Travel Blogs from Athens
... we arrived at Patras around lunch time. The drive from Patras to Athens was absolutely beautiful; the ocean was the bluest I had ever seen. What surprised me, however, was how dry the landscape was. Regardless, it was almost impossible to drag your eyes from the water as we drove along the coast. En route to Athens, we stopped at Corinth Canal, a canal originally made to connect the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic Gulf. Despite the fact it is ...
... returning to the hotel and getting ready for dinner. We ate at a really nice restaurant called Scholarcio where we were served a selection of greek dishes. It started raining lightly while we were there and we had to make our way back to the hotel in the rain. Magically, a fellow selling umbrellas appeared so we bought one and had some protection for the rest of the ...
... park walking down a little path only to have a guard come running out telling me I wasn’t allowed to walk there. A little scary. I turned the corner and discovered a big official looking building. I had been trying to peek in from the park. I believe it is their parliament building. I wondered round then sat down tired from my walking I looked at the time 3 minutes to five. There were people gathered around and then I remembered/ worked out about the changing ...
... leisurely and slowly prepared for our last Greek feast before our departure. Since Brigitte leaves us at 5 AM on Sunday morning, we are to make the best of the few remaining hours with her. We found a very quaint restaurant that offered yet another great beer but also good food. Félix and Sébastien had their aunt talking throughout the whole meal. They were really taking in their time with her as they realized their ...
... around 630, a lot of people were still setting up their tables and unpacking produce from trucks (so I think it probably only really starts around 8 or so). I had to dodge and squeeze by trucks, but everyone was even nicer than usual, which surprised me. No one had really started yelling, though of course they called out as I passed to come to their stand--I mean, I was one of the few people actually there that early. Nevertheless, I did ...
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 $118
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $119
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