Travel Blogs from Ixia
... a pizzeria filled with gondoliers in their classic uniform (striped shirt, hat) eating lunch together. It was kind of like seeing a bunch of uniformed men chowing down in Tim Horton’s back home, except Italian style. We had another huge hunk of pizza for lunch, I got artichoke, then for dessert (of course) we had gelato. I had choc-hazelnut (AKA the goodness of nutella) and straticella (vanilla with chocolate chunk flakes). It was heaven in a dish. Then we made our way ...
... back to the finish line. Some people ran, but it was very hot for a foot race. We found the location where the Olympic flame is lit every two years, before beginning the journey to the site for the current games. Then we walked back into town, found a free wifi spot and sat down. Jen and Kristina ordered baklava, Lori and I ordered coconut cake. The baklava was about the size of a burrito!!! Our cake was about the same size. Both ...
... quiet. We ended up in the Apollo jewellery store where the owner George Galanis and his sister took care of us. George has carried the Olympic flame 3 or 4 times for the start of different Olympic Games. Quite a few of us had our pictures taken with George and his torch. George said it was very busy earlier with cruise ship traffic. We bought some more jewellery and the prices were better than just outside ...
Olympus to Athena
HAPPY NEW YEAR !!!! I have been out of touch for a few days as internet service in Greece is spotty at best. We had a tour of the ancient site of the original Olympics at Olympia to start the day on Dec 30. The site was larger than I ...
We arrived in Delphi in the late afternoon. Although we didn't view the ancient site today we did tour the museum.
In the evening we walked through the sleepy town of Delphi with a few people from our tour. We stopped for drinks at a local bar.
Other places to stay in Ixia
100 Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $93
- Fantastic Hotel for a lovely Holiday
- Fantastic value for money!
- Spoil your self
Iliadon St, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $49
- Well kept hotel
- Very good hotel
- Wonderful week
Ialissou Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $23
Lalissou Ave., Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Lovely relaxing holiday
- Very disappointing!
- Vacation in Rhodes
Ialyssos Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $95
175, Iraklidon Str., Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $79
- Could not do enough!
- Pleasant hotel
- Tre stelle e greco
Ialyssos Avenue, Ixia | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Ixia Beach, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $97
- Fantastic Holiday
- Terrible for children
- Great holiday!
Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $141
65 Sotiros Street, Ixia | 2 star hotelfrom $31
66 Sotiros, Ixia | 3 star hotelfrom $37
PO Box 4101, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $114
- Nice to be home!
- My best hotel yet
101, Iraklidon Ave, Ixia | 3 star hotelfrom $41
28 Ialissos Ave, Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $74
Ixia | 4 star hotelfrom $66
- Hated the Oceanis
- Excellent hotel with great facilities
- Great Hotel
100 Iraklidon Avenue, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $154
Ixia | Hotel
- Pine Trees Aka Ritz
- Fantastic, could not recommend enough!!!
- Loved Pine Trees!
Iliados Street, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $124
84 Irakleidon Ave, Ixia | 5 star hotelfrom $94