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... towards each other, while a recording was taken from the middle of the circle, and one was taken from around the circle. After this mini performance, we were given some free time to do as we pleased. It was then that we found that the Greeks really don't like people taking pictures of any kind of ruins with flags or any kind of labeling item. A very irate woman came running towards my brothers and myself, waving her hands and yelling for us to ...
... changed back to the bald man with sideburns, but I expect the rap sextet to be playing at the Dionysos within the next 6 months. As much as the boats onboard entertainment is matching that ferry I caught in Malaysia (when it screened 'Titanic'), I really hope we get to Hydra soon!!' We did get to Hydra soon. And Hydra was stunning. We only had 3 hours there, but the port was in a dainty little town with clear blue water, beautiful brown and green hills and a plethora ...
... no sign of deterioration. We walked around the white marble stands, walked and ran the obligatory lap around the track and even walked up the tunnel that used to house the athletes, and now houses a replica torch and banner from every modern Olympics ever held.
Finally, after our time in Athens we could say with some form of authority that we knew what makes the Greeks such a great bunch of people. Pride. It came down to that one simple word. The people of ...
... including the ceiling and sourroundings.
From here we walked towards the Panathinaiko Stadium, home of the Olympic Games where everything started. It is really well maintained and has been used again since the new Olympic Games started (1876). Besides that it has a small show room with all the torches and propaganda from all the Olympic Games held from 1876. Tez was much more excited about this because in the Czech Republic they follow the Olympic Games with more enthusiasm ...
... with cocktails in hand, and the DJ playing in the background. Went for a dip in the pool. Dan went for a walk along the beach to see if there was anywhere to play touch. He was surprised when he realised that the rugby ball would not be the only ball in sight if they played on the beach with all the old naked men! Needless to say that he quickly returned to the pool! After we had soaked up enough sun we sat up on the picnic tables up above the ...
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 $119
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $118
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