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Travel Blogs from Olympia
... to the north.
After a very short walk to the town, we
met our guide Eva, joined our group of about two dozen, and proceeded
to Olympia. Eva, in a relentless, machine gun like fashion, informed
us of the history of the area over the last few thousand years. First
stopping at the Olympia Museum and then to the archaeological site,
her non stop presentation made you wonder when did she ever take
... when my roommates had left to go back into town after dancing, and had some nice calming time to myself before packing up again and getting ready for bed. I’m absolutely exhausted here so it’s καληνύ 67;τα και φιλιά από την Ολυμπί ...
... the sides for the spectators and a clay floor. At each end there are marble strips (presumably for start and finish lines) with a limestone drainage system all around the edge of the floor. The only formal seating was a small limestone square which originally had wooden seating for the judges and a few dignitaries - the original corporate box. There also a curved line of limestone blocks that went across the floor and part way up each side - we ...
... we moved on to the BB King Blus Club Bigband concert which was also fantastic. I guess now, after having eaten too much, enjoyed a feast of music and planned what is to happen the next day, it was time to quit for the day, before doing to touristy thing in Ancient Olympia. What a life!!
We arrived in Port at Katakolon, a coastal port of Greece, approximately 30kms from Ancient Olympic at approx 8am 13 July 2014. It was a ...
... woke up pretty sick. At first we were hoping maybe it was a hangover as we had had some drinks the night before while swimming (and because I get hungover off very little alcohol). However, as the morning passed I started to grow pretty achey and mid-morning I ended up leaving the swimming pool deck where we had planned to spend our day and spent a few hours napping in my stateroom. It was probably the worst fever and achey, terrible sick feeling ...
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