Hotel Solomou Athens
Travel Blogs from Athens
... at an event that was probably mandatory. It was really nice to talk to them before and after the concert. I found it really interesting that they noticed when the music shifted to Greek songs - and they had an interesting reaction to the announcement of "Dance of Zálongo."
In all, performing at the high school was quite interesting, and I'd be willing to do it again.
... we had a nice view the whole way as the hill the Acropolis is on pokes up in the centre of the city. On the way we stopped at the bus station to buy tickets for our next destination to find out we had to go to the OTHER bus station to buy them...but again, being told by someone who is smiling and laughing and patting you on the back while he tells you about his father who lives in Montreal makes the news much easier to hear haha. The ...
... to scrap my plan to go to Turkey and spend the rest of my trip around the Greek islands - simply not enough time to do both (end of season..).
Next stop was Mykonos which was absolutely beautiful - I totally fell in love with the place in the first 10 minutes. The main centre was loads of winding streets and alleys with all the buildings painted white and the traditional blue domed churches.There was a good mix of shops and restaurants as well - some ...
... about 90%. Steph couldn't even
have dessert, which she'd been looking forward to! Went back to the
hotel and watched shows.
We kinda had in mind that we might do a
day trip to Delphi today, but we were so tired from yesterday that
the idea of waking up early and being on a bus for 6 hours round trip
was not at all inviting. I'm glad we didn't go in the end because it
gave us more time to look ...
... there - wow. It's amazing what they were doing in 429BC. The temple of Erechtheion in Pentelic marble (421–406 BC) has an entrance supported by huge female figures or Caryatids that were still in very good condition. On the way out we sat and had an ice lemonade at the half way point and it was welcome refreshment.... Not sure my calves are going to be my best friend tomorrow! We called in to the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet