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- Continental Breakfast
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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... checking the weather before leaving home and threw some more warm clothes into our luggage. Looks like it might be chilly and rainy some of the time. We are traveling with our neighbors from down the street. Also joining us is a couple we met on our last cruise and their friends so there will be a total of 8 of us. I know, without a doubt, it's going to be a fun ...
... 8 sets of bunks plus we had our own, private ensuite which was a real treat!
We got some gyros and a Greek salad for dinner and spent an evening on the balcony enjoying quality wifi for the first time since we'd left the mainland five days earlier. Dane was doing a bit of trip planning and I was catching up on the blog as we polished off a bottle of wine that was given to me by our lovely hostel host Giovanni that I'd been carrying around since Naples.
We were ...
... a few blocks, asked 3 people and finally found the neon sign lit, 'Hotel E_ini' I think there was meant to be a 'L' but I assume it broke and they didn't bother to fix it. We've head a lot of bad press about Athens whilst on our travels, a lot of people have said they haven't stopped, only an overnighter and some say it's a little run down due to the 'GFC' Don't get me wrong, there is a fair bit of graffiti and it's a little dirty. I mean, sure it's ...
... and some with their cart selling tea. We bought a pork gyros pita takeaway and sat by the benches, eating and observing the crowd. People come and go, kids playing ball and running around the square with parents shouting at them. We finish our food and went walking towards syntagma square. All the shops were closed, the road almost completely deserted with only a few tourists along the way. This was a pretty depressing sight. In Asia, ...
Meet our travel guide Yanis and driver Petricles We have arrive, all having showers getting fresh then we might stroll about a bit Well what a great first couple of hours bar Dominique locking herself in the shower... we caught the subway into central Athens (Sydney needs one of these) 50 minute to hour half walk in 2 minutes it very fast. Breaking into small groups we ...