Travel Blogs from Olympia
... in our
journey on the Ryndam, she found a little wave action. For the most
part the waters have been so calm, we have not been able to feel her
moving. By morning, calm seas returned. Also my morning, the mid
nineties of Egypt retreated to the upper sixties, with overcast
Early on we discovered this port,
Katalonon, expected four cruise ships and more than 10,000 passengers
... trad plays, because I understood almost none of it. After their presentation we had some time to explore the fortress and take a final look at the coastal view. Before long we were back on the buses saying goodbye to Nafplion and headed to Olympia. We got there around midafternoon and checked into our hotel before heading to the Archaeological Museum of Olympia where Dr. Freni gave ...
... back to town for dinner. David's choice. He picked La Belle Helen for the beef steak. Looked like a T Bone. He enjoyed it. Couple of beers and then we wandered home with his new Mythos glass which I got him for his birthday. Legally!
couple of ouzo a in the room and off to sleep. Well David did anyway. I wandered around the room a bit bit but did nod off eventually. Thank ...
... of the road (even for Greece). I remember reading about this road in some motorbike blogs as being a must do if you ride in Greece and I can see why. I was continually accelerating, braking, hard left and hard right all the way. By the time we were nearing Olympia Ruth was ready to barf in the back seat and Shirley was almost in her lap due to the drop offs. Eventually we arrived into the Pension Posidon Hotel around 1:30 PM,dropped off our ...
... attending a mime concert in the theatre at night.
Our ship again set sail for Pirates, Greece at around 2:30 pm. We will once again sail through the night and arrive at the port around 8 am Monday 14 July 2014, from where we will tour the Acropolis etc. at Athens. Claire and I are looking forward to this as we do the "Panoramic Athens" tour. This should be very manageable for Claire to gain an over site of the key historical sites of ...
Other places to stay in Olympia
Douma 13 , Olympia | 3 star hotelfrom $72
Pyrgou-Olympias Ave, Olympia | 3 star hotelfrom $85
Drouva 1, Olympia | 4 star hotelfrom $96
- Great place for tourists
- Really a good choice
- An excellent hotel...
1 Karamanli Street, Ancient, Olympia | 3 star hotelfrom $60
Ancient Olympia, Olympia | 3 star hotelfrom $64
Olympia Village , Olympia | Hotelfrom $91
Olympia | 4 star hotelfrom $117
Praxitelous And Kondilists, Olympia | 2 star hotelfrom $39
Georgiou Douma St., Olympia | Hotelfrom $39
Varela 2, Olympia | 2 star hotelfrom $55
Tsoureka str.1, Olympia | 2 star hotelfrom $51
Varela 2, Olympia | 2 star hotelfrom $37
Xenofontos street, Olympia | Hotelfrom $39
Tsoureka 2, Olympia | 2 star hotelfrom $44
39, Praxitelous & Kondili Str, Olympia | 4 star hotelfrom $86
Praxitelous Kondili 2, Olympia | Hotelfrom $92