Life Gallery Athens Hotel
Travel Blogs from Athens
... pool. The time difference is 7 hours so we are still adjusting but not too bad. Went for a walk along the seashore - lots of Olympic stadiums and a fairly easy public tram/train infrastructure. Got to the ship early afternoon and check in was easy but they are serious about the lifeboat drill - call out on all the cabins that didn't check in for the drill.....More to come soon. Sorry about missing pics - I haven't downloaded my camera yet.
... appetizers were standard tiropita (phyllo dough and feta), dolmades (grape
leaves), and the second dish was chicken souvlaki (kabobs). I danced traditional and belly dancing up on
the stage, and the singer handed me the microphone during “ Mamma Mia!” ( like
I know the words--- just made stuff up ).
When dessert came, the fluent kid didn’t know what they were called… but
I did! Fried dough honey and ...
call them stalkers, who’s job is to pull in customers. We only had to walk past
and they were calling to you. If you dared to look at a menu, they were out on
the pavement immediately, cajoling and wheedling to try to get you into their
place. One guy even gave me his card! And the restaurant we chose became our
best friends immediately. I must say, the meal was excellent, but ...
Seven day in Athens started with both Alice and I feeling rotten with head colds. We had attended a birthday party for a five-year old girl in Fes Morocco and came away with a bug. So, we spent the first two or three day in Greece in bed. The remainder of our time in Athens was spent walking among many Greek and Roman ruins. Every day we pick one or two major sights to tour. At night we ate some great food and even took a ...
As for us, we're heading to the Byzantine Museum. Believe it or not, we do have cultural conversations and since Florence, Grant has been educating me on what happened after the sacking of Rome, and highly enlightening it has been. Thus, we head to the Byzantine Museum to find out more. We jump on the Underground and as this one is in a more upmarket area, the aircon is working and the carriages ...
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service