Travel Blogs from Athens
... petal infused honey. more purchases.
Onto the herb and tea shops for lots of aromas. Then a stop at the pet store (I was getting nervous here. Costas was in love with a puppy in the window which he had to stop and pet-whew!) Now passing many textile shops filled with. Lots of material and yarns.
I was sorry this was over. If we did it again in the later part of the day, would ...
... have loved to experience it from the inside, however I doubt that it will be accessible by the public during my lifetime. The Doric columns that support what remains of the roof look like they will remain there until the end of time, solid and stout and built to last. If not for an explosion that occurred during the Ottoman occupation of Athens in the 17th century (that caused severe damage) and a significant portion of the marble artistry being removed by ...
... Unfortunately I had finished my Pulitzer work and was just about ready to upload it when an unfortunate bump in the road had me delete the whole thing instead of just a photo. Not happy Jan..... Well I re-did it (abridged) and settled back into back-seat driver mode.
Well I thought I had it down pat when Shirley appeared to disagree. So much for apparent views. The roads were mostly freeways - sorry I mean toll ways - so Shirley was in her element in doing 130 or so ...
... wow!" moment when I walked into a room and found myself face to face with the Mask of Agamemnon. This museum must surely be near the top of every archaeologists bucket list. I felt so unworthy.
Early flight out of Athens the next morning, home by lunchtime. Unlike the Romans, the Viennese did not put our luggage on the wrong belt and everything arrived safely. Having extended our summer by traveling to the Med, we are now enjoying early fall weather in Vienna.
... The menu is quite complete with a well selected wine list from the best wine producers in Greece.
So, if you are a visitor in Athens this restaurant should be counted in no matter what! The spot is exceedingly romantic and Orizontes is one of the top in Athens that won’t disappoint you. Unique for any occasion; business, formal or a romantic outing. The perfect place to entertain foreign business guests.
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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
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