Travel Blogs from Greece
... 8217;t as good as the gyros and I wasn’t really that hungry so I ended up giving most of my meal to Matt. After lunch we headed back on the buses for a ride to Patras where we briefly saw a Greek Orthodox Church dedicated to St. Andrew before getting on the ferry. This ferry is definitely nicer than the one on the way here, more spacious too. Once we got on we got our rooming assignments ...
... mountain view to look
at. After we looked around Mycenae a bit we headed back to Nafplion where we
had the rest of the day free. I changed out of my bus/site visit clothes and
headed to the Mediterranean with friends. A large portion of our class was
there, jumping off of rocks and floating in the Mediterranean. We did have to
be careful of the sea urchins and jellyfish (one girl even got a ...
... at the end of the street ... 6.50 euro for gyros and a beer ... Yum.
Some more wandering and I was in the Plaka, the big tourist area right near the acropolis, and I just wandered, spent some euro (well it's not worth taking little stuff home is it?) and then went back to my hotel, which has a magnificent view from the rooftop balcony to the Acropolis. Disappointingly there was no bar !
so off to bed ... For my last sleep in Athens. ...
... in the Milos Archeological Museum. The light is beautiful here in early autumn and the air crystal clear. Maybe the clearness makes things seem closer but soon you find that those things are not as close as you thought and either very steeply uphill or downhill, so sightseeing was getting us a much better glute workout than we expected or wanted. But Milos being such a cozy, relatively traffic-free island made us feel ...
... would come and check it. He seemed annoyed that he was called up to our room in the middle of the night. Uh hello we want to go to bed too! The engineer arrived 10 minutes later. As soon as he walked in he said he knew what the noise use was and advised a part in the air conditioner needed replacing. The engineer went and got another part. He returned, changed the part and fixed the problem. The engineer's name was Marcos. He ...
Other places to stay in Greece
Ammoudes Koskinou, Kalithea | 5 star hotelfrom $163
Loutraki Korinthias, Loutráki | 5 star hotelfrom $155
Limin Hersonissou, Hersonissos | 3 star hotelfrom $258
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $106
- Awful Service, Average Hotel
- Great base for Athens
Neos Kosmos, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $139
- Wonderful Hotel - an oasis of calm compared to the heat and chaos of the city
- Very Nice Place
- The most immaculate hotel ever
Athens International Airport, Spata | 4 star hotelfrom $162
- Relax at Athens airport
- The Perfect Hotel Experience
- Go for the bathroom on the expense account
Akti Miaouli & Papanikolaou, Rhodes | 4 star hotelfrom $129
Agios Ioannis Peristeron, Agios Ioannis | 4 star hotelfrom $219
8 Monastiriou Street, Thessaloniki | 5 star hotelfrom $74
1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $163
- Best in Athens
- One word: Superb
????? 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $82
- Horrible rooms and breakfast
- Good location, Small clean rooms
- Nice Value
Aghia Pelagia, Agia Pelagia | 5 star hotelfrom $257
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $125
- Nice, but......
- AWESOME stay
- Location, location, location
Trianta Beach, Ialyssos | 3 star hotelfrom $183
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $385
- Rich Opulence Details
- The Absolute Best!
PO Box 105, Kalithea | 4 star hotelfrom $91
Παλαιού Φαλήρου, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $103
- A Cruise/Conference Hotel
- Big Hotel
- Good Hotel, Nice breakfast and toiletteries
Kassandra, Kalithea | 4 star hotelfrom $126
Kallithea, Kassandra | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Never again....
- A detailed review of the Pallini beach hotel and surroundings.
- Not a 4 star hotel
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $159
- This hotel is super, and I know what I talk about
- Greco Imperial OK, No local flavor
- Dissapointed-definetely not a 5 star hotel.
18 Monastiriou St, Thessaloniki | 4 star hotelfrom $83
PO Box 359, Tigaki | 5 star hotelfrom $181
2, M Alexandrou Ave, Thessaloniki | 5 star hotelfrom $110
- 5 star hotel, but not a 5 star experience
- Had a lovely stay at the Makedonia Palace
- Ultimate experiance
PO Box 9 (Platanias), Chania | 3 star hotelfrom $63
- More like a 3 star
- Animation team
Limenas Chersonisou, Hersonissos | 4 star hotelfrom $117