Hotel Solomou Athens
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
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... after seeing so many photos of them. And I can imagine how grand the whole area must have been in its "hay day". Easy little walk. But hot and very windy so quite tiring.
The Acropolis entry ticket is for the sights around the rock as well. All sort of linked to The Acropolis, or ancient Athens, so there was no time to rest even though the ticket is valid for four days. However, after visiting a couple of places did the Greek thing and took an ...
... was very nice. I had a massive dish of moussaka and it was nice to find a place where wine was €1 a glass! We had booked a walking tour at 5pm so we only spent. Short period walking through the shops. The walking tour was taken by an archeologist so was very informative. Unfortunately it wasn't the greatest one we've been on, as we mostly just walked through the parks. It was cool to see and hear about the ancient sights of Athens. Adam had noticed ...
... is very slippery. Besides the buildings it was funny to watch the endless selfies people took. It seemed they were more interested in getting a good shot of themselves rather than the amazing buildings that provided a background to their profile. We walked back down the steep hill from the Acropolis and had a delicious dinner from a nearby vegetarian restaurant, then early to bed before an early start to the Greek ...
... in drizzle, to the Maritime Museum. I couldn't figure out what else to do. It was interesting with old sailing artifacts from Santorini. Rick was fascinated by a map of a sail to Cuba in 1492. I liked reading some longer biographies of portraits they had. Not sailers, but important politicians from 1800's. They also had on display several of the carved ladies that ride on the bow ( I know there is a name for them, but not sure what). ...
... front of the boat. When they stopped jumping the boat turned to find them again. I got to see them jump and swim at the front of the boat. We watched the sunset on the top deck. We ask our driver to drop us off at big bad wolf restaurant for supper. They have our favourite gyro wraps for only 2.10. We had a great day, if only this sun burn would fade. We're heading to the beach tomorrow and finally managed to find affordable ...