat. I found it incredibly amusing to own a fancy hat and the shop owner let me try on a whole stack of hats, which made my day. Our last stop for the day ...
... with its slippery stones. Again, the view was quite nice, and the breeze … for it had turned into a hot day … offered some comfort. Then further down the hill, to lunch. Kebob.
After lunch, we walked to see if the Roman Agora was open, as it was getting late. It did not seem to be open, so we continued along the road until we decided to stop for coffee. People watching was quite fun. The cafes and shops are all busy, and ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Cosmopolite Athens
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
Syntagma Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $134
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Terrible Hotel
- The Worst Customer Service EVER!
- No es un cinco estrellas
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