Travel Blogs from Athens
Hi there all!
Back in Athens for our last day and night in Greece and it is a whirlwind afternoon of sightseeing to make sure we get around as much as we can in a short space of time.
We had a great aftrenoon and evening wandering around the Acropolis and checking out the Parthenon and other surrounding ruins. We then headed into …
Well we arrived in Athens and immediately started soaking up the heat! The fleece top was relegated to the backpack and the shorts were put back on along with my trusty flip flops (which I admit I still wore when it was cold) were back in service!
We got to our hotel and started checking around for the ferry tickets and …
... amazing. Thanks to Daniel and Astyn for a memorable first day in Athens. You guys are lovely and I will see you in Paris! Well that is it for now! I am having a great time and love the fact that I had enough time to see more than just the main tourist places - I feel semi local! I'm meeting up with my tour in a few hours and I'm looking forward to hanging up with lots of new friends. And yes mum, I'm being sensible. Love from a slightly Greek ...
... into the winding labyrinth of the old town to pretend I knew where I was going. After talking to a few random people renting rooms who flagged me down, I settled on a nice room with my own bathroom and a, albeit non-working, washing machine. And a half bottle of ouzo. The time on the island was largely uneventful: good food, good scenery, some hiking, and laying on the beach. Perfect for re-energizing oneself for future travels. Now, I must add that ouzo, as some of you ...
Our last day in Turkey and off to Greece - the last country on our trip! It is so crazy how quickly 3 months has passed! Our flight was after 3 and so to get to the airport in time we had an arranged pick up at just before 1pm. As we didn't have to check out until 12 it made sense to sleep in a bit and to just have an easy morning. Even though yesterday had been quiet we have tours almost every day in Greece and then ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
If you want to be near to the center this is an ideal place to stay ..specially if you have a minibus to parc like me ..
friendly staff and clean rooms ..
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