Travel Blogs from Athens
... not roped off. Yes, I was one of those kids who climbed trees. The only reason I stopped is because we moved to a house without climbable trees. It was nice to have a change from pure archealogical history to the more mythical elements which Greece is known for. It was also good to get out of the city and experience a bit of clean, fresh air. On the drive in and out of Athens I saw that ...
... am after quality and taste and I am extremely picky! Cretan cuisine is popular worldwide and happens to be one of my favorite.
LOCATION: The restaurant is located behind the Hilton on the narrow side street of Mihalakopoulou overlooking the small park. If you come by train, get off at Evagelismos metro station.
AMBIENCE: A pleasant and relaxed ambience, casual interior with a separate protected patio for smokers. If you are ...
... drop off our bags before heading back out for our chosen dinner of gyros and baklava. Our chosen evening would consist of gyro, baklava, gyro, as we meandered from store to store. After a long day of touring and shopping we’re ready to go to bed. Καληνύ 67;τα και φιλιά από την ...
... interesting and historical. Will what we have built seem so foreign and more or less ancient/basic to a distance future as the past uncovered ruins are to us. Food for thought. Speaking of food it was that time of day again so we indulged in more greek food and the night markets before heading back to pack up our things as we had an early pick up to the ferry port in the morning.
So our "Life in Ruins" is moving on, but our Big Fat Greek Tour continues to the ISLANDS!
... David & I drove off to try to find a parking spot near the hotel. We did eventually but those skinny roads with people parking where ever they like was a real issue. We settled into our rooms and the girls immediately headed off to go shopping (again) so David & I tried and tried to get the car hire company
to come and pick up the car but they would not answer the phone. Eventually we had the hotel reception do the work and we headed a few doors up to a cafe/bar for a ...
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