Var Hotel Athens
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... a acoustic band. Quite often traditional greek music (Zorba!) but sometimes a bit of classic rock. It adds a wonderful warm feeling to the city. Sometimes I feel like I'm in a movie, especially when I heard one busker playing the godfather theme....yes I know I'm in the wrong country but still felt pretty magical. I am sad to be leaving Greece. I eish I had more time. Shall have to come back one year for a trip around the greek isles. ...
... Glass covered sections of the floor were interspersed throughout the interior of the museum, once again providing more glimpses into the excavations below.
This museum has won awards, and it was obvious why. A unique experience awaits the visitor upon entering its doors and should be on every traveller's list of things to do in Athens.
Just a small note: photographs were prohibited inside the museum, and as such my pictures here are limited.
... whew – just made it! After we chatted to someone for a little while it was 2pm and time to eat. Pub lunch would have been nice but I didn't want Fish and Chips nor the Ploughman’s lunch which IMO is not a Ploughman’s lunch.
We went to Horizon Court, ran into Slavic and asked for his recommendations and took him up on them. Although it was hot, we decided to eat out on deck under cover at Horizon Court on the Port side which had more shade ...
... minutes before walking pass the Turkish Baths and the Fethiye Mosque on our way to the ruins of Hadrian's Library.
We next found ourselves in the Monastiraki flea market (again!) before ending our tour at the Church of Agios Eleftherios. There were a few museums on the list as well, but by the time we got there they were all closed for the day.
We had thoroughly enjoyed the walking tour and would fully recommend it to anyone going to Athens. It ...
... with passion and excitement about his profession and new post. At the same time he is very humble and this is what I really like about him.
Dimitrios has spent many years abroad participating in a wide range of prestigious culinary events, gaining professional experience and life-lasting memories. Throughout his career in and outside the Hilton chain, he has led a variety of upscale dining establishments ...
Other places to stay in Athens
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $118
- Awful Service, Average Hotel
- Great base for Athens
Neos Kosmos, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $130
- Wonderful Hotel - an oasis of calm compared to the heat and chaos of the city
- Very Nice Place
- The most immaculate hotel ever
1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $123
- Best in Athens
- One word: Superb
????? 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $74
- Horrible rooms and breakfast
- Good location, Small clean rooms
- Nice Value
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $76
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $130
- Nice, but......
- AWESOME stay
- Location, location, location
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $323
- Rich Opulence Details
- The Absolute Best!
Παλαιού Φαλήρου, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $115
- A Cruise/Conference Hotel
- Big Hotel
- Good Hotel, Nice breakfast and toiletteries
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.
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $67
- Convenient location next to the Metro
- Want a rooftop pool in Athens?
- Great place to stay
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $118
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $119
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $80
- Enjoyed the stay
- Great Rooftop Pool
- Una maravilla de piscina
Makriyanni, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- 3 blocks from acropolis--great location
- Best Part of this hotel was the bartender, Fotis
- Close to Acropolis, but average hotel
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $91
Kolonaki, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $111
- Would not stay here again
- Oh what a hill...
- Good location in Athens, nice 4/5* hotel
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $160
- Enjoyed my stay....
- Quite Impressed! Really Enjoyed Our Stay
- There is no rooftop pool!!
Αθήνα 6, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $46
Omonia Square, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $48
- Arachnophopbes beware
- Was very pleasantly surprised
- Dorian was good
Omonia Square, Athens | 3 star hotelfrom $48
Syntagma Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $86
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $78
- Terrible Hotel
- The Worst Customer Service EVER!
- No es un cinco estrellas
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $102
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $154
- Excellant hotel
- Great Value and Wonderful Location
- Incredibly Perfect Location - Luxurious & Fun
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $49
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $95
- Loved this Hip Hotel
- Fresh attitude
- Great for the price