Travel Blogs from Athens
... stop for our 15min (Adam out bus driver has to stop every two hours so we always have a toilet/snack break in the morning and afternoon). When we got inside I went to the bathroom and started vomiting which caught me by surprise. I spent the rest of the bus trip sitting at the front of the bus vomiting into plastic bags which was very unpleasant. When we stopped for lunch I didn't ...
... at the hotel we got ready for dinner. We walked to the beautiful city center and were welcomed into a traditional Greek tavern with live music and dancing. Our appetizers included cheese and spinach pie, meatballs, sausage, Greek salad, bread and Tztazki sauce. Our main course was chicken souvlaki and dessert was delicious ...
After a 3.5 hour flight, we arrived in Athens. Thankfully we had booked a transfer as a strike was wreaking havoc on the public transport system and it is a good 45 minute drive from the airport to the hotel. Our hotel was only a short distance from the Acropolis and the area, at this time of night, seemed to be dirty and dingy with closed shops and shutters, lots of graffiti and streets full of motorbikes. As Tim was still not well, ...
... br> Then off to lunch. I had my first gyro which is a pita sandwich with chicken, onions, tomatoes, mustard, and french fries. We all ate lunch in the heart of Athens. With all kinds of little shops and cafes where you can sit and relax while drinking wine.
Then we visited the Museum of the Acropolis. The Acropolis Museum is an archaeological museum focused on the findings of the archaeological site of the Acropolis of Athens. The museum ...
... had terminated at the station. I decided to indulge in a very early breakfast on the balkony overlooking the city's main streets. I particularly enjoyed the coffee and a brawnie cake. I packed all the essentials in my small rucksack, changed clotches and charged batteries.
An early walk to the hills to admire the beautiful sunrise was a true delight. Just before 5.30am I was on the top of Lykabetos Hill. The 278 meter Lycabettus Hillis located in ...
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