Travel Blogs from Athens
... longo" was our weak spot. The dynamics were a little off, and there were some times where I was unsure of my part and couldn't hear any other altos to make sure I was still on the right track. Additionally, I think there were a few times when there was unnecessary dissonance or issues with pitch.
I think the students reacted as well as they could, for high ...
... used towel, I was ready to give up on Greece on the first morning. I'm glad I didn't... Because the people here are amazing! Everyone goes out of their way to help you if you get lost and wants to know where you are from, which we found out often because the shitshack is an hour walk from anything worth seeing. Our first full day we walked down to see the Acropolis and Parthenon. It took about 1.5 hours to walk all the way there but ...
... a self guided walking tour but for some unknown reason we started at the end and tried to do it backwards - epic fail!! We got really lost and tried to retrace our steps several times and for the most part we didn't have a clue what direction to go in (must brush up on my map reading skills...).
On our last night in Athens we met up with Emma again which was great, really good to catch up again and pass on what we had learned about Athens. By this time I ...
... markets a bit. Tried to go to
the Roman Agora but it was already past 3pm so it'd closed. Instead
we went to the Acropolis Museum. Pretty great museum with impressive
views of the Parthenon. For dinner we wanted to go someplace kinda
special so we found this nice looking Greek restaurant. Ordered the
platter for two and it turned out to have enough meat to feed four!!!
We did our best to complete it but even though we were starving
before dinner, we could ...
Well what can I say up early, bright and breezy (ha) to do the acropolis before it gets to warm. As with all ancient things there was a hill involved....... Great steep one that well was knackering, thankfully we got in as it opened as by the time we were coming down the sun was at its best! I was surprised it only took 9 years to erect the Parthenon and a further 5 to do the sculpture work. How they got the ...
Other places to stay in Athens
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $118
- Awful Service, Average Hotel
- Great base for Athens
Neos Kosmos, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $130
- 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 $123
- Best in Athens
- One word: Superb
????? 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $74
- Horrible rooms and breakfast
- Good location, Small clean rooms
- Nice Value
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $130
- Nice, but......
- AWESOME stay
- Location, location, location
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $323
- Rich Opulence Details
- The Absolute Best!
Παλαιού Φαλήρου, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $115
- 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 $67
- Convenient location next to the Metro
- Want a rooftop pool in Athens?
- Great place to stay
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $119
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $118
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $80
- Enjoyed the stay
- Great Rooftop Pool
- Una maravilla de piscina
Makriyanni, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- 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 $91
Kolonaki, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $111
- Would not stay here again
- Oh what a hill...
- Good location in Athens, nice 4/5* hotel
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $160
- 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 $48
- Arachnophopbes beware
- Was very pleasantly surprised
- Dorian was good
Omonia Square, Athens | 3 star hotelfrom $48
Syntagma Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $86
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $78
- Terrible Hotel
- The Worst Customer Service EVER!
- No es un cinco estrellas
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $102
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $154
- Excellant hotel
- Great Value and Wonderful Location
- Incredibly Perfect Location - Luxurious & Fun
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $49
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $95
- Loved this Hip Hotel
- Fresh attitude
- Great for the price