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... tour. This went past the ruins of the Roman & Greek Agora, Hadrians Library and the Temple of Zeus. We went up the Hill of Aries where there was an amazing view of the city and of the Acropolis. ( Athens is a city much prettier from up high). We saw the Panathenaic Stadium. The original stadium here used to host the Panathena Games in Ancient times and it was where the first modern Olympics were held.
During the walking ...
... few tourists at the site but it was fairly easy to move around - but not easy to take photos without people in them. One lady in particular posed for her husband every few minutes - they have a lot of photos with her in then but we don’t think any photos were taken of him. About 9.30 the tourist buses arrived and hundreds (maybe thousands) of people swarmed over the site. We left about 9.45am.
... athens is just crazy nice, but i just said no incase. W reached our hotel by about 1, in a street full of incredible street graffiti.
After unloading we headed out to see what we could find for lunch. A beautiful roof top bar looking ...
... simply felt like a typical run-down section of any large urban area, it contrasted sharply to our carefree Island Time. But the hotel was more than decent if not as charmingly warm as our lodgings in the Aegean paradise. We walked up to the rooftop. The bar was not yet operative, as the hotel was in the finishing stages of a complete do-over, which also, in addition to the location, explains its low cost, at least for central Athens, of €76. There we ...
... have a go. It was pretty unpleasant to start with! It went for about 15 minutes and I have no idea if it did anything... After that we had some free time for shopping before heading back to the ship. The tender boat back was even bouncier than the one to the island. There were a few green looking people by the time we got back. That night was our last night together. We went to the fancy restaurant on board for dinner. I went full yolo and had beef filet steak and lobster. ...
Other places to stay in Athens
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
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
Αθήνα 7, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $81
Αθήνα 2, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $125
- Nice, but......
- AWESOME stay
- Location, location, location
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $385
- Rich Opulence Details
- The Absolute Best!
Παλαιού Φαλήρου, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $103
- 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 $87
- Convenient location next to the Metro
- Want a rooftop pool in Athens?
- Great place to stay
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $114
Ζωγράφου, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $127
4 - 6 Michail Voda et Makedonias, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $95
- Enjoyed the stay
- Great Rooftop Pool
- Una maravilla de piscina
Makriyanni, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- 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 $104
Kolonaki, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $110
- Would not stay here again
- Oh what a hill...
- Good location in Athens, nice 4/5* hotel
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $212
- 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 $68
- Arachnophopbes beware
- Was very pleasantly surprised
- Dorian was good
Omonia Square, Athens | 3 star hotelfrom $52
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $93
- Terrible Hotel
- The Worst Customer Service EVER!
- No es un cinco estrellas
Syntagma Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $134
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $116
Syntagma Square, Athens | 5 star hotelfrom $166
- Excellant hotel
- Great Value and Wonderful Location
- Incredibly Perfect Location - Luxurious & Fun
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 2 star hotelfrom $53
Omonia Square, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- Loved this Hip Hotel
- Fresh attitude
- Great for the price