Travel Blogs from Athens
... whilst we walked the streets. History has repeated itself after 24 years & we have a similar chess set to carry home for Melissa. (The Greek God's & Spartans). We're relaxed had an easy dinner, played cards and repacked for an early start in the morning as we head to the Island of Mykonos tomorrow. There is a third protest tonight outside parliament re the financial troubles. We have noticed that everyone only wants to expect cash and will not take the travel ...
... of us went and checked each others rooms out. The girls showed us their strange painted room which was so dark. Then we checked out the dorm rooms, which i thought were OK but the couple didn't seem to like them.
We left the group at dinner as they wanted to sit down and eat at a restaurant but we just wanted a sandwhich. We ended up getting sovlaki which was 1.90 each and then some gelto which was only 1.90 each. Cheap ...
Once we woke up we had breakfast then went to the bus stop to go to black beach. Me and Ava played in the sand we buried ourselves. Once we washed off we were ready for the 2:45 bus but the bus must have been early because we missed it so we went and got a sandwich ...
After the meal we came back to the hostel and all of my roommates passed out all over the room. They didn't mean to, they just kinda did! So again I left them to there naps and took to the streets! With no jet lag, a full stomach, and a general knowledge of the area I figured I could have a pretty good time! I didn't do much, just saw some sights and listened to music as I walked. That doesn't sound like much just by itself, but over here its ...
The seas calmed as we sailed closer to the mainland and the Louis Olympia docked sometime in the early hours of the morning. We woke to the hustle and bustle of Piraeus Port and the madness the entails disembarking from a cruise. Anne had us all under control though - she is an old hand at this. We all parted company again heading for hotels, airports and points far and wide. My taxi awaited and Kiwi and I leapt aboard ready for the next part of ...
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
Circle - IX, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $12
- 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