Travel Blogs from Athens
... seats than Iceland air but a nice little meal. Rome train- once in Rome, we caught the airport train the the main terminal ' Termini' and made a quick connection on the metro to Flaminio on the red line but this is where it all seemed to fall apart, we walked out of the 'uscita' (exit) and our instructions told us to catch Tram#2, 4 stops, to our immediate right was a building with train carriages inside, we walked towards it and asked a security guard ' Tram??' He nodded and ...
... at the Parliament Building was just as I remembered them all those years ago, slow motion actions as they paraded and kept guard.There was an opportunity to have your photo taken with the guards, well I am a tourist at heart so couldn't resist, but I had to laugh at the Chinese men as they stood next to the guards, they stood on their tippy toes trying to make themselves look taller.At 5pm it was time for the changing of the guard, you could stand quite close ...
... they have built the museum above ground with a glass floor. They have done this so they can continue to dig underneath and also so visitors can connect with the history of the area. We then leave Athens and head to our next stop Napfia. Along the way we have a brief stop at the Korinthos Canal. It is over 6klm long an d 80mtrs high from sea level. This waterway took 12years to clear and was dug to save commercial ships days and days of travel around the peninsula. We finally ...
Not only was today our last full day in Greece but it was also our last day of this adventure before heading back to our home in the United States. In the two weeks that we had spent in these countries not only did we learn more about these places but we also gained more confidence through our performances and we learned more about ourselves. On this final day of the trip, we were all destined to make it the best ...
... to head out to Mykonos. Before our ferry departed, we noticed a rainbow in the sky. Then we say up top on a deck with a table. We did homework because we were on the ferry for 5-6 hours. Finally we arrived at Mykonos, where we hadn't booked our hotel yet. We were surprised because we would see hotels everywhere but rather than that, they were all hidden and dispersed. This was what we pictured Greece to look like though, the white walls with blue doors and ...
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