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Travel Blogs from Athens
... Greece where as the British museum had only something vague like 'pillars to the Erechtheion. Greece. 400BC.'. It really isn't fair for Greece and for tourists that it's artefacts are still so far from their home. I feel that even if Greece entered a debilitating recession, these artefacts are a part of European history and of world heritage, so they'd be looked after. From Athens we booked a ferry to Santorini - because a trip to Greece wouldn't be complete with ...
... fee would only improve our view by 100m. We crossed the street to the National Garden. There's a wide variety of trees the grow in this garden, with statues and fountains. It was a nice place to enjoy some shade. We then walked to the pedestrian path called Dionysus Areopagitou. The modern world is on the left with shops, cafés, restaurants and museums then on the right you have the acropolis. We made the trek home. After ...
Today is pretty much a right off I didn't get to sleep till well after four and had to meet for departure at 7am. I was so overtired that I was way too emotional and ended up crying when I said good bye to my new friends. I really hope I will get to see then all again I had the best week ever with them. I find my hostel and wait for Bridget to arrive at about 12 pm I realise I have no idea when she gets ...
... and the other is Odeum of Herodes Atticus. The temples are the only two temples in Athens that still have no structural damage after all the ancient Greek fights fought in Athens tens of thousands of years ago.
The Temple of Hephaestus is an ancient Greek temple for the worship of Hephaestus, the god of the forge. This is one of the last temples that is still 100% intact after thousands of years. Touring this unique and ...
... Holy Rock of Acropolis dates back to the 5th BC. It is described as the mother land of western land of western civilization. Never happier to be in an air conditioned bus. Heard it would be the hottest here today. It turned out to be 35celcius (95degrees). Not too bad when in the shade as there was a breeze. But plenty hot while climbing. I always thought that Greece was a lovely Mediterranean country with lovely villas and crystal clean ...
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
Αθήνα 1, Athens | 4 star hotelfrom $92
- 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