Travel Blogs from Athens
... can get you the other one if you can come back in an hour. We said we could and that we really wanted them because our last name was Seals...he looked at us and said the seals sculpture is called "Seals in Love" and that he believed in Devine Intervention and that when we came back in an hour, he was going to give us the seals as a gift because these things do not happen so often in life and he felt a need to give them to us as a gift. We insisted not but ...
... was ready to join my friends. We found an amazing little Greek frozen yogurt place, sort of the Greek version of yogli mogli but much fresher. From there we explored the city. Athens is pretty amazing in that, on one street corner you'll see modern shops and restaurants, but look a little to your left and there's Hadrian's Arch or some other ancient ruins. It's like the new is stacked right on top of the old. Caitlin, Aylin, Ashley, Haley and I ...
... when the kids laughed and talked periodically throughout the performance. At first glance Athens appeared to be dirty and quite sketchy, however after the tour I had a completely new opinion of the city. Just like anywhere, there are some rough spots but Hadrian's Arch and the temple of Zeus overlook the city in it's full, and it sure is a beauty. It amazes me how much ancient history is intermingled with present day ...
... so quiet even with the business and distractions around me. I was so moved, and awestruck by the beauty and the wonder of the idea that Paul was standing where I stood, and he changed lives. I am so thankful to God for bringing me here and placing me exactly where I need to be, being there for me when I need Him most. Thanks for reading guys! Comment to say hi or ask questions!! :) God bless!! p.s. I just found out we get to do Vespers on that same hill tonight!! So blessed!! ...
Wow, what a day! A super early morning start to beat the heat and the crowds to Athen's Acropolis. We met the Meyers at 7:15 am after breakfast and off we went. We started walking towards the public bus stops but were intercepted by a man offering to take us for a tour. We talked about price and decided to go with him and another driver so one family per car.
We took a bunch of pictures at the Acropolis, and we're ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Erechthion 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