Travel Blogs from Ixia
... in Olympia Town” part of our excursion was a 20 minute stop on what looked like a regular street from home. There was nothing special about it and I would have preferred to have had that time in the Katakolon port.
All in all, Greece is beautiful and if I ever return to Katakolon, I will definitely not be doing any sort of guided tour. I’ll be doing my own exploration as it just did not work out in this particular port. ...
... of the Olympic Games listening to Costas history as we went. The place is humble like the very small town found around the site but it is still a great place to see. The students undertook a race down the stadium field and back. It was a great day. We then had a nice lunch in the town and then travelled to catch the ferry. ...
... instead of staying another night on the beach. Headde back into Kalamia to catch up on facebook, then drove to Olympia and checked into the Athios campground - not a good night as there was a greek party or something near the campground that had music going to ...
We awoke at the beautiful Camping Alphios overlooking Olympia and after a quickish ( for us) breakfast set off down the hill for the archaeological ruins of ancient Olympia. We were surprised by how quit it was with only 1 tour bus parked in the campground and when we arrived t the ticket office there was no queue. Ticket prices were very reasonable and the kids were free - as they are for all of Greece's archaeological ruins. The site is just amazing. Firstly it is set along ...
... bad for it though, it was like Venice’s uglier younger sister that never gets any glory. However, we wandered around and found some takeout pizza that was nothing special by Italian fine dining standards but to our Italian- virgin taste buds tasted INCREDIBLE. By that point it was dark outside but still quite early, so we took a bus into Venice. We walked over the footbridge and into the twisting and turning maze of cobblestones alley ways and tiny bridges over the canals. ...
Other places to stay in Ixia
100 Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $134
- Fantastic Hotel for a lovely Holiday
- Fantastic value for money!
- Spoil your self
Iliadon St, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- Well kept hotel
- Very good hotel
- Wonderful week
Ialissou Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $34
Lalissou Ave., Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $149
- Lovely relaxing holiday
- Very disappointing!
- Vacation in Rhodes
Ialyssos Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $169
175, Iraklidon Str., Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Could not do enough!
- Pleasant hotel
- Tre stelle e greco
Ialyssos Avenue, Ixia | 3 star hotelfrom $68
Ixia Beach, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $105
- Fantastic Holiday
- Terrible for children
- Great holiday!
Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $141
65 Sotiros Street, Ixia | 2 star hotelfrom $39
66 Sotiros, Ixia | 3 star hotelfrom $46
PO Box 4101, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $162
- Nice to be home!
- My best hotel yet
101, Iraklidon Ave, Ixia | 3 star hotelfrom $42
28 Ialissos Ave, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $95
Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $120
- Hated the Oceanis
- Excellent hotel with great facilities
- Great Hotel
100 Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $398
Ixia beach, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $78
Ixia | Hotel
- Pine Trees Aka Ritz
- Fantastic, could not recommend enough!!!
- Loved Pine Trees!
Diogenis 3, Ixia | Hotelfrom $31
14 Triopa Street, Ixia | Hotelfrom $75
Iliados Street, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $153
84 Irakleidon Ave, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $125