Radisson Blu Park Hotel Athens
Travel Blogs from Athens
... be a little nicer than the people in Houston. I did a little preaching of my own on the hill. Jason got too close to the edge of the hill and about fell. I think the entire city of Athens heard me freaking out and telling him that his facial hair and new tennis shoes does not make him a mountain goat.
There was a small charge to do the Acropolis Loop, but it was well worth the money. I didn’t realize that the ...
... rows of these meat shops in this market( I counted about 60 in all) and then the next section was the fish market in a similar style, but the smell at the entrance to this one lead Jeff and I to decide to miss it and head over to the fruit and vege market for some lovely fresh fruit for tea! One observation in Greece and several countries in europe is how behind the times they are with their mobile phones, compared to Australia and other countries we have ...
Wow, what a day! A super early morning start to beat the heat and the crowds to Athen's Acropolis. We met the Meyers at 7:15 am after breakfast and off we went. We started walking towards the public bus stops but were intercepted by a man offering to take us for a tour. We talked about price and decided to go with him and another driver so one family per car.
We took a bunch of pictures at the Acropolis, and we're ...
... really remember much of it. It doesn't really matter, though, as we all got the itineraries emailed to us and just had to sign up for roommates for the hotels. I'll be rooming with Ariana and Gabby, and we'll be gone from Tuesday morning to Saturday evening. It's supposed to be mainly an educational trip, but the itinerary doesn't look too bad and I'm excited (even if the forecast isn't looking so good). I'll try to keep updating every day or so, but ...
... quite interesting. On our way down we noticed an outdoor movie theater and decided to come back after dinner and watch the movie they were showing, "An Affair to Remember". It was wonderful. We walked in between these two building to find these red chairs, cushions, blankets and tables laid out with a large screen on one of the buildings. Then, if you looked to your left, you could see Acropolis lit up with the night sky as its background, how great is ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility