Hotel Lefkos Pyrgos
Travel Blogs from Athens
... she was saying that unemployment continues to be very high and whilst the cost of living is expensive, the cafe culture thrives thanks to the generosity of parents giving their adult ‘children’ money to spend on such luxuries - and what else can they do without a job or studying to pursue….She went on to say that people are very afraid in Greece now, in fear of losing their jobs and in spite of poor working conditions, workers are keeping ...
Jadwega, being the best host ever, had checked in with us the night before about what time we planned to leave, and sure enough, an hour before the time we told her, she had breakfast ready and waiting. It was the same as the morning before, except for this time we had two types of jam rather than grapes and feta on the tomatoes, but it was still just as heavenly. After breakfast we headed to historic Athens for a free walking tour, and that turned out to be the best decision ever. We ...
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We finally walked up the the Acropolis, which was originally constructed in 500 BC. It is quite impressive, but once again mobbed with tourists. From the top you can see how vast Athens is, you can see the port and many different ruins are visible as well. Since most of the remaining ...
It's 1040pm as I write this..440 back where you are. Sammy is fast asleep. It's interesting how jet lag has affected us in entirely different ways. I can't get to sleep and I also can't wake up. Sammy is super tired at night but is rise and shine in the morning. Hopefully it all works itself out in the coming days. Today was amazing. Simply walking though the streets of Athens seems like enough culture to make the trip worth while. It's fast, dirty, hot and ...
... half hour drive to ....(some town) for 3€ gyros which was a little disappointing. We stopped at (somewhere else).... where the Greeks attempted to make a waterway for boats which never eventuated, even after 3 attempts. We finally arrived in Athens and went out for our last dinner as a group. Again we ate way to much and danced a little. Back at the hotel where we went to the 12th floor and enjoyed a few drinks on the rooftop bar with an amazing ...
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